8 Everybody feels more festive, so reunions, night-outs, ad last-minute parties always happen around this time
7 Little drinking stalls pop out of nowhere
6 You get to see a lot of performers and bands for free
5 Non-Working Holidays; which means you can get totally wasted more often
4 A lot of fruits. Fruits make great garnishes for cocktails.
3 Sales, discounts, and freebies anywhere and everywhere
2 The possibility of a three-day affair with a tourist
1 More opportunities to party