It seems that the last Super Bowl was one of the last major events before COVID-19 closed the world in 2020, and now, with a new year, we will have another chance to see the National Football League crown a champion. Super Bowl LV is almost upon us, to be played between the winners of this week’s matchups between the Kansas City Chiefs and Buffalo Bills, and the Green Bay Packers and Tampa Bay Buccaneers.
Sure, your plans will be different this year, but as you prepare for watch Super Bowl 2021, here’s everything you need to know, from the start date and time, to how to watch, plus all the details about the halftime show, as well as the pre-game performers.
When is the super bowl? Sunday, February 7, 2020. The two teams will play at Raymond James Stadium in Tampa, Florida. The start is at 6:30 pm ET.
How to watch / stream: CBS is the home of Super Bowl LV, so on TV, head there. You can also stream the game on CBS All Access. Plus, stream for free on CBSSports.com as well as the CBS Sports app on your phone.
And after the game is over, be sure to check out ET’s coverage of the halftime show and more on Monday’s episode. Check your local listings.
Who sings the national anthem? Eric Church and Jazmine Sullivan will deliver “The Star-Spangled Banner” before the game. Also, SHE will sing “America the Beautiful”.
Who will participate in the halftime show? The Weeknd will bring its “Blinding Lights” to America’s biggest stage, with JAY-Z’s Roc Nation serving as strategic entertainment advisor for the Pepsi Super Bowl Halftime Show.
“The Weeknd has introduced a sound of its own,” JAY-Z said in a statement. “His moving uniqueness has defined a new generation of greatness in music and art. This is an extraordinary moment in time and the Pepsi Super Bowl LV halftime show will be an extraordinary experience with an extraordinary artist.”
How to host a socially distant Super Bowl party: Like everything else in the last year, the Super Bowl is different, but that doesn’t mean you can’t have fun! Check out ET’s guide for everything you need to have the perfect socially-distanced Super Bowl party.
In the meantime, check out some of the best Super Bowl commercials from last year. And check out everything we look forward to in 2021 below, including the Super Bowl.