5. Watch St. John the Divine’s Concert for Peace

Cathedral of St. John the Divine

The New Year’s Eve Concert for Peace at St. John the Divine is a traditional New Year’s Eve event in NYC. This year, the concert will be live-streamed on Thursday, December 31st from 7:00 to 8:00PM ET. Founded by Leonard Bernstein as a tribute to the people of New York City, the Concert for Peace has been performed annually for over 30 years.


The concert will be hosted by Harry Smith and will feature a welcome from the Right Reverend Clifton Daniel, Dean of the Cathedral. Members of the Cathedral Choir and Artist in Residence David Briggs will perform. You can watch the live-streamed concert for free on the Cathedral’s Facebook page and YouTube channel.