Last night, New Yorkers got festive at the Rockefeller Christmas Tree lighting, celebrities gathered for a great cause at the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation's Magical Evening Gala, Joe Zee hosted the New York Cares coat drive, John Legend stopped by the Alvin Ailey Opening Night Gala and so much more.  Last night's parties were all about getting into the holiday spirit.- - [Photo via] - -

Richie Rich Patricia Field Russell Simmons Michelle Trachtenberg Robert Verdi Meryl Streep Double Seven Piper Perabo Alicia Keys The Plaza Mary Alice Stephenson Alec Baldwin Jason Bateman Hamish Bowles Julie Henderson Fern Mallis Simon Collins Joe Zee Jessica Szohr Ty Pennington Cipriani Wall Street Matthew Settle Iman Gabourey Sidibe Halley Feiffer Annie Churchill Albert Oren Moverman Katie Couric Katharine McPhee Michael Buble Sanford Weill John Cameron Mitchell mark ruffalo Geoffrey Fletcher IAC Building swizz beatz Ryan Eggold Valerie Bertinelli Sky Room Matthew Rolston Erica Domesek Anthony Edwards Rockefeller Center Christmas Tree Lighting Cee Lo Green Brady Corbet Carly Cushnie Michelle Ochs Kelly Framel Sade Baderinwa Celine Rattray Neil Diamond Lenay Dunn Lori Stokes Melissa Gorga Rachel Nichols John Patrick Shanley Alistair Banks Griffin Ross Higgins Dave Annable DJ Tennessee Thomas Gary Oldman Tomas Alfredson Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation's A Magical Evening Gala New York Cares Coat Drive With Joe Zee J. Estina at The Shops at The Plaza Grand Opening and Collection Launch hosted by Mary Alice Stephenson An Evening PINKnic hosted by Manhattan Home Design Alvin Ailey Opening Night Gala Benefit A is for ALDO Fragrance Launch Event WSJ Magazine Exclusive December Issue Preview Lola Hotel Opening Lotus Car/Swizz Beatz Launch Megan Hilly Alexandra Reeves Givens Peter Kiernan Bloomingdales Midtown Beaux Cho Cindy Hahn ohn Legend Joan Weill Mark Strong David Dencik Peter Straughan Tim Bevan Robyn Slovo Chris Abbott Landmark Theatre's Sunshine Cinema Douglas Bensadoun Carrie Phillips Kathy Acimovic Alex Young Lola Hotel DJ Chris Beltzer Susan Jaques