The biggest day in football is on its way!
On Sunday, February 11 at 6:30 PM ET, San Francisco 49ers He will face Kansas City Chiefs At Allegiant Stadium in Super Bowl XVIIIbut this year will be the first to offer an alternative viewing experience, one that focuses on the family.
Super Bowl LVIII will air on CBS, while a kid-friendly version will air on Nickelodeon at the same time.
Here's what you should know.
How to watch the Super Bowl on Nickelodeon
Paramount's multi-platform approach will include traditional live coverage of Super Bowl LVIII on CBS with streaming options on Paramount+ and on mobile with NFL+ as well as a Nickelodeon version of Super Bowl LVIII airing at the same time (6:30 p.m. ET) on Sunday 1 February. 11.
Nickelodeon's Super Bowl Experience will be available to stream on Paramount+ as well.
Streaming will be available in the UK, Australia and New Zealand on a delayed schedule.
How to get to Nickelodeon in time for the big game
If you don't have Nickelodeon on cable TV, and if you don't have a Paramount+ subscription, you may still be able to access this special Super Bowl coverage if you have One of the following services:
- Hulu with live TV
- Fubo TV
- YouTube TV
- Live stream tv
- Xfinity Choice TV or Spectrum TV Choice
SpongeBob SquarePants live performance: Nickelodeon's broadcast of Super Bowl 2024 will include the following things
What to expect from the Super Bowl broadcast on Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon's broadcast, dubbed “Super Bowl LVIII Live from Bikini Bottom,” will feature “advanced augmented reality, bringing the historic Slime-filled telecast to SpongeBob SquarePants' undersea home.” Paramount's press release states.
In an epic debut, the SpongeBob SquarePants crew will perform David Glenn Isley's “Sweet Victory.”
SpongeBob SquarePants (voiced by Tom Kenny) and Patrick Star (voiced by Bill Fagerbakke) will be joined by CBS Sports analyst Nate Burleson and broadcaster Noah Eagle for in-game updates.
While Larry the Lobster (voiced by Mr. Lawrence) provides live commentary, and Sandy Cheeks (voiced by Carolyn Lawrence) serves as an on-the-ground reporter, according to the release.
Young Dylan and Dylan Schefter of NFL Slimetime will report live from Allegiant Stadium in Las Vegas, and Nickelodeon will make some guest appearances as well. A few of these include Dora the Explorer (voiced by Diana Zermeño) along with her companion Boots (voiced by Asher Colton Spence) and entertainment provided by the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
As for the halftime show, young fans will enjoy Usher performing alongside their parents. The Apple Music Half Time Show will remain the same.
Nickelodeon broadcasts after the game
The Super Bowl hype continues long after the game ends with the following events:
- NFL Slimetime “Super Bowl LVIII Slimelights” – On February 12, at 7pm ET, SpongeBob SquarePants will recap the highlights and Slimelight highlights from the biggest night in sports, which will air in the UK, New Zealand and Australia the following day.
- NFL Slimetime “Post-Super Bowl” – On February 14 at 7:30 PM ET, Young Dylan and Dylan Schefter will conclude the third season of their show with a recap of Super Bowl LVIII.
Previous broadcast of Nickelodeon
The first broadcast showed the NFC Wild-Card Game between the New Orleans Saints and the Chicago Bears, which was watched by an average of 2 million fans.
Nickelodeon produced a mud-filled special on Christmas Day 2023, airing the game between the Las Vegas Raiders and Kansas City Chiefs along with special guest appearances and family fun.
Elizabeth Flores contributed to this story.
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