Guide: Tree lightings and holiday events in the Hudson Valley

Looking for something fun to do this holiday season? Whether it is a tree or menorah lighting or a winter festival, here is a guide to some fun, holiday events. Check before heading out, as times and dates are subject to change.

UPCOMING EVENTS

Pop-up Holiday Ice Skating Rink
Now-Jan. 5
Cross County Shopping Center
8000 Mall Walk
Yonkers
Times: Varies
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Westchester's Winter Wonderland
Nov. 29 - Jan. 4
Kensico Dam Plaza
Valhalla, New York
Times: Varies
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A Frosty Fest
Nov. 29 - Dec. 22
778 Broadway, Route 9W
Ulster Park, NY 12487
(845) 339-2666 ext. 10
Times: Fridays - 6 p.m.-8 p.m.; Saturdays - 4 p.m.-8 p.m.; Sundays - 4 p.m.-7 p.m.
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Dickens’s ‘Christmas Carol’
Dec. 14-15
Old Dutch Church
430 Broadway
Sleepy Hollow, NY
(914) 366-6900
Time: Saturdays & Sundays - 3:30 p.m., 4:45 p.m. and 6 p.m.
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Grand Holiday Illumination at Untermyer Gardens
Dec. 11- Jan. 1
945 N Broadway
Yonkers, NY 10701
Time: 4:30 p.m.-8:30 p.m.
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Menorah Lighting 
Dec. 23
Cross County Shopping Center
8000 Mall Walk
Yonkers
Time: 6 p.m. 
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PAST EVENTS

Annual Tree Lighting Celebration
Nov. 23
Cross County Shopping Center
8000 Mall Walk
Yonkers, NY, 10704
Time: 6 p.m.-8 p.m.
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Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting
Dec. 4
45 Rockefeller Plaza
New York, NY
Time: 8 p.m.- 10 p.m.
Events around the tree available until Jan. 7.
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9th Annual Washingtonville Christmas Parade & Tree Lighting
Dec. 7

Time: 6 p.m.
Info: Parade route runs along Main Street; Tree lighting at E.J. McLaughlin Square
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Jingle Bell Run 
Dec. 7
Purchase College, SUNY
735 Anderson Hill Road
Purchase, New York 10577
Time: 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
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Goshen Holiday Experience
Dec. 7
Burke Catholic High School/Village Square
Time: 12 p.m.-5 p.m.
Events include a holiday stroll, a boutique and a tree lighting at Village Square
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