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Free coffee and hot tea will be available to travelers along the New York State Thruway on New Year’s Eve, keeping with a 43-year tradition, the Thruway announced this week.

The free beverages will be available at each of the 27 Thruway travel plazas along the 570-mile super-highway system from 11 p.m. Tuesday through 7 a.m. Wednesday, officials said.

Operators participating in the free-coffee program are McDonald’s Corp., Delaware North Companies, Travel Hospitality Services and HMS Host Corp.

For a list of travel plazas visit http://www.thruway.ny.gov/travelers/travelplazas/index.html.