Sunset Park residents gather at 60th St. and 5th Ave. for tree lighting

Organizers say the event is primarily to entertain neighborhood children.

Organizers say the event is primarily to entertain neighborhood children. (12/5/13)

SUNSET PARK - Sunset Park residents gathered today for a tree lighting at 60th Street and Fifth Avenue.

Santa Claus made an appearance to greet the neighborhood children.

Organizers say the event is primarily for the children, but that it's also a way to show the neighborhood how much business owners care about the community.

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