Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree : World’s Famous Christmas Tree

When we talk of Christmas, the first thing that comes to our mind is Santa Claus and Christmas tree of course.

Any Christmas celebration is incomplete without a Christmas Tree.

New York City which is known for its Christmas and New Year celebrations has a very famous Christmas Tree – the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree.

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is a world-wide symbol of the holidays in New York City. It is a giant Christmas tree placed annually in Rockefeller Center, in Midtown Manhattan.

This CHristmas tree has been put up every year since 1933.

The tree is erected in early to mid November and lit in late November or early December. In recent years, the lighting has been broadcast live, nationwide, on NBC’s Christmas in Rockefeller Center show.

In this article we will have all the details about Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree….

About Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree 2016 :

The 2016 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is a Norway Spruce 78-foot tall, weighing around 10-ton and illuminated with over 45,000 LED lights.

The tree is topped with a shimmering Swarovski Star.

Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony :

In 2016, the 84th annual Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting took place on Wednesday, November 30, 2016 with live performances from 7–9pm, at Rockefeller Plaza.

When is the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree on view?

From November 30, 2016 through January 7, 2017, the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree will be illuminated every day from 5:30am to 11:30pm, except for on Christmas, when it will stay bright for the whole night.

Where is the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree?

If you are not from New York City, then you might be search for the location of this huge Christmas tree.

The Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is is located at Rockefeller Center on 49th St between Fifth and Sixth Avenues. You can get there by taking the B, D, F, M to 47–50th Sts–Rockefeller Center.

Live Broadcast & Live Streaming of Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2016 :

Live Broadcast of Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony 2016 will be available nationwide on NBC’s Christmas in Rockefeller Center show on Wednesday, December 2 from 7 – 9 pm.

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