The “12.12.12” benefit concert for Hurricane Sandy relief will take place Wednesday at Madison Square Garden with Bruce Springsteen, Paul McCartney, The Who, Kanye West, Billy Joel and Eric Clapton. If you could not get tickets, there are plenty of other ways to catch this all-star event live.
The “12.12.12” concert is raising money for the Robin Hood Relief Fund, which provides aid and resources to other charities and organizations across the tri-state area providing relief efforts for Hurricane Sandy. The “12.12.12” concert was organized by the Weinstein Co., the Madison Square Garden Co. and Clear Channel Media and Entertainment.
The “12.12.12” benefit concert will also feature Bon Jovi, Kanye West, Alicia Keys, Eddie Vedder of Pearl Jam, Chris Martin of Coldplay, Dave Grohl of Foo Fighters and Roger Waters of Pink Floyd. For those who could not afford tickets or make it to New York, there are several ways of enjoying the concert.
In the U.S., “12.12.12” will be broadcast live on multiple channels. The full list is below. “12.12.12” will also be streamed live online on several sites. An embed of the live stream is below.
For residents of New York, New Jersey and Connecticut, movie theaters are offering tickets to concert broadcasts at select theaters. Residents would just need to go to the theater's box office to get free tickets. A full list of theaters can be found below.
The “12.12.12” benefit concert will begin on 7:30 p.m. EST on Dec. 12.
Theater Locations in New York
- Clearview’s Grand Avenue Cinemas,1849 Grand Ave., Baldwin,
- Clearview’s Franklin Square Cinemas, 989 Hempstead Turnpike, Franklin Square
- Clearview’s Babylon Cinemas, 34 Main St., Babylon
- Clearview’s Bedford Playhouse, 633 Old Post Road, Bedford
- Clearview’s Central Plaza Cinemas, 2630 Central Park Ave., Yonkers
- Clearview’s New City, 202 S Main St., New City
- Clearview’s Port Washington Cinemas, 114 Main St, Port Washington
- Clearview’s Squire Cinemas, 115 Middle Neck Road, Great Neck
- Clearview’s ChelseaCinemas, 260 W. 23rd St., Manhattan
- National Amusements’, Linden Boulevard, 2784 Linden Blvd.,
- National Amusements’ Island 16, Exit 62 & Route 97, Holtsville
- National Amusements’ Farmingdale Multiplex, 1001 Broad Hollow Road, Farmingdale
Theater Locations in New Jersey:
- Clearview’s Middlebrook Galleria Cin.10, 1502 Rte 35 South, Ocean
- Clearview’s Closter Cinema, 130 Closter Plaza, Closter
- Clearview’s Kinnelon, 25 Kinnelon Road, Kinnelon
- Clearview’s Parsippany Cinema 12, 3165 Route 46, Parsippany
- Clearview’s South Orange 5, 1 Trenchard Place, South Orange
- Clearview’s Succasunna Cinema 10, 21 Sunset Strip, Succasunna
- Clearview’s Warner Quad- Ridgewood, 190 E. Ridgewood Ave., Ridgewood
- Clearview’s Wayne Preakness Cinemas, 1220 Hamburg Turnpike, Wayne
- FrankTheatres Towne Stadium 16, 6733 Black Horse Pike, Egg Harbor Twp.
- FrankTheatres South Cove Stadium 12, 191 Lefante Way, Bayonne
- Marquee Cinemas, Orchard 10, 1311 Route 37 West, Toms River
- National Amusements’ Edgewater Multiplex, 339 River Road, Edgewater
- Rave Cinemas, Hazlet Multiplex, 2821 State Route 35, Hazlet
Theater Location in Connecticut:
- Bow Tie Cinemas, Regent 8, 64 N. Main St., South Norwalk
Where to watch “12.12.12” on Television:
- AXS TV
- Cooking Channel
- Destination America
- Discovery Fit & Health
- FX Movie Channel
- Hallmark Movie Channel
- HBO Latino
- ION Television
- Lifetime Real Women
- Live Well Network
- Military History
- MSG Plus
- Smithsonian Channel
- Sundance Channel
- VH1 Classic
Charles Poladian joined IBTimes in October 2012 and, when not reporting on all things topical, can be found reading or photographing concerts.