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As many as 200 million people could be tuning in for Super Bowl LVIII. If you don’t want to miss out on the action, we’ve rounded up all the ways to watch and stream Usher’s highly anticipated halftime show (and the championship game between the San Francisco 49ers and Kansas City Chiefs).
Keep reading for a breakdown of ways to watch Super Bowl LVIII live from Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas on Sunday, Feb. 11.
How to Watch the 2024 Super Bowl & Halftime Show Online
Get ready for Super Bowl Sunday! Super Bowl LVIII will broadcast live on CBS and stream live on Paramount+ with Showtime on Sunday at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT. The big game will also broadcast on Nickelodeon and Univision.
And Usher’s not the only music act headed for the Super Bowl. Post Malone will sing “America the Beautiful,” Andra Day is slated to perform “Lift Every Voice and Sing” and Reba McEntire will sing the national anthem.
Those who don’t have access to local channels via cable, satellite, internet or a digital antenna, can subscribe to Paramount+ with Showtime or live TV streamers such as DirecTV and Fubo TV to watch the Super Bowl for free.
Luckily, there a bunch of money-saving, streaming options including Sling, Hulu + Live TV, YouTube TV and NFL+ (Express VPN allows you to stream from outside the U.S.).
What time does the Super Bowl halftime show start? The halftime performance usually takes place about an hour-and-a-half into the game, which means that fans can expect to see Usher take the stage somewhere around 7:45-8 p.m. ET.
Looking for free trial to stream the Super Bowl live? Fubo, DirecTV and NFL+ offer free trials for up to a week. Streaming packages range from as low as $6.99 per month to approximately $75 per month.
How to Watch the Super Bowl on Paramount+
You can join Paramount+ with Showtime for free for the first week to watch Super Bowl LVIII and other content on CBS, along with everything that Paramount+ and Showtime has to offer, including original shows, movies and other sporting events beyond the Super Bowl.
Paramount+ is $5.99/month (or $59.99 for the annual plan) for the Essential plan but in order to stream the Super Bowl live, you’ll need Paramount+ with Showtime, which is $11.99/month (or $119.99 annually).
What else is streaming on Paramount+? Enjoy hours of bingeable shows like Halo, Lawman Bass Reeves, Star Trek: Picard, Frasier, 1883, Mayor of Kingstown, SEAL Team, RuPaul’s Drag Race All Stars, South Park (Not Suitable for Children), The Woman in the Wall, The Chi, The Curse, Fellow Travelers, Yellowjackets, Billions, Your Honor and more.
Additionally, Paramount+ subscribers can stream new movies and specials such as Mission Impossible: Dead Reckoning, Good Burger, Dungeons & Dragons, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Mutant Mayhem and Scream VI, 80 for Brady and Top Gun: Maverick.
Paramount+ is also available on Prime Video.
How to Watch the Super Bowl on Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon will broadcast its own version of the 2024 Super Bowl with SpongeBob and the rest of the gang live from Bikini Bottom. The game airs on Nickelodeon at 6:30 p.m. ET/3:30 p.m. PT.
What can fans expect from the broadcast? According to Nickelodeon, viewers should “expect the unexpected” including a Spongebob and Roblox simulator for a special multi-game, Super Bowl themed challenge during the broadcast.
You can watch Nickelodeon without cable by subscribing to streamers such as DirecTV Stream, Fubo and Philo, all of which offer free trials for up to a week. However, Philo is the more affordable streaming option at $25 per month to stream 70+ channels.
How to Watch the Super Bowl on DirecTV
Super Bowl LVIII is just a few hours away but don’t worry if you haven’t settled on a streaming plan yet. DirecTV has you covered!
Join today and enjoy over 75+ live channels, including network TV (ABC, CBS, NBC, Fox) and plenty of cable networks and sports channels such as ESPN, ESPN2, FS1, FS2, AMC, A&E, Big Ten Network, CNN, MTV, Bravo, Nickelodeon, Cartoon Network, E!, CNBC, Food Network, HGTV, HLN, TBS, TLC and more.
DirecTV also offers premium channels including Cinemax, Max, Paramount+ with Showtime and Starz.
How to Watch the Super Bowl on Fubo TV
Watch local and cable channels such as CBS, ABC, Fox, NBC, ESPN, FX, Nickelodeon, HGTV, MSNBC, NFL Network and more on Fubo. Plans start at $79.99/month after a 7-day free trail.
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Another big name expected to be at the 2024 Super Bowl: Taylor Swift. The pop star will be attending the game to cheer on her boyfriend, Chiefs tight end Travis Kelce.
Gracie Hunt, daughter of Kansas City Chiefs owner Clark Hunt, confirmed the news to People on Saturday. Swift, meanwhile, was reportedly spotted landing in Los Angeles from Japan where she wrapped up four shows on the international leg of her Eras Tour in time to make it back for the Super Bowl.
Super Bowl Weekend kicked off Thursday with the 2024 NFL Honors. Saturday’s scheduled included the Super Bowl LVIII Countdown Show and That Other Pregame Show.
Super Bowl Sunday launches with NFL Slimetime hosted by Nate Burleson and Young Dylan at 11:30 a.m. ET/8:30 a.m. PT on CBS and Paramount+. Road to the Super Bowl will air at noon ET (9 a.m. PT) followed by You Are Looking Live! The Show That Changed Sports Television Forever, a one-hour documentary about the NFL pregame show, The NFL Today. The documentary premieres at 1 p.m. ET/11 a.m. PT on CBS and Paramount+.
James Brown will anchor The NFL Today live from Las Vegas’ Bellagio hotel and Allegiant Stadium at 2 p.m. ET/11 p.m. PT. According to CBS Sports, the episode will feature analysts Phil Simms, Burleson, Bill Cowher, JJ Watt, Boomer Esiason and NFL on CBS lead NFL insider, Jonathan Jones.
The Super Bowl on CBS Kickoff Show starts at 6 p.m. ET/3 p.m. PT and the NFL Today postgame show will broadcast after Super Bowl LVIII.
For Super Bowl gear, be sure to check out Usher’s Super Bowl LVIII merch collection and our roundup of the best Super Bowl merch for Kansas City Chiefs and San Francisco 49ers fans.