New Year’s Eve Ball Drop Test in Times Square

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Times Square New Year’s Eve solemnisation co-organizers trial the dropping shot astatine 10:30 a.m. ET connected Dec. 30. They volition airy up the shot and nonstop it to the 130-foot rod connected apical of the One Times Square gathering successful New York.

The lawsuit co-organizers volition flip a elephantine power to initiate the ball’s kaleidoscope lighting effects.

The organizers said the shot is built with 32,256 energy-efficient LEDs and enhanced by 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles. It tin show a palette of implicit 16 cardinal vibrant colors and billions of patterns, creating a kaleidoscope effect atop One Times Square.

The Epoch Times volition livestream the event.