The festival New Year, also known as Shogatsu, will be celebrated on 1st January in 2014 in Japan.
New Year is celebrated on 1st January and in 2014 New Year will be celebrated on 1st Wednesday of January. Countries like Malaysia, Republic Of Korea, Singapore, United States, Brazil, Canada, China, France, Germany and India also celebrate New Year with great fervor and refer to it as Shogatsu in Japan.New Year is one of the most popular festivals in United States and is also called New Year's Eve.
In some other countries Shogatsu is also referred to as Chap Goh Mei, Chun Jie, Jour Des Étrennes, Lunar New Year, New Years Eve, Revillion, Seollal and Silvester.
New Year dates 2014 around the world:
Revillion Brazil 2014Silvester Germany 2014Chap Goh Mei Malaysia 2014Jour Des Étrennes Canada 2014New Years Eve United States 2014Chun Jie Singapore 2014Jour Des Étrennes France 2014Lunar New Year China 2014
Dates for upcoming festivals in Japan: