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After you finish Thanksgiving dinner, you have full permission to start celebrating Christmas in NYC, especially during these can’t-miss Christmas tree lighting ceremonies. The city already starts looking pretty festive with all the Christmas lights and holiday markets popping up. Soon, you will see Christmas trees on display at many of the best NYC parks and attractions. To ensure you don’t miss a single bulb or star being lit, we included the tree lighting dates for all the popular yuletide trees in New York (that we know of) below. Mark your calendars and start humming your favorite Christmas carols!
November 26: Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square Tree Lighting
November 28: Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting
November 29: New York Stock Exchange Christmas Tree Lighting
November 29: Central Park Tree Lighting
December 2: Park Avenue Tree Lighting
December 5: Washington Square Park Tree Lighting
December 8: Holiday on the Hudson