New Year celebrations in the Algarve have been increasing in popularity each year.

The beautiful scenery in Algarve coast enhances the celebrations making New Years one of the most memorable nights of the year. There are parties and celebrations everywhere, including the largest and perhaps most popular in Albufeira.

A giant stage is set up in the Fisherman's Beach Square to present two fabulous concerts and starting around 22:30. well-known International and National bands perform. The whole area is filled with spectators, young and old. At midnight a spectacular Fireworks show, from the top of the escalator on the Fisherman’s Beach is lit up. This display can be seen for miles around. This area is known as the Belvedere or "Pau da Bandeira",

You can also enjoy the celebrations in many other Algarve cities: Other cities with New Years celebrations include: Faro,Olhão, Tavira, Vilamoura, Quarteira, Monte Gordo, Carvoeiro, Portimao, Lagos. In each of these locations there will be a fireworks show accompanied by concerts and other festivities. For a more intimate atmosphere, especially for those who prefer to spend the night in a cosy atmosphere, enjoy a sumptuous dinner, followed by lively dances. There are many options.

From one end to the other of the Algarve, there will be numerous hotels, including the three Hotels / Casinos in the region, which will open their doors to New Year's Eve celebrations. As well there are hundreds of restaurants throughout the region that will be pleased to welcome their guests on this special evening, offering the best of their menus and providing an unforgettable night for all! Restaurants often opt for a fixed New Year's Eve menu, usually including starters, 2 or 3 main courses, desserts, drinks, and many even offer a bottle of champagne. Some of the restaurants that have confirmed their New Year's Eve program are: (All these places need reservation in advance):

Lagos: Gaivota Branca Seafood Restaurant, Império do Mar Restaurant 

Alvor: Adega D'Alvor Casa do Rio Restaurant,  Lusitania Restaurant,  O Por do Sol restaurant A Cabana

Portimão: Naval Club - Restaurante do Cais,  Kibom Restaurant

Praia da Rocha: Squash Restaurant & Bar Humberto's Restaurant / Tapas Fogo de Chão Steak House,  All Beef Restaurant, Adris Restaurant / Lounge

Carvoeiro: Hexagone, Vimar

Armação de Pêra: Praia com Tempero,  Hera Restaurant, Bollywood Indian Restaurant,  Bistro 24

Galé: Restaurant Rei Dom Dinis Restaurante, Casa do Avô

Albufeira Old Town: Casa da Fonte Bar & Restaurant Atrium Restaurante,  Restaurant Cabana Fresca,  Restaurant Urban Pizza,  Flavours Restaurant,  Casa del Mar,  Bailote

Albufeira The Strip: Urban Pizza,  Três Palmeiras Restaurant,  Sizzling Stone Restaurant,  Fat Cats UK Family Fun Pub,  Palacete Restaurant ,Churrasqueira Beirã

Vilamoura: Hole in One,  Piri Piri,  19th hole,   Restaurante Mariscada

Almancil: Melting Pot Classic Pub,  Bijou Almancil

Quarteira: Street Kitchen Concept, Restaurant Dallas Restaurant,  La Cabane Restaurant

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