SAVE THE DATES: IT'S christmas IN NEW YORK
As the city that never sleeps dons its festive attire, New York City's holiday events shine bright against the winter chill. From the iconic Rockefeller Christmas Tree to the glowing lights of Hudson Yards, here's your ultimate guide to the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies and Holiday Festivities lighting up NYC this November.
November 11th - A Timber Titan Arrives: Rockefeller Christmas Tree
The journey of NYC's most iconic Christmas tree begins as the Rockefeller Center welcomes a hand-selected spruce to its winter wonderland
. You can witness the arrival of the tree Saturday morning, and anticipate the transformation of this spruce into a beacon of holiday cheer.
November 13 - Glisten and Gleam: Hudson Yards Shine Bright
Hudson Yards dazzles with its 'Shine Bright' display, featuring a tapestry of lights
and ornaments inside and outside the Mall.
November 16 - A Festive Frame: Macy’s Holiday Windows
Macy's gives passersby a glimpse into holiday enchantment with their Holiday Windows
. Each display is a portal to festive scenes, meticulously crafted to captivate and inspire the spirit of the season.
November 20 - Lights on Fifth: Saks Fifth Ave Holiday Show
Saks Fifth Avenue unveils its holiday show, a tradition where fashion meets a fairy tale in the heart of Manhattan. The grandeur of the display is a must-see show, merging storytelling with the sparkle of holiday lights. This year marks the first time Saks is pazrtenreing with a mjor fashion household - Dior
November 22 - Before the Feast: Thanksgiving Balloon Inflation
On the eve of Thanksgiving, witness the inflation of colossal balloons—a prelude to the grand parade. It's a unique behind-the-scenes look
at the beloved characters taking shape against the city skyline.
November 23 - A Parade Like No Other: Thanksgiving Parade
The Thanksgiving Parade is a mosaic of culture, with giant balloons
, intricate floats, and vibrant performances. Join the throngs of onlookers in a celebration that marks a century-old tradition.
November 28 - A Double Delight: Bryant Park & Seaport Tree Lighting
A twofold celebration as Bryant Park and the Seaport District simultaneously light their majestic Christmas trees. Enjoy live music
, ice skating, and the communal joy of the season at these festive gatherings.
November 29 - The Crown Jewel: Rockefeller Tree Lighting
The Rockefeller Tree Lighting
is a global symbol of the holidays. With live performances and the ceremonial lighting, the Rockefeller Center captures the essence of Christmas in New York.
November 30 - Tradition and Trade: Wall Street Tree Lighting
Wall Street's tree lighting is a nod to New York's history
and commerce, a blend of tradition with the dynamism of the financial district, creating a memorable experience.
December (TBD) - Bohemian Rhapsody: Washington Sq Park Tree Lighting
The date yet to be decided, Washington Square Park's tree lighting is a bohemian twist to the holiday norms. Set against the backdrop of the iconic arch,
it's an intimate affair that embodies the spirit of Greenwich Village.
TREE LIGHTINGS AND HOLIDAY WINDOWS: THE MAP
NOVEMBER 2023: LET THE CELEBRATIONS BEGIN
Each event encapsulates a piece of New York's heart, inviting visitors and locals alike to partake in the city's seasonal transformation. From the grandeur of Fifth Avenue to the historical corners of Wall Street, New York City's holiday events are not just celebrations but a canvas of stories, lights, and the collective warmth of a city in holiday reverie.
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SAVE THE DATES - THE HOLIDAYS 2023