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Note that the following information relates to Times Square New Year's Eve 2016. Dates and information listed on this page are subject to change as New Year's Eve 2017 approaches.

To download coverage of any New Year's Eve press event, please go to: http://timessquareball.net/press/

Coverage is available in 16x9 HD broadcast quality, B-Roll footage (encoded as H.264), broadcast and web pre-packaged EPKs, photos and press releases. Video content will be uploaded mid-afternoon/evening on the day of the press event.

Below is a list of the press events for Times Square New Year's Eve 2016.


Calendar of Press Events

Tues, Dec 15 Official delivery of the number “16” to complete the "2016" sign atop One Times Square
Sun, Dec 27 Installation of Waterford Crystal triangles on the New Year’s Eve Ball
Location: One Times Square
Mon, Dec 28
 
“Good Riddance Day”—a day for New Yorkers and visitors alike to shed bad memories of 2015 in a ceremonial shredding.
 
Tues, Dec 29 Annual Confetti Test in Times Square
Location: Broadway Plaza between 43rd & 44th Sts.
Wed, Dec 30 New Year’s Eve Ball Test atop One Times Square
Location: One Times Square
Wed, Dec 30
 
Balloon Preparation for NYE—inflating hundreds of purple and yellow balloons for distribution on New Year’s Eve.
Location: 5th Floor of One Times Square
Tues, Jan 5 New Year's Eve Ball Relighting & Raising
Location: One Times Square


Press Releases and Media Advisories >>
 


The New Year's Eve Ball

Click to download hi-res versions. Be sure to credit photos to "Countdown Entertainment, LLC". Permission to use these images is only granted for news coverage of the Times Square New Year's Eve event.

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Images of New Year's Eve in Times Square

To use below images, please email TJWitham@TimesSquareNYC.org. Be sure to credit photos to "Countdown Entertainment, LLC". Permission to use these images is only granted for news coverage of the Times Square New Year's Eve event.

NYE 2015 Money Shot

For additional info on New Year's Eve in Times Square, including FAQ for attendees, history, parties and more, click here.