The annual Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lighting is on Wednesday, Dec. 2. Lots of streets in the midtown area will be closed between 7 p.m. and 9 p.m.  If you drive in any of these areas, be sure to avoid them Wednesday night:

  • 5th Avenue between 46th and 52nd streets
  • 6th Avenue between 46th and 52nd streets
  • 46th Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 47th Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 48th Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 49th Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 50th Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 51st Street between 5th and 6th avenues
  • 52nd Street between 5th and 6th avenues

Thanks to our friends at DNAinfo for aggregating this list!

Planning to watch the ceremony? Tweet @hudsonyardies with pictures from the event!