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Between Fifth and Sixth Avenues, 40th and 42nd Streets, New York, New York 10018
The Lights Before Christmas
An original tale on ice
Free at Bryant Park
The Official Johnny G. Weir
Meryl Davis and Charlie White
Presented by Bank of America in support of (RED)
Tony Award winning, Emmy, and Golden Globe-nominated actress Jane Krakowski narrates an original holiday tale about a very special family on the night before Christmas.
Internationally acclaimed figure skaters perform as some of the story's characters accompanied by live Christmas music, and audience-interactive giveaways.
After the beautiful 55-foot Norway Spruce is lit during a sparkling fireworks display, the rink will open again to public skating.
Tree Lighting Skate-tacular honors the efforts of (RED) and their mission to eradicate AIDS in Sub-Saharan Africa. This spectacular holiday event is made possible by Bank of America.
Additional support from Salesforce, LUMA Hotel Times Square and Time Out New York.
Photo: Elizabeth Shrier