Where to Watch the Best 2023 New Year’s Eve Specials Online – The Hollywood Reporter

If you purchase an independently reviewed product or service through a link on our website, The Hollywood Reporter may receive an affiliate commission.

Skipping all parties and ringing in 2023 from home? You can still say goodbye to 2022 and tune in to live countdowns in New York’s Times Square, California’s Disneyland and beyond. And whether you’re into pop, country or comedy, there’s a show for everyone. Keep reading for the best 2023 New Year’s Eve specials to watch online, including Miley Cyrus’ second-ever show (co-hosted with godmother Dolly Parton) and the annual Rocking New Year’s Eve by Dick Clark Ryan Seacrest hosts CNN’s Countdown with Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen. It is expected to be alcohol free.

How to Watch New Year’s Eve Specials 2023 Online

If you want to watch the best New Year’s Eve 2023 specials on your TV, smartphone or tablet, you’ll need a subscription to cable or a video-on-demand (SVOD) service to stream the events live. Most smart TVs already support SVOD apps, but if yours doesn’t you’ll need to connect it to a streaming stick or device like Amazon Fire Stick, Apple TV, Google Chromecast or Roku.

Cable channels also allow you to stream live directly from their websites when you link your existing TV account. Check with your cable TV provider for details.

Next, The Hollywood Reporter We have rounded up some of the best 2023 New Year’s Eve specials to stream online. If you’re planning to watch the Rose Parade and Rose Bowl game, check out how to watch those festivities here.

Times Square New Year’s Eve Celebration (Free Webcast)

Actor and TV personality Jonathan Bennett will return to co-host the 2023 New Year’s Eve Ball Drop in Times Square with Jeremy Hassell. Bennett, who hosted the event in 2016, 2019, 2020 and 2021, starred in Mean Girls and a Hallmark holiday film Holiday Sitter and organized Cake Wars, Halloween Wars And Holiday Wars. Hassel, who has hosted many live events and celebrity interviews, has been part of the Times Square New Year’s Eve celebration since 2016.

Chelsea Cutler and JVKE headline commercial-free webcast and broadcast music performances.

Ceremony Start Time: December 31st at 6pm ET; The ball drops at midnight

How to Watch Times Square 2023 New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Online: VNYE Webcast (free), timequarenyc.org (free)

Millie’s New Year’s Eve Party (NBC and Peacock)

Co-hosted with Dolly Parton, Miley Cyrus will host her second New Year’s Eve special, which will air live on NBC and air on the Peacock from Miami. The two-hour celebration will include performances by Latto, Lily, Fletcher, Rae Sremmurd and Sia, as well as appearances by Saturday Night LiveHis Chloe Fineman and Sarah Sherman and the comedy trio Please Don’t Destroy.

Show start/end time: December 31st from 10:30pm to 12:30pm ET/PT.

How to Watch NBC Online: NBC.com (Cable account required) FuboTV ($70 and up per month), Hulu with Live TV ($70 and up per month; includes Disney+ and ESPN+), the peacock App ($5 to $10 per month)

New Year’s Eve Live: Nashville’s Big Bash (CBS and Paramount+)

Country music fans can ring in 2023 and stream live New New Year’s Eve Live: Nashville’s Big BashGrammy-nominated musicians Jimmy Allen and Elle King and co-host Entertainment tonightRachel Smith. Kelsea Ballerini, Sheryl Crow, Brooks & Dunn, Zac Brown Band, Luke Bryan, Riley Green, Little Big Town and many other music stars. It airs live on CBS from Music City and streams on demand on Paramount+.

Show start time: Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. ET

How to Watch CBS Online: CBS.com, Paramount + ($50 to $100 per year; half off annual plans for new and returning subscribers until January 2, 2023)

Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest 2023 (ABC)

51st Annual Dick Clark’s New Year’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest It airs from Times Square in New York at 5 pm PT/8 pm ET on ABC, where executive producer Seacrest hosts for the 18th year with Liza Koshy and Jesse James Decker. The NYC celebration will feature performances by Duran Duran, New Edition, J-Hope and Jax. Ciara will host from the celebration’s new location at the Disneyland Resort in Anaheim, where she’ll join a musical lineup that includes Fitz and the Tantrums, Shaggy, Ben Platt, Halle Bailey and more.

Returning host DJ D-Nice will headline the Los Angeles festivities, which will feature performances by Wiz Khalifa, Finneas, Armani White, Betty Who, Dove Cameron and Nicky Yours.

Grammy- and Tony-winning actor Billy Porter will lead the Central Time Zone segment from New Orleans for the fourth year in a row, and Roslyn Sanchez will host the Spanish-language countdown in Puerto Rico, where rapper Faruco will perform.

Show start time: Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. ET

How to Watch ABC Online: ABC.com (Cable account required) FuboTV ($70 and up per month), Hulu with Live TV ($70 and up per month; includes Disney+ and ESPN+)

2022: It’s Toast! With Hoda and Jenna (NBC and Peacock).

Starting at 8 pm ET on NBC, 2022: It’s Toast! Hoda Kotb and Jenna Bush Hager co-host. The duo will take a humorous look at the year’s bloopers, viral videos and trends, and the show will include commentary from comedian Howie Mandel. Vanderpump rules Star Lisa Vanderpump and many more.

Show start time: Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. ET

How to Watch NBC Online: NBC.com (Cable account required) FuboTV ($70 and up per month), Hulu with Live TV ($70 and up per month), the peacock App ($5 to $10 per month)

New Year’s Eve Live With Anderson Cooper and Andy Cohen

In their sixth year as co-hosts, Anderson Cooper (who hosted CNN’s New Year’s Eve broadcast for 20 years) and Andy Cohen will lead CNN. New Year’s Eve live from Times Square, which reporters are expected to include no on-camera drinking. At 12:30 a.m. ET, CNN reporter Don Lemon will take over for the Central Time Zone countdown broadcast in New Orleans. For the first time, the event will continue until 2 a.m. ET in Boise with its first Mountain Time Zone celebration. Expect appearances and appearances by Kevin Hart, Usher, Ellie Goulding, Patti LuPone, Patti LaBelle, Tenacious D, Nick Cannon, John Stamos, Ava Max, REO Speedwagon, Kenny Loggins, Richard Marks, Jennifer Lewis, Jean Smart and Cheri Oteri.

Show start time: Dec. 31 at 8 p.m. ET

How to watch CNN online: CNN.com (may require a cable account), Directive Stream ($70 and up per month), Hulu with Live TV ($70 and up per month), Sling TV (From $40 per month)

Leave a Comment