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New Years Trivia Questions


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New Year's trivia questions for the best NYE quiz night!

New Years Trivia Questions


  1. In which carol are the lyrics, 'We won't go until we get some' repeated?

  2. In some countries, New Year's Eve is also know by which Saint's Feast Day?

  3. Which traditional New Year's Eve song is known by a title which means 'time long past'?

  4. In which country does New Year's Day begin first: America or England?

  5. Feliz Año Nuevo means Happy New Year in which language?

  6. Which Stevie Wonder song begins with the lyrics, 'No New Year's Day to celebrate'?

  7. In which country do people wear red underwear on New Year's Day in the hope of bringing good luck and fortune for the rest of the year?

  8. Tidings is an old fashioned word meaning what?

  9. Where is the New Year's Eve Ball Drop celebrated?

  10. Which female artist sang 'The Perfect Year' which included the lyrics, 'if you're with me next year will be the perfect year'?

  1. Which country is first to enter New Year's Day: Australia or New Zealand?

  2. True or false: the month of January was named after a Roman God called Julius?

  3. What is the opening line to Auld Lang Syne?

  4. Unscramble the following word to reveal a firm decision made at New Year: TONIULOSER?

  5. What day will New Year's Day 2020 fall on?