Help make Alexa smarter on Alexa Answers. Sign in with Amazon

Miscellaneous

Why does a ball drop on new year's eve?


The annual ball-drop in Times Square to ring in the New Year is a year-round attraction over Times Square. The ball is in full public view all year. The actual notion of a ball "dropping" to signal the passage of time dates back to long before New Year's Eve was ever celebrated in Times Square

{{ relativeTimeResolver(1642646603771) }}

LIVE
Points points 5
Rating

Similar Questions
Sign in to view all similar questions

Join Alexa Answers

Help make Alexa smarter and share your knowledge with the world

LEARN MORE