What to Watch on Tuesday: Pick your New Year’s Eve poison!

Posted by Brooke Cain on December 31, 2013 

Kathy Griffin and Anderson Cooper review the ground rules during the 2012 New Year’s Eve telecast on CNN.


New York Philharmonic Gala with Yo-Yo Ma (8pm, UNC-TV) - The opening-night gala of the New York Philharmonic at Avery Fisher Hall features cellist Yo-Yo Ma.

30 Greatest Women in Music (8pm, ABC) - A special saluting 30 female artists who have appeared on the annual “New Year’s Rockin’ Eve” shows.

A Toast to 2013 (8pm, NBC) - Kathie Lee Gifford and Hota Kotb host this reflection on the stories, stars and scandals of the past year.

New Year’s Eve Live (9pm, CNN) - Anderson Cooper and Kathy Griffin host coverage of the New Year’s Eve celebration in New York City’s Times Square.

New Year’s Rockin’ Eve (10pm, ABC) - Ryan Seacrest hosts from Times Square in New York City with correspondent Jenny McCarthy, while Fergie hosts in Los Angeles.

New Year’s Eve with Carson Daly (10pm, NBC) - According to NBC, Carson Daly brings in the new year with “some of the best musical performances from 2013.” That specific enough for you?

New Year’s Eve Live (11pm, Fox) - Mario Lopez hosts the Fox celebration from the Las Vegas strip, which features performances by J. Cole, New Politics, Krewella and Panic! At the Disco.

Note: You can watch the Raleigh Acorn Drop during an extended broadcast of WRAL’s 11 p.m. news

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