Central Park Holiday Lighting
Charles A. Dana Discovery Center (inside Central Park at 110th Street btw. Lenox & 5th Ave., Manhatttan)

Celebrate the season with the Central Park Conservancy’s 15th annual holiday lighting of Central Park’s northernmost visitor center. Make holiday crafts, decorate (and eat!) cookies, sip hot cocoa and take your photo with Santa (bring your own camera).

The event features caroling by Tammy Coil and the Columbia University a capella group the Metrotones; a four-foot ice sculpture by master carvers from Okamoto Studio; and a 12-foot floating Christmas tree on the Harlem Meer.