New york city christmas tree lighting 2019. Christmas lights 2019 new york city forum. This year the lighting of the tree ceremony at rockefeller center will take place on wednesday december 4th 2019. Theres no place quite like new york to get into the festive season and weve got some amazing christmas offers to tempt you for december 2019. Stay warm while watching the famous rockefeller center holiday tree lighting ceremony in new york city with a reserved table at limani restaurant including your own private viewing area.
Enjoy a cocktail reception hors doeuvres a gourmet buffet dinner and live entertainment during the night. New york city travel forum. Last year th was very early and this year it is as late as possible 1128 so the usual date for the rock center tree lighting would be 124. Enjoy prime views of the giant christmas tree as the lights come on from the warmth and comfort of a brasserie directly across from the action.
New york ny new york city. What to do in new york for christmas. Since 1997 the lighting has been broadcast live to hundreds of millions on nbcs christmas in rockefeller center telecast on a wednesday after thanksgiving. The christmas tree at rockefeller center the real start of the holiday season.
The rockefeller center christmas tree is a world wide symbol of the holidays in new york city. Thanksgiving is the 28th. The tree lighting has been one of new york citys most celebrated events for over 80 years and a world wide symbol of the nyc holiday season. The 2019 rockefeller center christmas tree lighting ceremony is scheduled for wednesday december 4.
The broadcast features live entertainment and a tree lighting ceremony where the tree is lit by the current mayor of new york city and special guests. Dec 4 is the rock center tree lighting which is a mob events that is impossible to see much unless you get there hours early. Find event and ticket information. Take part in one of new york citys most beloved holiday traditions with a vip viewing experience of the rockefeller center tree lighting ceremony.
No date has been announced yet but it has traditionally been the wed after thanksgiving. In new york the tree lighting ceremony right after thanksgiving is the official start of the holiday season. The tree traditionally a norway spruce is illuminated by 30000 environmentally friendly led lights on five miles of wire and crowned by a swarovski crystal star.