Christmas in Rockefeller Center Tree Lighting — WATCH LIVE STREAM!
The 82nd annual lighting of the Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree takes place in New York City on Wednesday. This year’s holiday event will feature performances from Mariah Carey, Idina Menzel, Lady Gaga, Tony Bennett and more! Gossip Cop will have the live stream below!
Carey will open the show with a special rendition of her iconic song “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” The holiday extravaganza will also include performances from LeAnn Rimes, Trisha Yearwood, Darius Rucker, Cyndi Lauper featuring Billy Porter, Pentatonix, Seth MacFarlane featuring Sara Bareilles, Latin superstar Prince Royce, and an appearance from legendary Radio City Music Hall Rockettes.
This year’s Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree is an 85-foot tall Norway Spruce that is approximately 90 years old, weighs approximately 13 tons and hails from Hemlock Township, Pennsylvania. Thousands of onlookers will crowd the sidewalks at Rockefeller Plaza to witness the tree being lit for the first time. For those not in New York City, “Christmas in Rockefeller Center” will be hosted by “Today Show” anchors Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker and Natalie Morales and broadcast for the 17th year on NBC. Gossip Cop will have a live stream of the show below! Stay tuned! It all gets underway at 8 pm Eastern!