Rockefeller Center Tree Sparkles for the Season

The Wall Street Journal
December 05, 2013 AT 11:39 AM
Continuing a holiday tradition that began in 1933, the giant Christmas tree at Rockefeller Center was lit in a celebratory ceremony last night. 45,000 multi-colored LED lights and a 9 1/2-foot-wide Swarovski star decorate the 12-ton tree. Photo: Getty Images