Photo : Lhasa 

New York City is the best place to celebrate the holidays and get into the magical Christmas spirit with the beautiful decorations on streets. It’s that time of year that many Christmas trees in the city will light up and you have to be there to enjoy the festive celebrations with your family or friends. Starting on November 25, here are the dates for the best tree lighting ceremonies in NYC this year.Photo : Quintano

Park Slope Fifth Avenue
Be there in November 25 at 6:30 until 8 pm in the corner of 5th Avenue and 4th Street to take photos with Santa and enjoy the live music and the holiday candies.

Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Center
November 27, 5:30–9 pm at Columbus Ave and 63rd St will be hosted the Eighteenth Annual Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square with many artists to enjoy such as musicians, dancers, street performers and treat yourself with holiday food and drinks.Photo :ël T.

Rockefeller Center
If you want to admire the lighting ceremony of the world-wide symbol of the Christmas season, you need to be at Rockefeller Plaza between W 48th and 51st Sts in November 29 from 7 to 9 pm.

Fort Hamilton
What a special place to see a lighting ceremony than at the military base at 101st St and Fort Hamilton Pkwy in December 1 , from 4 to 9 pm. Go there to buy holiday gifts created by local artisans and eat traditional food.Photo : Eric Cheng
Washington Square Park
It’s a 92-year-old tradition that you can still enjoy on December 7 , 6–7 pm , at Washington Sq E .There, will be the Rob Susman Brass Quartet with children and adults in singing holiday songs.

Holiday on the Hudson
Celebrate the season with live music, decoration-making, hot chocolate and dancing by the Harlem Swing Dance Society at 125th Street and Marginal Street in West Harlem Piers , in December 9,from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm.