87th Annual Rockefeller Tree Lighting Celebration 2019

    Here’s a 2004 photo of the tree at Rockefeller Center on the evening following the grand lighting in NYC.

    87th Annual Tree Lighting Celebration

    Taking place Wednesday, December 4, 2019

    at the Rockefeller Plaza Rink
    between West 48th and 51st Streets
    and betw. 5th and 6th Avenues

    Broadcast from 8:00 – 10:00 pm

    Visit, as well, our main page here for the annual tree lighting.

    Anchored and hosted by Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb, Craig Melvin, Al Roker 

    Expected to appear and perform are Chicago, Brett Eldredge, Derek & Julianne Hough, John Legend, Idina Menzel, Lea Michele, NE-YO, Gwen Stefani, Straight No Chaser, Skylar Astin & Alex Newell.

    Remember folks, you show up in person you should not expect to see much from your line of sight. Even if you do, most performances are pre-recorded or taking place down within the rink where you won’t have access.