While adults have the Golden Globes, Grammys and Oscars, kids around the world will want to tune in to watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards and we have all the details on how you can watch this year's award show on TV or online.
Just like last year's Kids' Choice Awards, this year's show will also be held virtually due to the pandemic. However, to make the awards show easier to watch, Nickelodeon will be broadcasting it across all of its networks which means that you'll be able to watch it on Nickelodeon, TeenNick, Nicktoons and the Nick Jr. Nickelodeon also plans to utilize extended reality (XR) throughout its whole broadcast to give viewers an inside look into celebrities' homes.
Former Nickelodeon star and now Saturday Night Live legend Kenan Thompson will be hosting this year's Kids' Choice Awards. As Kenan began his acting career on Nickelodeon's All That, he's not worried about getting slimed and spoiler alert, he probably will be at this year's show.
For the first time ever at the Kids' Choice Awards, Nickelodeon's Orange Blimp will leave the award show's venue and take fans on a wild ride around the world and beyond. There will also be live and interactive fan walls that bring celebrities and families at home to the main stage while kids around the world will be able to vote for their favorite nominees using the Nick Play app on their smartphones or tablets.
When it comes to the nominees, Justin Bieber leads the pack with five nominations, followed by Stranger Things with Four and Arian Grande, The Croods: A New Age, Henry Danger, Soul, Trolls World Tour and Wonder Woman 1984 are all tied with three nominations each. In addition to being nominated for the most awards this year, Justin Bieber will also take the stage to perform "Anyone" and "Intentions" alongside Quavo.
Whether you're excited to watch the show alongside your kids or just want to tune in for a bit of nostalgia, we'll show you how to watch this year's Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards from anywhere in the world.
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2021 - When and where?
The 34th annual Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards will be held on Saturday, March 13 and the award show will be simulcast across Nickelodeon, TeenNick, Nicktoons and the Nick Jr. channel beginning at 7:30pm ET/PT.
Watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards from anywhere
We have all the details on how you can watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in the U.S., Canada, the UK and Australia further down in this guide. However, if you want to watch this year's show when you're away from home, then you'll run into problems as your domestic coverage online from abroad will likely be geo-blocked.
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How to watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in the U.S.
If you live in the U.S. and have a cable subscription, you'll be able to watch this year's Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on Nickelodeon, TeenNick, NickToons and Nick Jr. beginning at 7:30pm ET/PT on Saturday, March 13.
Not interested in signing up for cable just to watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards? Don't worry as there are now a number of streaming services, all at different price points, that will give you access to Nickelodeon so you can stream the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2021 online. We've listed a few of our favorites below to make things easier for you.
- Philio - $20 per month - Philio gives you access to Nickelodeon and 60 other live TV channels for just $20 per month. The service also includes unlimited DVR so you can record your favorite shows and there is a 7-day free trial so you can test it out for yourself.
- YouTube TV - $65 per month - YouTube TV gives you access to Nickelodeon as well as over 70 other TV channels and a free 7-day trial is available.
- AT&T TV Now - $69.99 per month - AT&T TV Now will give you access to Nickelodeon and the service allows you to watch over 45 live TV channels. You can also record up to 20 hours of content using its cloud DVR.
- FuboTV - starting at $64.99 per month - FuboTV gives you access to Nickelodeon as well as over 80 other channels. The service also includes a 7-day free trial so you can test it out for yourself.
Watch the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards in Canada, the UK and Australia
While Nickelodeon is available in Canada, the UK and Australia, it appears that none of the international versions of the network will be showing the Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2021 on TV. Don't worry though, as you can always grab a VPN and follow the steps listed above to watch it from anywhere in the world.
Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards 2021 Nominees
While you can see the full list of nominees for this year's Nickelodeon Kids' Choice Awards on the official Kids Choice Awards website, we've listed a few of the nominees from our favorite categories below:
Favorite Kids TV Show
- Alexa & Katie
- Are You Afraid of the Dark?
- Danger Force
- Henry Danger
- High School Musical: The Musical: The Series
- Raven's Home
Favorite Animated Series
- Alvinnn!!! and the Chipmunks
- The Boss Baby: Back in Business
- LEGO Jurassic World: Legend of Isla Nublar
- The Loud House
- SpongeBob SquarePants
- Teen Titans Go!
- Hubie Halloween
- Sonic the Hedgehog
- Wonder Woman 1984
Favorite Animated Movie
- The Croods: A New Age
- Phineas and Ferb the Movie: Candace Against the Universe
- Trolls World Tour
Favorite Music Group
- Black Eyed Peas
- Jonas Brothers
- Maroon 5
Favorite Video Game
- Among Us
- Animal Crossing: New Horizons
- Pokémon GO
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