Save the date – Monday, Nov. 28th – for the 17th Annual Winter’s Eve at Lincoln Square, the largest holiday festival in NYC, with FREE music and dance performances, a tree lighting ceremony and more.
Winter’s Eve 2016 starts at 5:30pm with the holiday tree lighting ceremony at Broadway and 63rd St.
Join legendary artists, up-and-coming musicians, dancers, street performers and more to welcome the holiday season and light up the Upper West Side with an evening of music, food, dancing and fun for everyone.
ENTERTAINMENT – Lincoln Square’s sidewalks and public spaces will come alive with music, performers, processional groups, jugglers, stilt-walkers and more, making for a festive fun-filled evening along the streets of this dynamic Upper West Side neighborhood.
FOODIES & HOLIDAY CHEER – 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. Dozens of local stores and neighborhood institutions will host activities and holiday cheer throughout the evening.
WHEN: Next Monday, November 28, 2016, 5:30 pm – 9:00 pm, Rain, Snow or Shine!
WHERE: 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.
BY SUBWAY: Take the 1, A, B, C, or D train to 59th Street/Columbus Circle or the 1 train to 66th Street and Broadway.
FOR MORE INFORMATION: Please call 212.581.3774 or email [email protected]
Here’s the Entertainment Schedule:
Tree Lighting Ceremony featuring Sharon Jones & Justin Guarini from Broadway’s In Transit
5:30pm | Dante Park Main Stage, Broadway and 63rd Street
Alicia Svigals – Klezmer Fiddle Express
Time: TBD | Dante Park Main Stage, Broadway and 63rd St.
Ikea Shakedown – Steven Bernstein’s Universal Melody Brass Dance Party
Time: TBD| Winter’s Eve TD Bank Dance Tent, Broadway at 61st St.
CHIA’s Dance Party
6:00pm & 7:30pm | Richard Tucker Park, Broadway & 65th St.
Cumbia River Band
6:45pm & 8:15pm | Richard Tucker Park
The Loston Harris Trio
Time: TBD | American Folk Art Museum, Columbus Avenue between 65th and 66th Streets
7:00pm | David Rubinstein Atrium, Broadway btw 63rd & 64th St.
Erin and Her Cello
7:00pm | Location: Apple Store, Upper West Side, 1981 Broadway
Time: TBD | 30 Lincoln Plaza
Broadway Under the Stars
The Great Comet & Chicago, Time Warner Center, 2nd Floor
Time: TBD | Location: TBD
Multicultural Dance Group
Time: 6:00pm | Frey Plaza: Trump International Hotel and Tower, Broadway between 60th and 61st Street
Alice Farley Dance Theater
All Evening | Throughout Lincoln Square
Hungry March Band Processional Arts Workshop
The Film Society of Lincoln Center presents ELF
3:30pm | 5:30pm | 7:30pm
Elinor Bunin Munroe Film Center Amphitheater 144 W 65th Street
The Mariachi Nuevo Mexico, The Marching Cobras, Columbia University Lion Dancers
Time: TBD | Calabrese & Keegan Plaza (Beneath the Globe at 60th Street)
OKAMOTO STUDIO: Ice Sculpting
All Evening |Two Locations – Time Warner Center & 125 Columbus Ave
Strolling Circus Performers
5:30pm – 9:00pm
November 28, 2016 | 5:30 pm | 64th St at Broadway | New York, NY | All Ages | FREE!