1st January i.e., New Year’s Day (Nochevieja or Fin de Año) is a public holiday in Spain.
In Spain the new year celebration begin with a family dinner, traditionally including a Spanish Omelette, shrimp or prawns, and lamb or capon.
People also celebrate the end of the old year and the start of the new one at midnight with fireworks.
On New Year day people also spend time with their family and friends and also wish every won Happy New Year.
How to Wish Happy New Year in Spanish ?
In Spanish people wish each other Happy New Year by saying ¡Feliz Año Nuevo or ¡Prospero Año Nuevo.
People also greet each other saying ¡Te deseo un próspero año nuevo! which in English means I wish you a Happy New Year!