The year's biggest party is here and we cannot wait for all the performances to take place. If you plan to stay home that night then we can provide you with the best ways to not miss a thing from the Times Square New Year’s Eve event.

The New Year's Eve party begins live from New York’s Times Square on Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. ET featuring Mariah Carey, Thomas Rhett and Gloria Estefan on the stage countdown from the Big Apple and special appearances by John Legend, Demi Lovato, Fifth Harmony, Emeli Sande, Kid Ink, among others on live broadcasts from different parts of the world.

Heartthrob movie star ("Mean Girls") and national television host ("Cake Wars") Jonathan Bennett will host the official live webcast for the first time. He will be joined by Andrea Boehlke and Jeremy Hassell. Bennett will kick off the six-hour celebration at 5:55 p.m. EST welcoming the nearly one million revelers attending the event in Times Square and will introduce the star of the show, the Times Square Ball.

To enjoy the 6 hours event from home, you can access the live streaming:

NYE 2017 Celebration

The live Stream will begin at 6:00 p.m. EST on December 31, 2016 and will end at 12:15 a.m. EST on January 1, 2017.

The official Times Square Ball App is also available worldwide for free download through Apple’s App Store and via Google Play for mobile phones and tablets. The Times Square Ball App can be found in Entertainment, Travel, and News categories.

Visit www.TimesSquareNYC.org from your mobile phone or tablet starting December 31 at 5:55pm EST and watch the live mobile stream from their homepage.

 You can download Livestream for mobile, available through Apple’s App Store and via Google Play for mobile phones and tablets, and connect to the New Year's Eve live webcast.

You can also see the live event on our page through the embed live streaming at the bottom of this article. 

Here is the schedule for the 2016 show:

6:00 p.m. to 6:03 p.m.

Lighting and Raising the Times Square New Year’s Eve Ball

6:53 p.m. to 6:56 p.m.

Good Riddance Day Highlights

6:58 p.m. to 7:00 p.m.

Hourly Countdown with Anderson Cooper

7:02 p.m. to 7:12 p.m.

Univision’s “¡Feliz 2017!: Performance by Luis Coronel

7:13 p.m. to 7:18 p.m.

Musical Performance by Jojo Abot

7:23 p.m. to 7:28 p.m.

 “Judgement Free” with Jenny McCarthy

7:57 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Hourly Countdown with Silentó

8:11 p.m. to 8:23 p.m.

Musical Performance by Rachel Platten

 8:29 p.m. to 8:35 p.m.

ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve”: Performance by Gloria Estefan

8:53 p.m. to 8:58 p.m.

The USO Show Troupe Performance

8:58 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.

Hourly Countdown with FNC’s “All-American New Year”

9:12 p.m. to 9:24 p.m.

Musical Performance by Gavin Degraw

9:37 p.m. to 9:43 p.m.

ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve”: Performance by DNCE

10:02 p.m. to 10:12 p.m.

Univision’s “¡Feliz 2017!: Performance by Lupillo Rivera

10:34 p.m. to 10:41 p.m.

ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve”: Performance by Thomas Rhett

10:46 p.m. to 10:51 p.m.

Musical Performance by Silentó

10:57 p.m. to 11:01 p.m.

Hourly Countdown with Raúl de Molina

11:02 p.m. to 11:09 p.m.

Univision’s ¡Feliz 2017!: Performance by Don Omar

11:38 p.m. to 11:44 p.m.

ABC’s “Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve”: Performance by Mariah Carey

11:51 p.m. to 11:58 p.m.

Special Musical Performance by Rachel Platten

11:59 p.m.

The Sixty-Second Countdown

Enjoy the Live Stream!