RIOC Invites You To the Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting Ceremony Friday December 5 At Blackwell House - Meet Mrs Claus On Weekends At RIHS Visitors Kiosk Too
According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):
On Friday, December 5th at 7 PM, you are cordially invited to attend Roosevelt Island's annual holiday season kickoff event, the Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting Ceremony. Join us at Blackwell House (500 Main St.) for a free celebration of our close-knit community, featuring musical performances by local groups and a visit from a very special surprise guest! Come out to see the tree light up and for a chance to catch a performance from your talented neighbors.Here are some scenes from last year's Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting Ceremony.
Many thanks to our generous contributors:
Urban American The Octagon The Hudson Companies Bike New York Fuji East |Main Street Sweets Gristedes Supermarket
Special thanks to volunteers from the following organizations:
The Girl Scouts of America | Cornell Tech
We hope to see you there!
Finally. #Christmas pic.twitter.com/0WiNiTU834Also, the Roosevelt Island Historical Society invites you to come meet Mrs. Claus at the Visitors Center Kiosk by the Tram and pick up some Holiday Gifts.
— Chris Fuller (@CFuller_music) December 7, 2013
Image From Roosevelt Island Historical Society