Madison Square Park Holiday’s Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Tuesday, December 6, 2016
Madison Square Park, Northern Plaza
Madison Square Park is located between Fifth and Madison Avenues, from 23rd St to 26th St.
3:30 pm: Festivities Kickoff
4:55 pm: Tree of Light Ceremony
5:30 pm: Festivities End
Madison Square Park Conservancy’s Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place in Madison Square Park on Tuesday, December 6 from 3:30 pm-5:30 pm. The countdown to the illumination of the Tree of Light begins at 4:55pm.
This festive celebration will feature a variety of seasonal activities including Mad. Sq. Hort seed packet activity with Gardener Steph, festive performances from The Sweetback Sisters, The New York Life Singers, and kids performer – and Mad. Sq. Park favorite – Audra Rox. Taste of Home‘s Gingerbread Blvd. will also help set the Holiday mood.
Holiday treats will be provided by neighborhood restaurants Hill Country Chicken, Umi Kitchen, Almond, and Shake Shack.
“”Thank you to our Mad. Sq. Holiday sponsors: Taste of Home, Lowe’s, Flatiron/23rd Street Partnership, Hill Country Chicken, Hill Country Barbecue Market, and The New York City Department of Parks and Recreation.””