Washington Square Park Christmas Tree Lighting and Caroling Wednesday, December 10th, 6 p.m.

The holiday tree at Washington Square Park is up under the Arch. The Arch has been freed of its fencing. You can actually walk under it (although not very far … before you hit the fenced-off Fountain area).

And the tree will be lit… Plus caroling on:

Wednesday, December 10th at 6 p.m.

Under Arch @ Fifth Avenue

Washington Square Park

(Rain or ‘shine.’)

Also, there will be Christmas caroling by the tree on

Christmas Eve, Wednesday, December 24th, 5 p.m.

Photo: Tony Hoffman (Arch, 2005)