List of tree-lighting ceremonies in the Tri-State area

November 19, 2009

The City of Hagerstown will host its tree lighting at Public Square at 5 p.m. Monday, Nov. 23. For more information about the city's tree lighting, call 301-739-8577, ext. 183. Here are other tree-lightings in the Tri-State region:

City Park Lighting

7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 4. City Park, Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. 301-739-8577, ext. 183.

Old Tyme Christmas in Boonsboro

6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Friday, Dec. 4. Small parade to Shafer Park for a tree lighting.

Smithsburg Hometown Christmas

5:30 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 6. Tree-lighting ceremony at Veteran's Park.


6 p.m. Friday, Dec. 11. Yule-log bonfire in the town's park. Part of Funkstown's Old Tyme Christmas festivities.

In Pennsylvania and West Virginia:

Snowflake Festival


7 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20. Tree lighting, downtown Martinsburg, W.Va.; parade, 6 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 5.

Greencastle-Antrim tree lighting and parade

7 to 8 p.m. Friday, Nov. 20. Greencastle Public Square, Greencastle, Pa.; parade 9:21 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 21.

Shippensburg's Dickens Days Parade & Tree Lighting

7 to 9 p.m., Friday, Nov. 20. Tree lighting at 7:45 p.m. Downtown Shippensburg, Pa.

Holiday parade and tree lighting

6:30 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 21. Downtown Chambersburg, Pa.

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- Tiffany Arnold

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