The New Year’s Eve festivities will mean lots of crowds, street closures and subway service disruptions.
N and R trains running in both directions will bypass 49th Street between 7 p.m. and midnight on New Year’s Eve, while northbound No. 1 trains will bypass 50th Street from 7 p.m. until after midnight.
The NYPD will start closing midtown streets at 1:30 p.m. Seventh Avenue between 41st Street and 59th Street, Broadway between 47th and 59th, and Sixth and Eighth between 43rd and 47th. By 5 p.m, 42nd Street will be closed entirely between Sixth and Eighth avenues.