New York, NY — Aug. 28, 2020 — An estimated 23.8 million people tuned in to watch the final night of the 2020 Republican National Convention on Thursday, August 27. Day four of the convention was carried live from Washington, D.C. and remotely from many venues throughout the country across 13 networks. The night featured President Donald Trump formally accepting his nomination as the 2020 Republican presidential candidate.
While coverage varied by network, all 13 aired live coverage from approximately 10 p.m. ET to 11:45 p.m. ET.
The chart below highlights the sum of the average viewing audience for these networks during common coverage.