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January 1st, 2019

750,000 visitors in peaceful togetherness at the 29th Viennese New Year’s Eve Trail

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December 31st, 2018

29th Vienna New Year’s Eve Trail – 10 Hours of Entertainment and the Best Party Vibes

Hundreds of thousands of visitors from near and far are peacefully, harmoniously and exuberantly celebrating on the New Year’s Trail without any major incidents reported. The wait until the count-down for the New Year is reduced by fantastic live acts on 12 stages placed throughout the city centre. This year’s novelty, the “Street of Fortune” enjoy great popularity.

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December 31st, 2018

First Results -29th Vienna New Year’s Trail, approximately 350.000 Exuberant Visitors See Out the Year in Vienna’s City Centre

The 29th Vienna New Year’s Trail is in full swing and since 2pm and approximately 350.000 people are enjoying the wide range of entertainment and culinary highlights in the city centre. The exuberant atmosphere spans the Rathausplatz continues over the Hof, Graben and Stephansplatz to the Kärntner Strasse, where in peaceful harmony the last hours of the year are celebrated in high spirits.

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December 30th, 2018

29th Vienna New Year’s Eve Trail – Just One Night Until the Party of the Year Begins

Vienna city centre, the Vienna Prater and Aspern Seestadt welcome the New Year.
The final sound checks are being executed, the culinary stalls are being stocked and the last preparations completed. Tomorrow, the New Year’s Eve Trail will feature dancing, partying, joy and exuberance to welcome 2019 in style.

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Dezember 28th, 2018:

29th Vienna New Year’s Eve Trail – The Sounds of Construction Echo through the Inner City

12 Stages, 70 culinary stalls and many more attractions are being assembled in the Inner City

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December 5th, 2018:

The turn of the year at its best – the 29th Vienna New Year’s Eve Trail 2018/19
– 14 event locations
− 12 hours of entertainment
− Children’s entertainment in the afternoon
− The Graben transformed into Europe’s biggest ballroom
− 70 gastronomers with an exquisite selection
− Brilliant midnight fireworks at the Rathausplatz
− New attraction: “Street of fortune”
− New website:

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