85th Annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting, NYC

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting | Photo: Marco Sagliocco/PR Photos

When: Wednesday, November 29, 2017 @ 7PM

Hot Spot: Rockefeller Center, NYC

Deets: The 2017 tree will be lit for the first time on Wednesday, November 29 at Rockefeller Plaza. The tree will remain lit and on display on the plaza between West 48th and 51st Streets and Fifth and Sixth Avenues until 9PM on January 7. Each year, thousands crowd the sidewalks for the event and millions watch the live broadcast.

Who You May Spot: Performers to be announced.

Hint For The Average Socialite: This event is free and open to the public.

The Tree will remain lit and can be viewed until 9PM on January 7, 2018.

- Buy tickets to experience the iconic Rockefeller Center Holiday Tree lighting ceremony in New York City from inside a chic, third-story venue at 45 Rockefeller Center. 

- Bid on 4 VIP tickets! (Ends October 10, 2017)

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