How to Watch and Listen to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival
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The 2018 Global Citizen Festival in New York City is just around the corner! Thousands of Global Citizens have taken action to help end extreme poverty by 2030 and, as a result, earned their tickets to join us in Central Park on Saturday, Sept. 29.
If that's you, kudos — we'll see you there! If that's not you, we've still got you covered. You can join the millions of Global Citizens around the world who will tune in and stream the festival live on TV, social media, and radio.
Here is your complete guide for how you can watch and listen to the 2018 Global Citizen Festival in New York, live, wherever you are.
Watch live coverage of the Global Citizen Festival on MSNBC and nbcnews.com/globalcitizen this Saturday, Sept. 29, beginning at 3 p.m. ET.
YouTube, presented by Johnson & Johnson
Stream the full festival live on YouTube, thanks to Johnson & Johnson, starting at 3 p.m. ET on Sept. 29. Visit our channel to set a reminder. (YouTube will send you a notification when we go live.) We'll also be posting performances, speakers, and clips of world leaders making crucial commitments on our channel throughout the night, so you can go back and watch your favorite moments over and over again.
Twitter, presented by Johnson & Johnson
Stream the full festival live on Twitter, also thanks to Johnson & Johnson, starting at 3 p.m. ET on Sept. 29. Visit our livestream page to set a reminder. (Twitter will send you a notification when we go live.) We’ll also be tweeting live coverage of the festival, so make sure give us a follow. Join the conversation yourself with #GlobalCitizen and #BeTheGeneration.
Listen to the festival live on Global Citizen Festival Radio on iHeartRadio, starting at 4 p.m. ET on Sept. 29. You can also stream directly on the iHeartRadio app by searching “Global Citizen Festival.”
Don’t go anywhere! We’ll be streaming the festival live on our website at the New York City festival page, starting at 3 p.m. ET on Sept. 29.
The 2018 Global Citizen Festival in New York will be presented for the very first time by Citi. MSNBC and Comcast NBCUniversal will air a live simulcast of the Festival on MSNBC and MSNBC.com. The Festival will also be livestreamed on YouTube and Twitter, presented by Johnson & Johnson. Proud partners of the 2018 Global Citizen Festival include Global Citizen’s global health partner and major partner Johnson & Johnson, and major partners P&G, CHIME FOR CHANGE Founded by Gucci, Verizon, House of Mandela, iHeartMedia, and NYC Parks. Associate partners include Microsoft, Great Big Story, and One Championship.