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Bed-Stuy »

'30 Rock' Star Kevin Brown Hosts Bed-Stuy Tree Lighting

R&B singer Monifah Carter will join in the holiday festivities, which include a pop-up winter market.

Bed-Stuy »

MAP: 13 Places to See a Christmas Tree Lighting in Brooklyn

Community groups from Bedford-Stuyvesant to Bay Ridge have holiday events set for this month.

Central Harlem »

Holiday Window Displays Tell the Story of Harlem

Eight businesses are participating in the Harlem holiday window display.

Corona »

Kwanzaa Festival and Holiday Tree Lighting This Weekend

The festivities are taking place in Corona and Jackson Heights

Midtown »

Mariah Carey Busts Out at Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Concert

The pop songstress performed at Rockefeller Center for the annual tree lighting ceremony. 

Downtown Brooklyn »

Downtown Brooklyn to Light Its Own Rockefeller-Style Holiday Tree

A 50-foot Christmas tree will be lit in MetroTech Commons on Tuesday evening.

Lincoln Square »

Winter's Eve Fest Kicks Holidays Into High Gear in Lincoln Square

The festival features top performers, kids activities, food from dozens of local restaurants, and Santa.

Midtown & Theater District »

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Draws Thousands

Throngs of tourists and New Yorkers packed Rockefeller Center for the annual Christmas Tree lighting.

Midtown & Theater District »

Traffic Gridlock Expected for Obama Visit During Rockefeller Tree Lighting

The Rockefeller Center tree lighting and Obama's visit will create traffic headaches for motorists.

Midtown & Theater District »

Justin Bieber Will Not Perform Live at Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting

Teen sensation Justin Bieber will not be performing live at the Rockefeller Center Tree lighting Nov. 29.

East Village & Lower East Side »

Tompkins Square Park Christmas Tree Lit for the Holidays

Tompkins Square Park's towering evergreen was planted in 1992 in memory of those lost to AIDS.

Midtown & Theater District »

Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Ceremony Will Be 'Perfectly Safe,' Mayor Says

Mayor Bloomberg said New Yorkers should be confident in the security for the Rockefeller Tree Lighting ceremony.

Upper West Side & Morningside Heights »

Lincoln Square to Host Winter's Eve Festival

The annual holiday festival on Monday will feature a marching band, circus clowns and plenty of food.

Midtown & Theater District »

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Arrives in Midtown

A 74-foot tall Norway spruce from Mahopac, N.Y. was raised at Rockefeller Center on Friday morning.