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There’s 2.5 miles of public viewing. Get your spot along the NYC route!
West 77th Street & Central Park West at 9AM ET.
No (or limited) public viewing here.
CENTRAL PARK WEST
Early risers camp out starting at 6AM on the west side of Central Park West from West 75th to West 59th Streets.
Great views can be found along this stretch!
The Parade turns here onto Central Park South.
No public viewing.
CENTRAL PARK SOUTH & 6TH AVE
The Parade heads south onto 6th Avenue.
Great views from West 59th to West 38th Streets!
Avoid watching on 6th Avenue between West 34th and West 38th Streets & on West 34th Street between 6th and 7th Avenues. The national television broadcast limits viewing here.
MACY’S HERALD SQUARE
The Parade makes its final turn & stops in front of Macy’s Herald Square!
No public viewing here.
Grandstand tickets are not for sale to the general public.
No public viewing or press access in the telecast area on 6th Avenue from West 34th to West 38th Streets, and on West 34th Street between Broadway and 7th Avenue. Limited public viewing on the south side of West 34th Street between Broadway and 7th Avenue.
Want to get the most out of the day? Explore a neighborhood near you and follow our sightseeing tips for good times before the pyrotechnics go pop!
Locations and access are subject to change at the discretion of NYPD.
42nd Street & FDR Drive
Take it all in—the crowds, the lights—
at this Midtown spot.
34th Street & FDR Drive
Get close to all of the action at this location.
23rd Street & FDR Drive
Head to the FDR via a pedestrian ramp to enjoy this great vantage point.
18th Street &
Settle in here to view from FDR’s southbound lane.
Houston Street &
Visit this southernmost entry point to enjoy a view from downtown.