The 2010 Rockefeller
Center Christmas Tree will be lit for the
first time on Tuesday, November 30,
2010 with live and taped performances from 7
P.M. - 9 P.M., at Rockefeller Plaza, between
West 48th & West 51st
Streets and 5th and 6th
The Rockefeller Center
Christmas Tree is a world-wide symbol of the
holidays in New York City. The tree,
traditionally a Norway Spruce, is
illuminated by 30,000 environmentally
friendly LED lights on five miles of wire,
and crowned by a Swarovski crystal star.
Tens of thousands crowd the sidewalks for
the event and hundreds of millions watch the
Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony broadcast
live across the globe.
The Christmas Tree will
be illuminated from 5:30 A.M. ? 11:30 P.M.
daily, all day (24 hours) on Christmas Day
and 5:30 A.M. - 9 P.M. on New Year's Eve.
For more information, the public can call
Tuesday, November 30, 2010
- 9:00 P.M.
(8:55 P.M. Tree Lighting)
& 51st Streets
5th & 6th Avenues