December 4, 2022
12:00 - 8:00 p.m.
Empire State Plaza and Cornerstone at the Plaza
Celebrate the season at the beautiful Empire State Plaza with FREE activities including the official ceremony and tree lighting, fireworks, demonstrations by the Hudson Mohawk Figure Skating Club, carvings by The Ice Farm, performances by Tuba Christmas, photo opportunities with Santa Claus at Cornerstone at the Plaza, and more!
|12:00 - 3:30 p.m.||Open Skating||Ice Rink|
|12:00 - 5:00 p.m.||Inside the Snow Globe with Cornerstone at the Plaza featuring a warming area, holiday concessions, specialty beverages, sweets & treats, and more!||Cornerstone at the Plaza|
|12:00 - 4:00 p.m.||Ice Sculpting by Ice Farm Syracuse||Ice Rink|
|1:00 - 4:00 p.m.||Carriage Rides||Plaza Level North End|
|1:00 p.m., 2:00 p.m., 3:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m.||Meet & Greet With Santa Claus||Cornerstone at the Plaza|
|1:15 - 3:15 p.m.||Rock-and-Skate with Side B||Ice Rink|
|4:00 p.m.||Tuba Christmas Performance||Plaza North End|
|4:30 p.m.||Demonstrations by the Hudson Mohawk Figure Skating Club||Ice Rink|
|5:00 - 5:15 p.m.||Caroling with The Rusty Pipes||Plaza North End|
|5:15 p.m.||Official Ceremony, Tree Lighting, and Fireworks||Plaza North End|
|6:00 - 8:00 p.m.||Open Skating||Ice Rink|
Holiday Cookies & Pastries
Chicken Tenders and Waffle Fries
Fried Shrimp Basket
Loaded Grilled Cheese
Buffalo Chicken Dip
Cinnamon Pretzel Bites
Specialty Cocktails, Beer, Wine, Coffee, Tea, Assorted Soft Drinks
Hamburgers and Hotdogs
Fresh cut Fries
Mac and Cheese Bites
Fresh Cider Donuts and Hot Cider
McDonald's | 8:00 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Logan's Deli | 8:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m. (in the Northeast Gallery)
Green Sugar Leaf Farm | 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
6:00 - 8:00 p.m.