A Dozen Ways to Kiss 2020 Goodbye, Starting in New Zealand at 5 a.m.

Fireworks celebrating New Years Eve

We’ve been waiting for what seems like an eternity to put 2020 in the rear view mirror. 
The sooner, the better, right?
Thanks to the tireless reporting efforts of NOWCastSA Intern Rebecca Espinoza, we have ways for you to start kissing 2020 goodbye online as early as 5 a.m. on Dec. 31. 

Here’s your globe-circling, 21-hour guide to turning the page on 2020 from Auckland, New Zealand to Seattle, Washington (all listings are San Antonio times)

Thursday 5:00 a.m.
Auckland, New Zealand 
Thursday 7:00 a.m.
Sydney, Australia 

Thursday 10:00 a.m.
Manilla, Philippines

Thursday 12:30 p.m.
Thursday 3:00 p.m.
Moscow, Russia
Thursday 5:00 p.m.
Paris, Notre Dame
Thursday 6:00 pm (midnight Greenwich Mean Time):
Edinburgh, Scotland
PLUS: Iconic Scottish Clock That Always Runs Fast Won't Be Set Back  
(find out why!)

Thursday 9:30 p.m.
YouTube’s virtual party featuring J Balvin, Demi Lovato, MrBeast and more

Thursday 10 p.m.
San Antonio Parks Foundation

Thursday 11:00 p.m.
Watch the ball drop in Times Square!

 Friday 2:00 a.m.

Or: follow New Year's Eve around the world through EarthCams in 19 cities