NYC Parks Events Calendar

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Viewing 1–10 out of 26 events
from November 26, 2019 (x) to December 21, 2019
with keyword/phrase “tree lighting” (x)

Monday, December 2, 2019

Dec 2

Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square

at Dante ParkManhattan This is an Accessible location

5:30 p.m.9:00 p.m.
Enjoy free entertainment, family fun, outdoor food tastings, a tree lighting at Dante Park, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Festivals, Food, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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Event

Tuesday, December 3, 2019

Dec 3

Sutton Area Community Christmas Tree Lighting

at 57th Street Cul-de-Sac (in Sutton Place Park)Manhattan

5:45 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Experience a magical evening featuring choir music, hot chocolate, candy canes, and more!
Category: Concerts
Free!

Thursday, December 5, 2019

Dec 5

Tree Lighting Ceremony / Kids Coat Drive

at Bleecker PlaygroundManhattan

5:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Please join Friends of Bleecker Playground and Perry School to light the Christmas tree and help collect as many kids’ coats for those in the NY shelters.
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Dec 5

Tree Lighting Sing-along

at Bank of America Winter Village (in Bryant Park)Manhattan This is an Accessible location

6:00 p.m.6:45 p.m.
Enjoy fireworks, a visit from Santa, Christmas sing-alongs, live performances, and ice skating at the annual tree lighting!
Category: Concerts, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town, Fireworks
Free!

Must See
Event

Friday, December 6, 2019

Dec 6

Tree Lighting and Holiday Merriment

at Father Fagan ParkManhattan

6:30 p.m.7:30 p.m.
Please join us for holiday merriment in the park. We'll have a tree, hot chocolate, and maybe a surprise visitor!
Category: Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Saturday, December 7, 2019

Dec 7

Sinterklaas - St. Nicholas Day & Tree Lighting

at Wyckoff Farmhouse Museum (in Fidler-Wyckoff House Park)Brooklyn

1:00 p.m.4:00 p.m.
Come meet Sinterklaas at the Wyckoff House Museum! Sip hot cider, try your hand at colonial games, create a holiday pomander, dress the tree for the tree lighting, and more!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, History, Best for Kids, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town, Home for the Holidays

Best For
Kids
Dec 7

Lott House 300th Anniversary Holiday Celebration

at Hendrick I. Lott HouseBrooklyn This is an Accessible location

2:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
The holiday celebration will include a tree lighting, kid-friendly games and crafts, a visit from SinterKlaas, performances, and a rare opportunity to see some of the interiors of the house!
Category: Arts & Crafts, Festivals, Games, History, Winter Holidays, Talks, Holiday Lightings, Santa's Coming to Town, Home for the Holidays
Free!

Must See
Event
Dec 7

Summer on the Hudson: Holiday on the Hudson

at 125th Street and Marginal Street (in West Harlem Piers)Manhattan

4:30 p.m.6:30 p.m.
Join us for our holiday tree lighting party and celebrate the season with live music, dancing, tree decoration making, and hot chocolate (while supplies last).
Category: Adaptive Programs, Arts & Crafts, Concerts, Festivals, Best for Kids, Waterfront, Holiday Lightings
Free!

Must See
Event
Dec 7

Holiday Tree Lighting

at Louis Valentino, Jr. Ballfield (in Carroll Park)Brooklyn

4:30 p.m.5:30 p.m.
Join the Friends of Carroll Park and Court Street Merchants Association as we flip the switch on our seasonal decor at the Louis Valentino, Jr. Ball Field.
Free!

Dec 7

Annual St. Nicholas Park Tree Lighting

at West 135th Street Plaza (in St. Nicholas Park)Manhattan

5:00 p.m.6:00 p.m.
Enjoy live music, hot cider, ornament making, and caroling as we light our very own St. Nicholas Park Christmas Tree!
Category: Concerts, Winter Holidays, Holiday Lightings
Free!

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