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Thursday, December 4, 2014

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.

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!
Here are some scenes from last year's Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting Ceremony.
Also, 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.