25th Annual Central Park Holiday Lighting

Thu Dec 2, 2021
5:30pm ET
All
Free
Charles A. Dana Discovery Center

At the annual Holiday Lighting in Central Park, meet Santa and friends, watch a live ice carving demonstration, sing carols on the Plaza, and warm up with hot cocoa and cookies.

The event concludes with lighting a flotilla of trees on the Harlem Meer.

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