Holiday News

All you need to know about this year's 'New Year's Rockin' Eve'

(Eugene Gologursky/Getty Images) (NEW YORK) Ryan Seacrest will return to host "New Year's Rockin' Eve" for the 16th time in a row on Thursday. During "Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2021," Seacrest will count down to 2021 with the help of actors Lucy Hale and Billy Porter. Ciara will also cohost from Los Angeles while Big Freedia will count down in New Orleans.
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Six New Year’s Eve movies to ring in the new year

(Dimitrios Kambouris/Getty Images) New Year’s Eve looks a little different this year, as most bars and clubs can’t have their usual night-long celebration due to COVID-19. But, no one can stop you from having an absolutely relaxing night of binge-watching movies. Here are six movies to help you ring in the New Year, some even with the most perfect timing.

Ring in 2021 with these top 5 cocktail recipes

(Ilya S. Savenok/Getty Images for Moet & Chandon) 2020 has arguably been a tough year for everyone, but with 2021 only days away it's high time to celebrate the New Year with fun cocktail ideas whether you're celebrating alone, over Zoom or with your immediate family.

2020 Christmas albums guaranteed to serenade you through the holidays

(Dia Dipasupil/Getty Images) Christmas is definitely going to look different for a lot of families this year and although choir choruses, community gatherings and Christmas recitals have been far and few between in 2020 — our favorite artists have released new holiday albums to help give a fresh sound to celebrations this year.

'Crippsmas Place' brings holiday cheer

(Daniel Pockett / Getty Images) (FREMONT, Calif.) A California suburb continued its extravagant decades-long holiday tradition, brightening up the neighborhood with hand crafted pop-culture decorations. According to KGO video part of this year's theme was Sesame Street.

How different countries celebrate Christmas

Christmas may be widely celebrated around the world, but Christmas traditions are hardly universal. Just like different U.S. states observe a wide variety of Christmas traditions, many countries have developed their own traditions and celebrations.

Zombie holiday lights: When should they come down?

The holidays are a lovely time of year, but they do have an end - and so, too, should even the best holiday light displays. For many homeowners, however, the question of when to bring down a cherished creation that may have involved hours of their own sweat and more than one sketchy reach from an imperfectly placed ladder can involve some difficult self-reflection.