Watch the New Year’s Eve Times Square 2018 ball drop live stream video online free here. The NYE Countdown starts at 11:59 p.m. ET (GMT/UTC – 5) and ends at 12 midnight for the 110th annual event.
You can watch the live Webcast starting on Sunday, December 31, 2017 at 6 p.m. ET and ending at 12:15 a.m. EST on January 1, 2018. Get the full schedule and more details along with the embedded video player below.
Live Web-Feed video is posted above. The live Webcast will begin at 6 p.m ET. Until the live show, you can watch highlights from 2017. If you miss the live event check back for the full replay video will also be viewable via the player above.
On TV you can watch the Ball Drop in the U.S. on ABC, CBS, and NBC broadcast channels. Watch internationally on CNN with co-hosts Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen and on Fox News you can watch ‘All American New Year’ with co-hosts Ed Henry, Lisa Boothe, and Dean Cain.
The lineup of performers in Times Square broadcast on television is as follows:
ABC – “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2017.” Ryan Seacrest will host alongside Jenny McCarthy. Performers include Mariah Carey, Camila Cabello, Nick Jonas, Sugarland, Britney Spears (at Planet Hollywood in Las Vegas), Kelly Clarkson, Kane Brown, BTS, Fitz and The Tantrums, Khalid with Marshmello, Shawn Mendes, Charlie Puth, Florida Georgia Line, Halsey, Portugal. The Man, and Hailee Steinfeld.
Fox – New Year’s Eve with Steve Harvey: Live from Times Square -Performers include Andra Day and Neil Diamond.
Officiating this year at the 60 second countdown to 2018 is New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio and special guest Tarana Burke, founder of the #MeToo movement. At midnight, ‘Auld Lang Syne,’ John Lennon’s ‘Imagine’ and the iconic Frank Sinatra ‘New York, New York are the traditional songs performed as confetti descends upon the revelers.
The 2018 Times Square ball is 12 feet in diameter and is covered with 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles and lit with 32,256 Philips Luxeon Rebel LEDs. It weighs 11,875 pounds. You can get more details and pictures here.
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