Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square
Dec 2, 2019 @ 4:00 pm– 9:00 pm
Suggested Ages: All, Adult Friendly
Kick off the holiday season with a tree lighting ceremony at Dante Park (Broadway at 63rd Street), followed by free entertainment, food tastings and in-store promotions around Lincoln Square. Look for lots of kid-friendly entertainment including ice carving, live music, crafts and more along Broadway from Time Warner Center at Columbus Circle to 68th Street. Don’t forget to visit Santa at Raymour & Flanigan (Broadway & 66th Street).
This event gets crazy crowded (leave the stroller at home) but is lots of festive fun for all family members.
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