Chestnuts roasting on an open fire! Well, no open fire, but these chestnuts were spotted at a midtown street cart, ready to add some  holiday cheer to the usual fare of water dogs and pretzels. #chestnuts #holidays #christmas #igchristmas #nyc #yuletide #streetfood

Chestnuts roasting on an open fire! Well, no open fire, but these chestnuts were spotted at a midtown street cart, ready to add some holiday cheer to the usual fare of water dogs and pretzels. #chestnuts #holidays #christmas #igchristmas #nyc #yuletide #streetfood

In the wee hours of Thanksgiving 2012, the Grace Building across Bryant Park is being decked out with Christmas decorations. #thanksgiving #christmas #nyc #manhattan #holidays #decorations

In the wee hours of Thanksgiving 2012, the Grace Building across Bryant Park is being decked out with Christmas decorations. #thanksgiving #christmas #nyc #manhattan #holidays #decorations

An essential part of the Gotham Christmas experience: A drink at Pete’s Tavern, where O. Henry is said to have written “Gift of the Magi.” #christmas #holidays #nyc #bar #tavern #oldschool #literature #nofilter

An essential part of the Gotham Christmas experience: A drink at Pete’s Tavern, where O. Henry is said to have written “Gift of the Magi.” #christmas #holidays #nyc #bar #tavern #oldschool #literature #nofilter

Sounds promising: ” A Christmas Story” is coming to Broadway, complete with convincing Peter Billingsley clone. #christmas #broadway #theater #achristmastory #movies #tradition #holidays

Sounds promising: ” A Christmas Story” is coming to Broadway, complete with convincing Peter Billingsley clone. #christmas #broadway #theater #achristmastory #movies #tradition #holidays

Ho Ho No! The red Christmas balls are already up at the 34th and 7th entrance to Macy’s. It’s not even Halloween, but it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. #holidays #macys #retail #heraldsquare #shopping #holidays #toosoon

Ho Ho No! The red Christmas balls are already up at the 34th and 7th entrance to Macy’s. It’s not even Halloween, but it’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas. #holidays #macys #retail #heraldsquare #shopping #holidays #toosoon