Save the date: Monday, December 1, 2014, for the Fifteenth Annual Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square. It’s the largest holiday festival in NYC, with legendary artists, up-and-coming musicians, dancers, street performers including special events for the kids, along a five block stretch of the Upper West Side around Lincoln Center.
In addition to processional groups, jugglers, stilt-walkers and more, there’s food and holiday cheer galore. More than 30 of Lincoln Square’s finest restaurants and eateries will offer food tastings at nominal cost ($1-$4) at three separate outdoor locations from 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm. Plus, dozens of local stores and neighborhood institutions will host activities and holiday cheer throughout the evening.The celebration begins with the lighting of the Upper West Side Holiday Tree in Dante Park at Broadway & 63rd Street and continues along Broadway from Time Warner Center to 68th Street.
Monday, December 1, 2014, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Rain, Snow or Shine
Take the 1, A, B, C, or D train to 59th Street/Columbus Circle, or the 1 train to 66th Street and Broadway.
We’ll be publishing the minute-to-minute schedule next week.
Check the NYC on the Cheap Christmas in New York page for additional holiday happenings.
As always, Winter’s Eve is sponsored by the Lincoln Square Business Improvement District and Time Warner.