The unofficial start of the holiday season begins when the tree at Rockefeller Center is lit.
The Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting Ceremony will be broadcast live on NBC and hosted by Today Show anchors Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Hoda Kotb, and Al Roker. After the tree lighting ceremony, the Rockefeller Center Tree will remain lit and on display until Jan. 7, 2018 at 9pm. Visiting hours are daily from 5:30am-11:30pm. The Rockefeller Center Tree is located at 30 Rockefeller Plaza in Midtown. For more information, visit rockefellercenter.com/holidays.