1. Travel

Discuss in my forum

Heather Cross

NYE Ball Drop in Times Square

By December 29, 2012

Follow me on:

The NYE ball drop tradition began on New Year's Eve 1907, and since then the event has grown in size, splendor and fame. The weather forecast for NYE 2012 is looking fairly typical; with a daytime high of 35 and a low of 32, you'll want to bundle up if you're going to be spending the evening in Times Square waiting to ring in the New Year. Make the most of the experience with our tips for attending the ball drop in Times Square and suggestions for what to bring to see the ball drop in Times Square.

Article: New Year's Eve Ball Drop in Times Square
More: Times Square Neighborhood Guide
Map: Times Square Map

Photo of Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Drop, courtesy of Countdown Entertainment, LLC

December 30, 2012 at 3:09 am
(1) Newyorkstay says:

We almost have similar tips to see the ball but let us just add that half the battle is getting home unless they are staying nearby Times Square. May you have a happy 2013 Heather! Great articles always 😃

December 31, 2012 at 10:08 pm
(2) John Robert hector says:

Your information is paramount unto my plans & visitations!!!!

Leave a Comment

Line and paragraph breaks are automatic. Some HTML allowed: <a href="" title="">, <b>, <i>, <strike>

©2014 About.com. All rights reserved.