48 percent of parents do the New Year's Eve countdown by 9 p.m.
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<p>The Times Square crystal ball is tested one last time before tomorrow night's New Year's Eve celebration on December 30, 2014 in New York City. The ball is illuminated with 32,256 LED lights and is made up of 2,688 Waterford crystals. (Photo by Andrew Burton/Getty Images)</p>
Scripps National Desk
Posted at 11:21 AM, Dec 27, 2016
and last updated2016-12-27 11:43:26-05
If you're a parent who wants to get the kids to bed early on New Year's Eve — you are certainly not alone.