3...2...1Happy New Year! Photos of Celebrations Around the WorldThe Daily Beast12.31.123...2...1Happy New Year! Photos of Celebrations Around the WorldHooray! See photos of revelers around the world.The Daily Beast12.31.12 5:16 PM ETGreg Wood/AFP/GettyNew Year’s Eve Celebrations Around the WorldHooray! See photos of revelers around the world. Robert Michael/AFP/Getty Dresden, GermanyFireworks erupt over on the Elbe river in Dresden, eastern Germany during the New Year's celebrations.Patrik Stollarz/AFP/GettyCologne. GermanyFireworks light up the Dom church on the Rhine river in Cologne, western Germany after midnight as part of the New Year celebrations. Gregorio Cunha/AFP/GettyFunchal Bay, Madeira IslandFireworks light up the sky above Funchal Bay, Madeira Island, to celebrate the arrival of the New Year.Kazuhiro Nogi/AFP/Getty Tokyo, JapanPeople release balloons to celebrate the New Year's during an annual countdown ceremony produced by the Prince Park Tower Tokyo.Ishara S. Kodikara/AFP/GettyKelaniya, Sri LankaA Sri Lankan Buddhist devotee lights oil lamps at the Kelaniya Temple in Kelaniya on January 1, 2013. Many Sri Lankans marked the beginning of the 2013 New Year with religious ceremonies.Monika Graff/GettyNew York CityConfetti rains down at the stroke of midnight in Times Square. Monika Graff/GettyNew York CityConfetti rains down at the stroke of midnight as close to one million gather in Times Square. John Minchillo/APNew York CityA worker clears confetti from a sidewalk in Times Square after midnight. Ari Versiani/AFP/GettyRio de Janeiro, BrazilPeople watch fireworks along Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro on January 1, 2013, during celebrations by over three million people attending New Year's Eve festivities. Ari Versiani/AFP/GettyRio de Janeiro, BrazilFireworks light up the sky along Copacabana Beach in Rio de Janeiro during celebrations by over three million people attending New Year's Eve festivities. Kirsty Wigglesworth/APLondon, EnglandFireworks explode over Elizabeth Tower housing the Big Ben clock to celebrate the New Year. Adrian Dennis/AFP/GettyLondon, EnglandCrowds gather on The Embankment close to Big Ben and the London Eye in central London just before midnight in London. Petros Giannakouris/APAthens, GreeceFireworks explode over the ancient Parthenon temple at the Acropolis Hill during the New Year's celebrations in Athens, Greece. Czarek Sokolowski/APWarsaw, PolandThat's Szczesliwego Nowego Roku to them. (We think so, anyway.) Natalia Kolesnikova/AFP/GettyMoscow, RussiaRevelers watch fireworks illuminating over St. Basil cathedral at the Red Square in Moscow. Dita Alangkara/APJakarta, IndonesiaIndonesians watch firework explode in the capital. Wong Maye-E/APSingaporePeople are silhouetted as fireworks explode over the Singapore financial district to mark the start of the new year. Roslan Rahman/AFP/Getty ImagesSingaporeFireworks illuminate the sky to usher the new year at the Marina Bay in Singapore. Greg Wood/AFP/GettySydney, AustraliaCheers, mate! Australia revels in being among the first to ring in 2013.