Christmas tree lighting ceremony in New York

Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center in New York before the lighting ceremony © Reuters Before the lighting ceremony on the Christmas tree at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters © www.globallookpress.com Singer Mickey Guyton performing at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony outside Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Singer Alessia Cara performing at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters © www.globallookpress.com © Reuters Concert at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Christmas tree near Rockefeller Center in New York before the lighting ceremony © Reuters Before the lighting ceremony on the Christmas tree at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters © www.globallookpress.com Singer Mickey Guyton performing at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony outside Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Singer Alessia Cara performing at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony outside Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Ceremony of lighting the lights on the Christmas tree at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters © www.globallookpress.com © Reuters Concert at the Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Christmas tree lighting ceremony at Rockefeller Center in New York © Reuters Истoчник aif.ru In New York, on December 2, a traditional Christmas tree lighting ceremony was held in the square near Rockefeller Center. At the top of the spruce is a star weighing more than 400 kg, decorated with Swarovski crystals. & nbsp; The tree, installed this year, is 85 years old and is 24 meters high. Its branches are hung with 50 thousand lamps, the total length of the garlands is about 8 kilometers. The tradition of installing spruce at Rockefeller Center dates back to 1931, and since 1933, a lighting ceremony has been regularly held.