Happy New Year!
Many people in Union County are heading to NYC for the ball drop. Here's what you need to know, thanks to Christopher Pagli of William Raveis Legends Realty in Rye, NY.
New Years Eve In New York City is expected to draw record crowds this year. If you are one of the million party goers here is a highlight and timeline for some of the major events lined up.
3pm - All of the streets in and around Times Square will close down in preparation for the nights festivities.
6pm - The New Year's Eve Ball will be illuminated and the journey to the top of 1 Times Square will begin
6:03 - The opening ceremonies will begin with a performance from the Sino-American Friendship Association between 46th & 47th St.
7:18 - Train will perform their new single "Mermaid", many are excited for that!
8:34 - Neon Trees will perform a mixture of their hits "Animal", "Lessons In Love", and "Everybody Talks".
9:35 - Carly Rae Jepson will perform a mixture of "The Kiss" and "Call Me Maybe".
10:20 - The USO's Liberty Bells Will perform "A Military Salute" in honor of our hard working troops.
10:37 - Psy will perform "Gangham Style", hopefully for the last time...did I just say that out loud? :o)
11:15 - The Associated Press will present its newsreel of highlights from 2012
11:38 - Ms. Taylor Swift will perform a mixture of her most popular songs
11:56 - Train will perform again, this time a cover of John Lennons "Imagine". that should be something to see...and hear!
11:59 - The 60 second countodown until ball drop begins!
Midnight - You guessed it, HAPPY NEW YEAR! The show ends at 12:15
Please be safe, drink responsibly, and celebrate many more New Years!