Ring in the New Year and experience the biggest festivities of the event in the state of Texas. The state celebrates New Years Eve 2017 with many family friendly, children and adult events.
Introduction to Texas
Texas is located in south central part of United States of America. This is second largest (comes after Alaska, the largest) US state and the largest contiguous USA state. The state is considered to be second most populous state after California. Texas is surrounded on south by International Mexican states, on west by New Mexico, on north by Oklahoma, on northeast by Arkansas and on east by Louisiana. Austin is the state capital where as Houston is the largest city in Texas. Texas has originated its name from Caddo language word Tejas which means friends.
Texas has varied physical and geographical features including landscapes, deserts, prairies, grasslands, coastlines and forests. Texas experiences a highly variable weather due to its large size. The climate of Texas ranges from extreme hot summers with humidity to extreme cold winters with snowfall. Thunderstorms, hurricanes and tornadoes also occasionally hit Texas. The state has also seen to have a harmful impact that is it emits the most green house gases among United States. The culture of Texas represents influences of Southern, Western and Southwestern regions. International pop culture has also a strong influence of Texas
Texas has many places which fantasize a wide range of tourists. Some of the most visited tourist attractions include San Antonio River Walk, Alamo Mission in San Antonio, Six Flags Fiesta Texas, Sea World San Antonio, Dallas World Aquarium, Natural Bridge Caverns, Houston Museum of Natural Sciences, Zilker Park, Children’s Museum of Houston, Dallas Arboretum and Botanical Garden, Barton Spring Pool, Dealey Plaza, Lady Bird Lake, Texas State Aquarium and Downtown Aquarium Houston.
San Antonio celebrates New Year Eve with many events. One of the best events in this city is the midnight firework display. People join this event in large majority. You can chip into any club or disco for the night and the music and atmosphere there, will not let you stand still at your toes for the whole night. Night life of this city is very amazing due to presence of many pubs, night clubs and discos in the area. All of these places offer some specialties at the New Year Eve.
In Austin the celebration starts at the noon and ends with the midnight when everybody gathers together and greets each other. Auditorium shores organize giant games for people to celebrate the New Year Eve. Children can enjoy the eve in Austin Children Museum with lots of games, food, fun, arts and crafts.
Trouble puppet Theatre Company also hosts a puppet show worth watching at the New Year Eve. Many artists (local and international) perform at the puppet show and the celebrations end with magnificent display of fireworks. Republic lives’s is the place where you can enjoy the biggest balloon drop of the evening accompanied with confetti explosions and surprise performances.
Accommodations on NYE
Some of the best accommodations in the state with easy access to all the celebrations include Homewood Suites San Antonio, Hyatt Wild Oak Ranch, Pinn Road Inn & Suites, Hilton Palacio del Rio, Hyatt Place Austin Downtown, Travaasa Austin, Holiday Inn Austin Airport, Four Seasons Hotel Austin, Lake Austin Spa Resort and Hotel Ella.