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A guide to New Year’s Eve in NYC

Make New Year’s Eve 2022 worth remembering using our guide containing things to do and how to celebrate

Shaye Weaver
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Shaye Weaver
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New Year's Eve 2021 is almost here and 2023 is just around the corner, finally! The biggest party in NYC in Times Square is back but only fully vaccinated people will be able to celebrate in Times Square at the strike of midnight. It'll be a different NYE, but there's much fun to be had as we kick 2021 to the curb. This is our essential guide to New Year's Eve 2022 in New York City

When is New Year’s Eve?

New Year’s Eve takes place on the last day of the year: Saturday, December 31, 2022.

 

When is the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration?

Friday, December 31, starting at 6pm. 

Who will be performing and what will I see during the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration?

The New Year’s Eve Ball coverage begins at 6 p.m. and will include hourly countdowns and live musical performances, which will be announced soon. Dick Clark's New Year's Rockin' Eve is hosted by Ryan Seacrest will return as well. NBC and Carson Daly will host their own show.

How do I tune in to see the ball drop?

The Times Square Alliance and Countdown Entertainment are streaming a webcast of the 2021 New Year's Eve celebration starting at 6pm.

You can also watch the ball drop live at TimesSquareNYC.org and TimesSquareBall.net.

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