The festival New Year, also known as Jour Des Étrennes, will be celebrated on 1st January in 2012 in France.
New Year is celebrated on 1st January and in 2012 New Year will be celebrated on 1st Sunday of January. Countries like Germany, India, Japan, Malaysia, Republic Of Korea, Singapore, United States, Brazil, Canada and China also celebrate New Year with great fervor and refer to it as Jour Des Étrennes in France.New Year is one of the most popular festivals in United States and is also called New Year's Eve.
In some other countries Jour Des Étrennes is also referred to as Chap Goh Mei, Chun Jie, Lunar New Year, New Years Eve, Revillion, Seollal, Shogatsu and Silvester.
New Year dates 2012 around the world: