New Year’s Eve in Times Square is the sparkling event of the season. The iconic party in the square celebrates big with live musical performances, the famous ball drop and, once the clock strikes midnight, a massive fireworks display. If you’re brave enough to put up with the crowds and the cold, this display is one you’ll want to see.
Could it really be New Year’s Eve without fireworks? Hardly! New York City has some pretty amazing fireworks displays every NYE, from the Ball Drop at Times Square to Brooklyn’s Prospect Park. No matter where you are or what you’re doing on that beautiful night, you’re likely to see gorgeous, sparkling firecrackers explode in the sky.
Below are our favorite fireworks displays on New Year’s Eve in NYC.
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What time do the New Year’s Eve fireworks start?
Typically, they go off right as the clock turns to midnight.
Are the fireworks being livestreamed?
The fireworks in Times Square will be livestreamed. Read more about that here.
Where can I watch NYE fireworks in NYC?
Find out below!