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Christmas Tree and Dreidel Lighting ushers in 2018 Holiday Season Nov. 29

October 30, 2018

Tree & Dreidel LightingThe traditional dreidel display and 30-foot Christmas tree lightings help kick off the holiday season at Newtown Park on Thursday, Nov. 29 and will feature Santa, his reindeer, and other fun activities.

Festivities start at 6 p.m. with Christmas carols by local elementary school choruses, followed by the lighting of the tree and dreidel display on the Park Place event lawn at Newtown Park. 
 
Old St. Nick will hear youngsters’ wish lists. Free hot chocolate and coffee will be available while they last, and s’mores, too! The food truck, Loaded Burger will be on-hand selling tasty burgers, wings, and more. There will be crafts, music, and kids' activities. The celebration concludes at 8 p.m.
 
Guests are invited to bring a new, unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots to the event or to City Hall. Donations are also accepted at the City’s fire stations. Donations are being accepted through mid-December.