New Years Eve Ball Drop 2019 : 2019 is right around the corner, and New Year’s Eve just wouldn’t be the same for many Americans without watching the Times Square ball drop.
This year, there are more ways than ever to watch the biggest night of the (new) year. To help ease the last-minute stress, we have all the details you need to watch the ball drop live on New Year’s Eve.
It’s New Year’s Eve 2018, and that means it’s time to pop open the Champagne (or Prosecco) and… find a New Year’s Eve countdown from the cozy comfort of your own home. With so many ways to watch the New Year’s countdown and ball drop for free, it’s tempting to stay in and enjoy the festivities. And with so many free trials for streaming services, we wouldn’t blame you one bit if you ditch the cold for a night in with your favorite snacks, beverages, and yes, your preferred channel and countdown co-hosts.
Whether you watch the ball drop on ABC’s long-running New Year’s Rockin’ Eve or CNN’s annual New Year’s Eve Live—or something else entirely—there are plenty of streaming services with free trials to get your new year started with style. Here’s how to live stream the 2019 New Year’s Eve countdown and ball drop for free.
With DirectTV Now, you can watch watch Ryan Seacrest host the 2018 New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with a free one-week trial, plus any number of other ball drop celebrations streaming live from New York’s Times Square. After the trial period ends, the service costs $40 per month for a package of at least 65 live channels that may just hold your attention well after that New Year’s resolution list runs out.