New Year’s Eve Celebrations Around Rio

By Chesney Hearst, Senior Contributing Reporter

RIO DE JANEIRO, BRAZIL – From the shores of Barra da Tijuca in Rio's Zona Oeste (West Zone), all across the city to Zona Norte (North Zone), millions of people will come together to celebrate New Year's Eve, or Réveillon, as the holiday is known in Brazil. While Copacabana Beach boasts the largest event without question, there are countless other options throughout the Cidade Maravilhosa.

Over two million people are expected to head to the shoreline of Copacabana for the Subscribe to our Premium Membership Plan. Already Subscribed?