A couple of hours from now, will probably be a brand new 12 months. And we hate to be the bearers of dangerous information, however as completely satisfied as we’re to see 2021 come to an in depth, we’re additionally reasonable about the truth that issues received’t magically get higher on the stroke of midnight tonight.
And, for the second 12 months in a row, the COVID-19 pandemic has put a damper on New Yr’s Eve plans, prompting many individuals who beforehand spent the night out in town to remain house. (It’s additionally a terrific excuse for individuals who hate New Yr’s Eve—and suppose it’s an overrated vacation with an excessive amount of stress to have enjoyable—to remain house with out judgment.)
For those who’re desirous about watching a TV countdown, however can’t abdomen the thought of seeing Ryan Seacrest’s face in your house—or are bored of the Occasions Sq. ball drop—listed below are another choices happening in numerous elements of the world. Right here’s the right way to watch them.
The World Information New Yr’s Eve Countdown Across the World
Ring within the new 12 months from quite a lot of places across the globe with out ever having to go away your sofa. This low-stress journey contains stops in:
- Sydney, Australia: 8 am ET
- Pyongyang, North Korea: 10 am ET
- Hong Kong, China, and Taiwan: 11 am ET
- Bangkok, Thailand: 12 pm ET
- Goa, India: 1:30 pm ET
- Dubai, United Arab Emirates: 3 pm ET
- Moscow, Russia: 4 pmET
- Cairo, Egypt and Athens, Greece: 5 pm ET
- London, U.Ok.: 7 pm ET
- Rio, Brazil: 10 pm ET
- New York Metropolis (Occasions Sq.): 12 am ET
Better of all, that is all occurring on one (free) livestream hosted on the World Information YouTube web page.
Miley’s New Yr’s Eve Social gathering Hosted by Miley Cyrus and Pete Davidson
Stay from Miami, it’s Miley and Pete! The Lorne Michaels-produced present will characteristic performances by Brandi Carlile and Billie Joe Armstrong, and can air on NBC and Peacock, starting at 10:30pm ET tonight and finish at 12:30 am ET on January 1, 2022.
Dick Clark’s New Yr’s Rockin’ Eve: Spanish Language Countdown
Whereas Seacrest is holding down the fort in Occasions Sq., Daddy Yankee and Roselyn Sanchez will likely be internet hosting the first-ever Spanish language New Yr’s Rockin’ Eve countdown from Puerto Rico. Along with being the fiftieth anniversary of the countdown, it can additionally mark the five hundredth anniversary of San Juan’s founding. It’ll happen at 11 pm ET (which is midnight Puerto Rico time) and can air throughout the Occasions Sq. broadcast on ABC.