WGN-TV rings in the New Year with “Chicago’s Very Own New Year’s Eve Blast!”

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CHICAGO, NOVEMBER 25, 2019 – Ring in 2020 with WGN-TV and “Chicago’s Very Own New Year’s Eve Blast,” live from downtown Chicago, starting at 11:30pm on New Year’s Eve.  Hosted by Ana Belaval, Dean Richards and Sarah Jindra, the 45-minute live special takes viewers to downtown Chicago as partygoers ring in the new year.  Immediately following the countdown to midnight, the show will feature Chicago’s largest fireworks, a mile-long display along the Chicago River.  The synchronized display will feature choreographed pyrotechnics and music, celebrating Chicago’s history, diversity, sports and culture – and kicking off 2020 and “The Year of Chicago Music!  “Chicago’s Very Own New Year’s Eve Blast” will also be streamed live at WGNTV.com/Live.

From left: Ana Belaval, Dean Richards and Sarah Jindra

Looking for places to celebrate in person? Whether you are looking for a place to stay, dine or just find the best viewing areas, check out NYEBlast.com.

WGN-TV is Chicago’s Very Own source for news and entertainment.  WGN News programs more local news than any other Chicago TV station and can be seen on WGN-TV, CLTV,  WGNTV.com and the WGN-TV News app.  In-depth local weather is available on all newscasts and the WGN-TV Weather app.  WGN 9.2 is Chicago’s home of Nexstar Media Group’s classic TV network Antenna TV and WGN 9.3 is Chicago’s Court TV network affiliate.  WGN 9.4 carries TBD, bringing the world of internet video to the TV screen.  WGN-TV is a Nexstar Media Group station.  For more information on Chicago’s Very Own WGN-TV, go to WGNTV.com.


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