A Spanish-language countdown might be incorporated for the primary time within the “Dick Clark’s New 12 months’s Rockin’ Eve with Ryan Seacrest” display this 12 months
The section might be broadcast from the U.S. territory of Puerto Rico, the place 1000’s are anticipated to collect on the island’s primary conference middle within the capital of San Juan, in keeping with Gov. Pedro Pierluisi.
The countdown will happen an hour forward of the only in New York as a result of Puerto Rico does no longer put in force sunlight saving time.
Officers stated the development will value an estimated $three.6 million and might be paid for with federal finances aimed toward offsetting the blow of the pandemic. Pierluisi defended the usage of the ones finances, announcing it’s an financial construction tournament designed to advertise Puerto Rico.
The ABC particular is broadcast from Occasions Sq. in New York Town. It’s the display’s 50th anniversary.