When you decide to turn off Syfy‘s annual Twilight Zone marathon for a toast of bubbly at midnight, will you turn on the ball drop? Which New Year’s Eve celebration will you choose? For those that have cut the cord, do you know how to stream the big ball drop celebrations? We’ve got you covered!

New York Times Square

Times Square giphy


There is an official Times Square Ball App, but if you want to catch the webcast online, there are plenty of options! The official webcast will begin tonight at 6pm ET and end at 12:15a ET, and can be watched at a variety of websites: TimesSquareNYC.org, Livestream.com/2018, TimsSquareBall.net, Facebook.com/TimesSquareNYC, and Twitter.com/TimesSquareNYC.


Dallas Reunion Tower

Dallas Reunion Tower Giphy


Though Dallas’ Big D NYE at the American Airlines Center is no longer a thing, don’t discount the city’s firework special! Dallas’ Reunion Tower will light up at midnight CT, and you can catch the celebration on facebook.com/reuniontower, the Reunion Tower webcam, and there are always the 24/7 webcams around Dallas.

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Seattle’s Space Needle

Simpsons Seattle Space Needle giphy


Seattle’s New Year’s Eve celebration at the Space Needle can be streamed in a variety of ways! King5 carried the fireworks in previous years and they plan to do so again, on their website, their app, and on Facebook. The Seattle Skyline Webcam is also an option. Seattle will have fireworks begin at midnight and run for about ten minutes.


Netflix New Years Countdown For Kids

Netflix New Years Countdown 2018

If you don’t want to stay up until Midnight, there are many animated New Year’s Eve celebrations for the kids over on Netflix! The  lineup includes All Hail King JulienBeat BugsLarvaPororoPuffin RockSkylanders AcademyTrollhuntersTrue and the Rainbow Kingdom, and Word Party. Even if you don’t have kids, go on and watch one or two. We won’t judge!

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There are plenty of fireworks and celebrations going on across the country. These are just three big New Year’s Eve events that you can stream tonight. Tune in to your local news stations’ website or Facebook page to see if they are carrying your nearest big firework show. Whatever you decide to watch or however you choose to celebrate, we here at Geek Girl Authority wish you a Happy New Year! Goodbye, 2017! Welcome 2018!



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