Well another holiday season has come !!! Celebrations, decorations, sales and everything is on !! But what is most special about the Christmas time would be the Rockefeller center tree and this time it is a 72-foot tall Norway spruce of the grounds of Tree King nursery in Hamilton, which is owned by the Varanyak family. The 8-ton tree will be erected over the ice rink on Friday November 14th.
Fergie did the honours of unveiling the Swarovski Star, which will adorn the Rockefeller Christmas tree. The 33-year-old Fergalicious singer unveiled the 550-pound, 9.5-foot star, made of 25,000 crystals which will be set atop the giant X-mas tree.
The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree will be lit for the first time this holiday season on Wednesday, December 3rd, 2008. It has been attracting so many tourists worldwide.
The line-up of performers will be announced soon and the whole star-studded spectacle will be broadcast live on NBC from 8PM to 9PM. The tree will be lit at 8.55pm.
Where is it?? Rockefeller Center, Rockefeller Plaza, From West 48th Street to West 51st Street between 5th and 6th Avenues.