The rehearsal of the descent of the iconic crystal ball was conducted yesterday, which will mark the start of the New Year in Times Square, where millions of people around the world will gather.
The sphere, composed of 2,688 crystal triangles, appeared above a gigantic 2015 already placed several weeks ago. During the seconds after the noon, dozens of tourists and locals could see how the crystal ball lit up and down its 3256 green red, blue, green and white lights.
The first crystal ball to descent the building One of Times Square to welcome the New Year was in 1907; However, it is important to note that the celebrations are held in this town since 110 years ago.
The area has become a symbol of the New Year worldwide. During the celebration of this year, Ryan Seacrest will be the host of the event, along with Taylor Swift, Idina Menzel, Florida Georgia Line and Magic! among the musical guests.