The Christmas tree arrived early Monday morning from Vermont at Washington Square! The tree stands 45 feet tall in front of the Arch, awaiting lights and ornaments. Soon, it will be decorated, and on Wednesday, December 11th at 6 p.m., the 89th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will begin with music by the Rob Susman Brass Quartet, caroling, and an appearance from Santa !
Last night, the Fountain Plaza (you can see the tree in the distance under the Arch):
At Washington Square Park:
Christmas Tree Lighting & Caroling: Wednesday, December 11th, 6 p.m.
Christmas Eve Caroling: Tuesday, December 24th, 5 p.m.