It’s time for the Super Bowl, but some of us are only interested in the halftime show and who’s performing. For those who want to know what channel to watch, who the performers are, and what time halftime starts, read on below.
DATE: February 7, 2016
GAME START TIME: Kickoff is 6:30 p.m. ET
HALFTIME SHOW TIME: Depending on how the first two quarters of the game go, but it’s estimated to begin around 7:30 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. ET. It should end around 8:30 p.m. and be followed by the second half of the game, which should run until 10:00 – 10:30 p.m. ET.
TV CHANNEL: CBS – Click here for the CBS Sports Channel Finder.
ESPN Deportes will feature a Spanish-language telecast.
LOCATION: Levi’s Stadium in Santa Clara, California
HALFTIME PERFORMERS: Coldplay will headline with Bruno Mars and Beyonce joining the band on stage. There are rumors of additional surprise performers.
ANNOUNCERS: Jim Nantz (play-by-play), Phil Simms (analyst), Tracy Wolfson and Evan Washburn (sideline reporters)
For those who are watching the Super Bowl in other countries:
– In Canada, viewers can watch the game via the CTV Television Network.
– Sky Sports and the BBC Network will air the Super Bowl in the United Kingdom.
– In Germany, Sat.1 will broadcast the game live on television as well as online via live stream.
– As for Radio, Westwood One will air the game throughout North America and BBC Radio 5 Live Sports Extra will air in the UK
And, don’t forget to look out for all the major commercials broadcasting throughout the Super Bowl. They are sure to be entertaining as the cost of one 30-second commercial is $5 million.