Is Happy New Year Capitalized?

Yes, Happy New Year is capitalized when it is used as a greeting or a heading. The word “Happy New Year” is capitalized in English because it is a proper noun. 


Happy New Year to you!

Do you capitalize New Year in a sentence?

You should capitalize “New Year” in a sentence no matter where it is placed in a sentence. This is because “New Year” is a proper noun and we always capitalize proper nouns in English. 


Happy New Year to you and your family!

If you are not talking about the celebration/event, then you may not want to capitalize “new year”.


Every new year that comes, brings more devastation to our forests.