Snapshot | Tree Before the Lights

Wednesday, November 30, 2011

With much fanfare, the 30,000 lights on the Rockefeller Center Christmas tree were turned on Wednesday night. The lights will be on until January 7. After that the tree will be turned into lumber for the charity Habitat for Humanity. Take a look at the 74-foot Norway spruce before the ceremony.


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