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New Year's Eve 2024-2025

Eat 12 grapes and watch fireworks over the Cathedral

Dates: December 31–January 1

New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve is a festive time in Mallorca! Many people from colder countries of Europe flock here to celebrate NYE or Nochevieja. The island of Mallorca boasts a mellow 60°F (15°C) in late December and vibrant festivities. The largest New Year's Eve parties are held in Palma, with plenty of live music and street decorations. The main highlight of the night is the fireworks display over the famous Cathedral of Santa Maria of Palma.


The epicenter of street celebrations is Plaza de Cort, which hosts the entertainment stage with various performances, live concerts, theatrical acts, and workshops. Thousands of people get together to sing along and listen to music,

What to do

Revelers stroll around the Fira de Nadal i dels Reis, a Christmas Market, offering food, beverages, various crafts, and decor items. Traditional sweets and New Year delicacies are usually available there. In addition, visitors can attend parties at restaurants, bars, and nightclubs, which offer special menus and entertainment events to celebrate Nochevieja. Mallorca is famous for its diverse food scene and wines!

Don't forget to bring the grapes to the largest street party of the year! A tradition requires that you eat 12 grapes at every stroke of the clock as it strikes midnight on New Year's Eve. Each grape is meant to bring good luck and prosperity for each month of the upcoming year.

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