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Where: Empire State Plaza, Albany, New York
Cost: FREE ADMISSION
The New York State Office of General Services (OGS) invites you to join in the fun at the annual SEFCU Holiday Tree Lighting and Fireworks Festival on Sunday, December 2nd, from 1 PM to 6 PM at the Empire State Plaza.
Each year, OGS receives hundreds of offers for tree donations and visits many with potential before choosing two perfect New York State trees. Each tree is decorated with over 2,000 energy-efficient light emitting diodes (LEDs) scheduled to be illuminated at this heartwarming family event.
The Plaza becomes a winter playground for the whole family with events taking place all day, inside and out!
Schedule of Events:
10 am - 4 pm :: Great Train Extravaganza in the Convention Hall
11 am - 4:30 pm :: Chocolate Expo & Holiday Gift Market at the New York State Museum
1 pm :: SEFCU HolidayTree Lighting on the Concourse
1 pm :: Holiday Marketplace Open at the Concourse
1 pm :: Arts and Crafts in the Meeting Room 6
1:30 pm :: Music with Tame Rutabaga in Meeting Room 6
2 pm :: Meet Santa Claus at the Concourse
2:15 pm :: Ms. Barbara's Holiday Story Time in Meeting Room 6
2:30 pm :: Music with Tame Rutabaga in Meeting Room 6
3:00 pm :: Meet Santa Claus at the Concourse
3:15 pm :: Ms. Barbara's Holiday Story Time in Meeting Room 6
3:30 pm :: Music TBD in Meeting Room 6
4:00 pm :: TubaChristmas in Meeting Room 6
5:00 pm :: Troy Children's Chorus on the Plaza
5:15 pm :: Official SEFCU Tree Lighting program on thePlaza
5:30 pm :: Fireworks (time approximate) on the Plaza
6:00 pm :: All areas close
For More Information Call: 518-474-0460
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