December 4 | Noon

Empire State Plaza & Art Collection

265 Madison Avenue

The New York State Holiday Tree Lighting will take place at the Empire State Plaza on December 4 from Noon-8:00 PM. Free and open to the public. 


Celebrate the season at the beautiful Empire State Plaza with free activities including the official ceremony and tree lighting, fireworks, demonstrations by the Hudson Mohawk Figure Skating Club, carvings by The Ice Farm, performances by Tuba Christmas, photo opportunities with Santa Claus at Cornerstone at the Plaza, and more! View full event schedule here