Best New York Christmas tree lightings

Brave the cold for these Christmas tree lighting events that will get little ones excited for St. Nick’s arrival

Bryant Park ice rink

Ring in the holiday season by catching these wonderful Christmas tree lighting events around NYC. From the massive Rockefeller Center tree lighting to more local festivities in parks around town, these ceremonies and parties are sure to get everyone into the Christmas spirit.

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Keep the Christmas magic going all month with holiday train shows, ice skating and the best Christmas events for kids in NYC.