Times Square Alliance, Countdown Entertainment to Provide New Year's Eve HD Satellite Feeds

Six-and-a-half hour webcast also offered in partnership with Livestream

The Times Square Alliance is again teaming with Countdown Entertainment to provide free HD satellite feeds of New Year's Eve in the Square, with uninterrupted domestic and international feeds.

In addition, in partnership with Livestream, there will be a six-and-a-half hour webcast. Three cohosts will cover the ball-raising, performances and hourly countdowns to midnight.

A free noncommercial live stream video-player widget is available for embedding in Web sites and Facebook profile pages. The webcast will also stream at TimesSquareNYC.org, Livestream.com/2012 and TimesSquareBall.net. It begins at 5:50 p.m. on Dec. 31, 2011, and end 12:15 a.m. on Jan. 1.

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Behind-the-Scenes and Live Times Square New Year’s Eve Event Coverage

Countdown Entertainment and the Times Square Alliance, the co-organizers of the famous Times Square New Year's Eve Ball Drop celebration, are once again offering HD satellite and fiber feeds of the celebration from Times Square, New York. The clean, uninterrupted feeds are available free of charge to domestic and international media organizations, and feature exclusive, panoramic views from more than 20 camera locations, highlighting the ambient and natural sounds of the revelers, the lighting and raising of the famous New Year’s Ball, hourly countdowns, musical entertainment (TBA) and more.