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A member of the Rockettes wipes off snow (Credit: Charles Eckert)

A member of the Rockettes wipes off snow created by a snow machine after posing for photographs with Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Rockettes Radio City Christmas Spectacular shines in August

The Rockettes got New Yorkers in the mood for their annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

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Santa Claus and the Rockettes pose for photographs
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes pose for photographs with Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Members of the Rockettes pose for photographs with
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Members of the Rockettes pose for photographs with a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee on Tuesday in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Members of the Rockettes get ready to be
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Members of the Rockettes get ready to be photographed with Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

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Members of the Rockettes pose for photographs with
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Members of the Rockettes pose for photographs with Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

A member of the Rockettes wipes off snow
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

A member of the Rockettes wipes off snow created by a snow machine after posing for photographs with Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

Members of the Rockettes eat Christmas-inspired ice pops
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Members of the Rockettes eat Christmas-inspired ice pops during a ribbon cutting ceremony at Radio City Music Hall iin Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular.(Aug. 13, 2013)

Spectators watch as Santa Claus and the Rockettes
(Credit: Charles Eckert)

Spectators watch as Santa Claus and the Rockettes unveil a one-of-a-kind Christmas Spectacular themed ice sculpture during a ribbon cutting ceremony under the Radio City Music Hall marquee in Manhattan. The annual 'Christmas in August' event kicks off the annual Radio City Christmas Spectacular. (Aug. 13, 2013)

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