Holiday Lights

The Seasonal Holiday Street Lights Are Now Glowing on Orchard Street

Posted November 9, 2017 at 5:03 am

It’s that time of year again. The clocks change, the air is crisp, and the holiday lights come out on (and around) Orchard Street. As in years past, the three-dimensional snowflake orbs are now suspended above the roadway between East Houston and Hester Streets. The spine designated the jurisdiction of the Lower East Side Partnership […]

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Seasonal Holiday Lighting Installed Along Orchard Street

Posted November 19, 2015 at 5:16 am

It’s not even Thanksgiving yet, but holiday cheer is already on the streets. The holiday lights returned to Orchard Street on Monday for another go-round of season’s greetings. As in years past, the decorative snowflake orbs are now suspended above the roadway between East Houston and Hester. The designated area under the jurisdiction of the […]

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Annual Holiday Lighting Installed Along Orchard Street

Posted November 12, 2014 at 6:08 am

Like clockwork, the annual non-denominational holiday lights are now providing some festive flare along Orchard Street. The flatbeds arrived early yesterday morning with the payload of illuminated equipment. This year, as in the past, ornaments are of the orb-like snowflake variety. They are strung across the roadway from East Houston to Hester Street, the boundary of […]

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Appreciating the Holiday Windows at Frank’s Bike Shop on Grand Street [PHOTOS]

Posted December 24, 2013 at 10:22 am

Christmas Eve is upon us. Let’s take a moment to admire Frank’s Bike Shop and its awesome holiday window display. Forget hoofing it to midtown, this shit is certainly worthy. Behind those huge windows of the Grand Street bike outpost resides a serene holiday scene – an O-gauge train set surrounded by various model houses […]

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‘Association of Latino Business Owners and Residents’ Makes a Splash on Clinton Street

Posted December 17, 2013 at 6:08 am

The nascent community organization – Association of Latino Business Owners and Residents – designated Clinton Street as the block for its public rollout. Its first more visible action was the debut of holiday lighting between East Houston and Delancey. To complement the season’s greetings, light poles along that stretch are now sporting bilingual low-hanging banners. […]

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Clinton Street Adds Holiday Lighting Between Houston and Delancey

Posted December 4, 2013 at 6:11 am

Orchard Street isn’t the only game in town when it comes to holiday lights. Well, on the Lower East Side, that is. Clinton Street is joining the party. Blue-lit snowflake fixtures currently span the length of pavement between Delancey and East Houston.

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New Holiday Lighting Installed on Orchard Street Yesterday

Posted November 15, 2013 at 10:21 am

Orchard Street is now alight with holiday cheer. The annual lighting scheme of snowflakes between East Houston and Hester was installed and activated yesterday. This year, however, the decorations are slightly different from previous iterations. Ornaments are of the 3D variety, and are precariously suspended above the middle of the intersections . Certainly not as […]

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Holiday Lighting Installed on Orchard

Last modified November 23, 2012 at 10:32 am

Orchard Street is now alight with holiday cheer.

Early Edition: January 4

Last modified June 27, 2012 at 12:59 am

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Holiday Lighting Arrives on Orchard Street

Posted December 8, 2011 at 6:18 am

As previously promised by the Lower East Side BID, holiday lighting finally arrived along Orchard Street last weekend.