Children who can stay up until midnight will be dazzled by fireworks over Boston Harbor.(Photo: Patricia Pomerleau)
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People celebrate the New Year at a countdown event in Beijing. Greg Baker, AFP/Getty Images People take a selfie during a laser show at Burj Khalifa, the tallest tower in the world, to mark New Year‘s Eve in Dubai. Giuseppe Cacace, AFP/Getty Images Sri Lankan Buddhist devotees pray to bring in the New Year and Poya, a full moon religion festival, at the Kelaniya Temple in Kelaniya, Sri Lanka. Ishara S. Kodikara, AFP/Getty Images Spectators pass through security screening ahead of the New Year‘s Eve celebration in Times Square in New York. Peter Morgan, AP Spectators gather ahead of the New Year‘s Eve celebration in Times Square in New York. Peter Morgan, AP A man wearing a Santa Claus costume sells Santa Claus dolls as part of New Year‘s Eve celebrations at a market in Cairo, Egypt. Khaled Elfiqi, EPA-EFE Indian children dance to the local tunes at a party during New Year‘s celebrations in Bangalore, India. Jagadeesh Nv, EPA-EFE Children cover their ears as they light firecrackers during New Year‘s Eve celebrations in Manila, Philippines. Mark R. Cristino, EPA-EFE The Burj Khalifa lit up to usher in the New year during New Year‘s celebrations in Dubai. Mahmoud Khaled, EPA-EFE Fireworks illuminate the city‘s skyline during New Year‘s Eve celebrations in Yogyakarta, Indonesia. Ulet Ifansasti, Getty Images People attend the New Year‘s Eve celebrations in Seoul, South Korea. Kim Hee-Chul, EPA-EFE Fireworks explode over Sydney Harbor during New Year‘s Eve celebrations in Sydney. David Moir, AP People celebrate during New Year‘s Eve in Hong Kong. Kin Cheung, AP Syrian girls dressed as Santa Claus, buy gifts on the eve of the New Year in al-Hamidiyeh Market in Damascus, Syria. Youssef Badawi, EPA-EFE Fireworks light the sky over the Lotte World Tower after midnight during a countdown event to celebrate the New Year in Seoul, South Korea. Jung Yeon-Je, AFP/Getty Images Fireworks explode over Victoria Harbor during New Year celebrations in Hong Kong. Dale De La Rey, AFP/Getty Images A bride and groom react to their marriage documents during a mass wedding held in celebration of the New Year in Jakarta, Indonesia. Hundreds of couples took part in the mass marriage held by the city government to help the poor who were unable to afford a proper wedding. Dita Alangkara, AP Over 5 minutes of fireworks from the Sky Tower welcome in the new year during New Year‘s Eve celebrations in Auckland, New Zealand. New Zealand is one of the first major cities in the world to ring in the New Year. Dave Rowland, Getty Images A woman prays in front of lanterns to celebrate the New Year at Jogyesa Buddhist temple in Seoul, South Korea. Ahn Young-joon, AP A groom kisses his bride during a mass wedding held in celebration of the New Year in Jakarta, Indonesia. Dita Alangkara, AP Fireworks explode above Singapore‘s financial district at the stroke of midnight to mark the New Year‘s in Singapore. Wong Maye-E, AP Fireworks explode from the Taipei 101 building during the New Year‘s celebrations in Taipei, Taiwan. Chiang Ying-ying, AP People walks past the setting sun for the last time in 2017 in Lahore, Pakistan. Rahat Dar, EPA-EFE Pope Francis celebrates a New Year‘s Eve vespers Mass in St. Peter‘s Basilica at the Vatican. Andrew Medichini, AP A Balinese girl takes part in a traditional dance during in a cultural parade at a festival to mark the New Year in Denpasar on Bali island in Indonesia. Sonny Tumbelaka, AFP/Getty Images Around 40 lifeguards of the Swiss Lifesaving Society SLRG celebrate Sylvester (New Year‘s Eve) by jumping and swimming in the Reuss river with the Kappel Bridge in the background in Lucerne, Switzerland. Urs Flueeler, EPA-EFE
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