The Ball Drop 2010, one of the most popular annual traditions for New Year’s Eve, is amazing! You can watch the Ball Drop 2011 online below. Scroll down for a re-broacast of the live streaming video of the Ball Drop 2010.
Watch online video of New Year’s Eve 2010 from Times Square in New York City, thanks to the official stream from Times Square. The live streaming video started just minutes before midnight Eastern Time. But if you missed it, you can watch the ball drop below! ushering in the new year.
Last year’s webcast was seen by hundreds of thousands of viewers from 196 countries. The 2011 event included performances by Taio Cruz and many other celebrity guests. This webcast also includes first-ever wedding broadcast live from Times Square. According to Huffington Post, the first New Year’s Eve celebration in Times Square began in 1904.
“In 1904, after the New York Times had relocated to a new building in what had been known as Longacre Square. Publisher Adolph Ochs had successfully pushed for a renaming of the district, and the triangular area where the new building sat at the intersection of 7th Avenue, Broadway, and 42nd Streets has since then been known as Times Square.”
Happy New Year!