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A successful New Year Festival provides you with 2000 Experience Points.
—In-game description

New Year Festival is a Big Button technology in Age of Empires III: The WarChiefs that can be researched by the Aztecs, Haudenosaunee, and Lakota at the Market. As soon as it is researched, the player will receive 2,000 XP.

With the Industrial Age Old Ways Home City shipment, the cost is reduced to 250 food, 250 wood, 250 coin.

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Market technologies in Age of Empires III
European/Federal American
FoodHunting Dogs AOEIII Hunting Dogs · Steel traps Steel Traps
WoodGang Saw Gang Saw · Log flume Log Flume · Circular saw Circular Saw
CoinPlacer Mines Placer Mines · Amalgamation Amalgamation
OtherBlunderbuss Blunderbuss · Great Coat Great Coat · Frontiersmen Frontiersmen
Native American
FoodHunting Dogs AOEIII Hunting Dogs
WoodLumber Ceremony Lumber Ceremony · Forest People Ceremony Forest People Ceremony · Forest Spirit Ceremony Forest Spirit Ceremony · Deforestation Deforestation
CoinPlacer Mines Placer Mines · Fur dressing Fur Dressing
OtherSpirit Medicine Spirit Medicine · New Year Festival New Year Festival · Inti Festival Inti Festival
FoodHunting Eagles Hunting Eagles · Professional Hunters Professional Hunters · Hanami Parties Hanami Parties · Yozakura Lanterns Yozakura Lanterns
WoodWater Wheel Water Wheel · Regenerative Forestry Regenerative Forestry · Circular saw Timber Trade · Tropical Timber Trade Tropical Timber Trade
CoinBlanket Filters Blanket Filters · Flume and Ditching Flume and Ditching
OtherEastern Medicine Eastern Medicine · Civil Servants Civil Servants · Imperial Bureaucracy Imperial Bureaucracy
WoodHardened Iron Axes Hardened Iron Axes · Selective Logging Selective Logging · Blackwood Trade Blackwood Trade · Ebony Exports Ebony Exports
CoinPlacer Mines Placer Mines · Amalgamation Amalgamation · Gold Purification Gold Purification
OtherRoyal Hunters Royal Hunters · Tribal Societies Tribal Societies · Royal Banquet Royal Banquet · Transhumance Transhumance · Cow Loans Cow Loans
Big Button technologies in Age of Empires III
3WCIcon48px The WarChiefs
Flag AztecDE AztecsFounder · New Year Festival · Coatlicue Worship · Barometz · Aztec Scouting Party · Aztec Raiding Party · Aztec War Party · Cinteotl Worship · War Song · Tezcatlipoca Worship · Cipactli Worship · Gun Running**
Flag IroquoisDE HaudenosauneeWoodland Dwellers · Strawberry Festival · New Year Festival · Secret Society · Lacrosse · Horse Secrets · Rawhide Covers · Haudenosaunee Scouting Party · Haudenosaunee Raiding Party · Haudenosaunee War Party · Siege Drill · Maple Festival · Cooperation· Gun Running**
Flag SiouxDE LakotaNew Year Festival · Lakota Tokala Soldiers · Battle Anger · War Drums · Bonepipe Armor · Horsemanship · Flaming Arrows · Gun Trade · Cooperation· Lakota Lands** · Gun Running**
Age3DE Icon Definitive Edition
Flag IncanDE IncaQueen's Festival · Totora Reeds · Urcuchillay Worship · Inti Festival · Inca Scouting Party · Inca Raiding Party · Inca War Party · Royal Festival · Hualcana · Viracocha Worship · Coca Cultivation · Thunderbolts of Illapa · Gun Running**
* introduced in the Definitive Edition   ** in Knights of the Mediterranean