Tree Lighting Ceremony
Saturday, November 23: 6 - 8pm
Dim the lights. Warm up your vocal chords. Get in the spirit. Join hundreds of your neighbors for this annual event as we kick off the holiday season and good cheer into high gear. Caroling, carriage rides, special appearances and 150,000+ Christmas tree lights make this a must see event.
6:00 p.m.- Santa and Mrs. Claus will make their way down the boulevard to Santa's house in their very own horse-drawn carriages.
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Santa will be available in his house for visits from children of all ages. Be sure to bring your camera and holiday wish list!
6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. - Purchase a Make-A-Wish Holiday Wishes 3 CD – a 44 track disc featuring an impressive list of local musicians performing your favorite holiday songs! CDs are only $10/each and 100% of the proceeds raised from the sale of the CD will be donated to the Make-A-Wish Foundation! For every CD purchased at the Tree Lighting Ceremony you will receive a raffle ticket for the chance to win a $250 Levis Commons prize package! A winner will be drawn right before the tree lights at 8:00 p.m.!
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Anna and Elsa from Disney's "Frozen" will be near the center fountain to meet and greet!
6:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. - Hop in the Make-A-Wish Photo Booth located near GNC and capture holiday memories with the entire family!
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Ice carving with Chad Hartson from Ice Creations – be sure to check out how that magic happens by Bar Louie!
6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. - Enjoy a horse-drawn carriage ride around The Town Center. Cost is $5 per person or $10 per family. Pick up is on Chappel drive, across from Schakolad Chocolate Factory.
7:00 p.m.- Stage events begin including performances by Julie's Dance Studio, The Perrysburg Twirling Sophisticates, Dance Factory and live music provided by InSync DJ Services.
Main Stage Itinerary
7:00pm – TJ Thomas
7:08pm – Dance Factory Performance
7:10pm – Kerry Patrick Clark
7:18pm – Dance Factory Performance
7:20pm – Two Guys Who Play Music
7:28pm – Dance Factory Performance
7:30pm – Ear Candy
7:38pm – Dance Factory Performance
7:40pm – Jeff Stewart
8:00 p.m.- The highlight of this magical night! The Hall family from Oregon, OH will arrive for their role as this year’s honorary tree lighters! One lucky family selected from hundreds of entrants in the “First Family of Levis” contest will flip the switch to bring thousands of lights on the 50-ft tree to life at 8:00 p.m.!
Mark your calendars and call your friends and family! You won't want to miss this spectacular night and kick-off to the holiday season.