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Winter's Eve is Only 12 Days Away!

Nov 15, 2017
Winter's Eve is Only 12 Days Away!
It's almost time to light the Upper West Side's holiday tree and welcome the holiday season in Lincoln Square with everyone's favorite annual tradition: Winter's Eve at Lincoln Square. With Monday, November 27 right around the corner, it's time to start planning how you'll enjoy New York's largest holiday festival. 
Head over to our official Winter's Eve website, www.winterseve.nyc, and check out all of the talented entertainment and great family fun lined-up for the evening. Our tree lighting ceremony, beginning at 5:30pm at Broadway and 63rd Street, will feature Micky Dolenz of The Monkees, Lea Salonga from Broadway's Once On This Island, The Metropolitan Opera, and WABC-TV's Amy Freeze. Plus, the rest of the evening, throughout the district, will be chock-full of toe-tapping music, multicultural dance troupes, jugglers, stilt walkers, street theatre and more! Read about entertainment details and set times here and check out kid-friendly activity here
You can also use the Winter's Eve website to peruse the menus of restaurants participating in the Winter's Eve Food Tastings. Click here to view details about our three outdoor locations and to find out what sweet, savory, and delicious bites you'll be able to taste. 
Closer to the event date, programs for the evening will be available online. Stop by the Information Tent at Broadway and 63rd Street during Winter's Eve for a hard copy of the program or find one of our many volunteers as you stroll along Broadway and enjoy the holiday spirit of this fantastic festival. There will also be large blow-up maps of the evenings festivities, showing venues and set times for your convenience, at various locations during the event. 
See you at Winter's Eve!