ibusinesslines.com July 20, 2018

Rockefeller Center Christmas tree arrives in NYC

13 November 2017, 12:11 | Myron Mathis

Anthony Quintano

Anthony Quintano

Once the holidays wrap up and it's taken down in NY, the tree will be milled into lumber for habitat for humanity.

The main Christmas tree in NY set on Saturday in the center of the city. It was cut down in State College, Pennsylvania and is the 85th tree to be displayed at the Rockefeller Plaza during the holiday season.

A worker cleans up after a spike was placed into the base of the 2017 Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree at Rockefeller Plaza in New York, Saturday, Nov. 11, 2017.

Age of tree is about 80 years old, her metropolis have donated a resident of state College Jason Perrin, on the site of which it grew.

"Well about two weeks ago we started tying it up and wrapping each branch individually", head gardener Erik Pauze said.

It took an extra long truck, a huge team and a crane to move the almighty Christmas tree into place. It will be officially lit on November 29th and stay on display until January 7th.

Other News

Trending Now

Britain's Gove offers support to foreign secretary over Iran comments
The 38-year-old mother from London was sentenced to five years in prison after being accused of leading a "soft coup". After Mr Gove's remark on the BBC's Andrew Marr Show, he was told her husband's explanation.

Jets lose to Buccaneers, 15-10
Make no mistake about it - it would take a miracle for the Bucs to reach the playoffs, and these are two bad football teams. McCown, who has been with 10 franchises over 15 seasons, was 1-10 as starter with the Bucs three years ago.

Partly cloudy overnight; Mostly sunny and dry Monday
We will have afternoon highs in the upper 70s prior to the front arriving, then will cool down to the mid 50s overnight. Tomorrow: We'll start off our workweek with mostly sunny skies and winds out of the northeast at 5-10 miles per hour .

One Nation linked to domestic violence post
He had been aware of the tensions earlier but had been told by a One Nation senator at the weekend that all was well with Anning. Hanson said she tried to mediate and "find some common ground" but then Anning said he would stand as an independent.

Gareth Southgate claims senior players damaged Loftus-Cheek's development at Chelsea
Loftus-Cheek is convinced Palace will improve once Christian Benteke is back fully fit. I watched him early-season and I saw flashes.

Actress Ellen Page accuses director Brett Ratner of making homophobic comments
This is just what happened during my sixteenth year, a teenager in the entertainment industry". I was asked by a director to sleep with a man in his late twenties and to tell them about it.

Fernando Alonso to start season best sixth in F1 Brazilian Grand Prix
His eight-year-old son, Felipinho, gave a heart-warming message to Massa on the team radio at the end of the race. Felipe Massa likened his emotional send-off at the Brazilian Grand Prix to one of his 11 career victories.