Whether you are in Time Square gazing at the magnificent New Year’s Eve Ball or watching the ball drop on TV, the countdown is equally as exciting!

Fun Facts About the New Year’s Eve Ball:

  • The Ball is a geodesic sphere, 12 feet in diameter and weighs 11,875 pounds.
  • The Ball is covered with a total of 2,688 Waterford Crystal triangles that vary in size, and range in length from 4 3/4 inches to 5 3/4 inches per side.

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