Who do you contact to offer a tree for Rockefeller center?
The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree will be lit this year (2011) on Wednesday November 30. When: Wednesday, November 30 7pm-9pm. Where: Rockefeller Plaza, between 49th-51st streets and 5th-6th avenues. How to get there: Take the 6 train to 51st/Lexington or the B/D/F/V trains to 47-50 Streets/Rockefeller Center. Other details: There will be live and taped performances during the ceremony. The ceremony is broadcast on TV around the world, and tens of thousands of spectators are…
How much does the Rockefeller garden association pay for the Christmas tree they put up in the plaza or do people just donate their trees?
"Others who give up their trees do not fully donate them, and receive a small payment (the owner of the 1996 tree was paid $2,000). Though many have declined payment, rare is the family who has refused Rockefeller Center's other offer: free landscaping after the tree is removed." Source: New York Times
What was the first complex in the world to integrate shops offices and entertainment in New York City?
The major, and with little doubt, Rockefeller Center, in the heart of New York City combined entertainment theaters, TV studios, small shops, public park facilities all within a fairly spread out area. Rockefeller Center is probably most famous for the huge annual Christmas tree and its ice skating rink.