It’s the most wonderful time of the year! The holiday season is officially underway, and New York City is getting into the spirit with its annual tradition of lighting the massive Christmas tree in Rockefeller Center on Nov. 30. Watch a live stream of the music-filled, star-studded event here!
With less than a month to go until Christmas, it’s time to light up New York City! Crowds will gather as at hte famous Rockefeller Center is transformed into a full-on winter wonderland on Nov. 30, and if you can’t watch the televised version, we’re here to help! CLICK HERE TO WATCH THE TREE LIGHTING ONLINE. NOTE: You will have to sign-in with your cable service provider to access NBC’s live streaming service.
Christmas In Rockefeller Center will be hosted by Today show correspondents Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Ali Roker and Hoda Kotb. The event, which is in its 84th year, will not only feature the lighting of the 94-foot tall, 56-foot wide spruce tree from upstate New York, but there’ll also be tons of musical performances you won’t want to miss!
Here’s who’s set to perform: Tony Bennett, Neil Diamond, Josh Groban, Tori Kelly, Sarah McLachlan, Dolly Parton, Jordan Smith, Penatonix, The Roots, the Radio City Rockettes, and a sure to be EPIC collaboration between country couple Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood! The whole thing goes down from 7:00-9:00 p.m. on NBC!
And if you’re REALLY festive, you can check out the massive tree in person from Nov. 30 until Jan. 7 — yep, it will actually stay lit for nearly TWO weeks after Christmas. Rockefeller Center is located between West 48th and 51st streets between 5th and 6th avenues in Manhattan.
HollywoodLifers, will you be tuning in for Christmas in Rockefeller Center? What do you think of the tree lighting tradition?