Since 2020 brought on so many challenges, people everywhere were excited to say goodbye to this crazy year and start a new chapter.
Many celebs welcomed 2021 with a bang! Like everyone else, they managed to find ways to celebrate around the world. We’re breaking down some of their New Year’s festivities!
Before we dive in, it’s important to remind everyone to travel safely if you have to travel, and to practice social distancing while keeping a mask on! This year has been hard on people across the globe, this is how some of your favorite stars moved on from 2020.
Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Doja Cat, and more take on Dick Clark’s Rockin’ Eve!
One of the famous New Year’s traditions looked completely different this year! The ball drop in Times Square, New York City was not packed with people, but artists still performed to give viewers at home an entertaining show.
Jennifer Lopez, Miley Cyrus, Doja Cat, Megan Thee Stallion, Lewis Capaldi, Cyndi Lauper, and more attended Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest. Other celebs hosted alongside Seacrest, including: Lucy Hale and Billy Porter.
Although the celebration felt very different this year, many stars attended to ring in the new year with millions watching from their living rooms.
Chrissy Teigen and John Legend’s Yacht Getaway
The couple welcomed the new year with their children and a few friends in St. Barts! They have been staying on a yacht and vacationing for some time now, and celebrated NYE in style with a fun, mini-fête onboard.
Teigen has been sharing pics of her family on their vacation since before Christmas Eve so fans could catch a glimpse at sweet moments in St. Barts. She even shared a snap in front of The Captain’s Rib Shack in Saint Maarten, if you were curious as to what foods they’ve been loving during their holiday getaway!
Kendall and Kylie Jenner snowboard into 2021
Kendall and Kylie took to the slopes this holiday season with a trip to Aspen, Colorado. Together, the sisters waved goodbye to 2020 while enjoying time in the snow. Although the Kardashian-Jenner family didn’t get to do their usual holiday celebration, Kim, Kourtney, and Khloe Kardashian had their own celebrations from home. Meanwhile, Kendall and Kylie were spotted in the mountains as they rang in 2021. If you want to celebrate like the Jenner crew, get your jackets and snowboard ready!
BTS, Halsey, Lauv, Steve Aoki, and more ring in the new year from Seoul!
These stars celebrated from South Korea at Big Hit Labels’ 2021 New Year’s Eve Live, with other K-Pop acts, such as: TXT, ENHYPEN and GFRIEND, BTS celebrating the New Year singing some of their old and new tracks. Their performance included their smash hit “Dynamite,” and three of their previous songs that featured three popular artists: Halsey, Lauv, and Steve Aoki!
The artists left messages for fans watching from South Korea or internationally, and said they were ecstatic to toast to the new year with the live stream taking place in Korean Standard Time.
Jonas Brothers say there’s no place like home!
Nick Jonas stayed in just like his brother, accompanied by Priyanka Chopra, of course. The couple was in London for New Year’s, and they posted pics to social media looking comfy and cozy for 2021.
While many celebs were on exciting trips or at fun events for the new year, some were just like millions who stayed inside without a big party this year. Joe Jonas and Sophie Turner kicked back at home to ring in 2021, with each other for company. The couple posted snaps to their Instagram as they rang in the new year.
These stars brought in the new year in many different ways with excitement and joy. How did you celebrate?