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Thursday, December 1, 2016

You're Invited To Roosevelt Island Holiday/Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony At Blackwell Plaza Friday December 2 - Music, Gifts, Prizes & Santa Claus

It's that time again for a wonderful Roosevelt Island tradition - the lighting of the Holiday/Christmas Tree in front of Blackwell House tomorrow night, Friday December 2.

According to the Roosevelt Island Operating Corp (RIOC):
On Friday, December 2nd at 7PM, you are cordially invited to attend Roosevelt Island's annual holiday season kickoff event, the Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting Ceremony. Join us at Blackwell Plaza (500 Main St.) for a free celebration of our close-knit community, featuring performances by the Main Street Theatre & Dance Alliance, the Beacon Program, and the 116th Street Band. Also, don’t miss a visit from a very special guest! Make sure to bring your camera!.

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Many thanks to our generous contributors:

Amalgamated Bank | Urban American | The Octagon | Hudson Companies | Wholesome Factory | Gristedes | Piccolo Trattoria | Starbucks | Island Wine & Spirits | Roosevelt Nails | Fuji East | Bread & Butter Market | Cornell Tech
Here's the 2015 Lighting of

Roosevelt Island Holiday/Christmas Tree.

More scenes from 2015 Roosevelt Island Tree Lighting here.

Good times.