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Lakewood tree-lighting festival set for Friday

Post by Christian Hill / The News Tribune on Nov. 28, 2011 at 12:32 pm with No Comments »
November 28, 2011 12:33 pm

The city of Lakewood will hold its 16th annual Christmas tree lighting festival from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 2.

The event will be held in front of City Hall, 6000 Main St. S.W.

There will be a kiddie parade, free children’s crafts, holiday music, refreshments and a visit with Santa. To participate in the parade, children and those young at heart can meet near the old GI Joe’s building, 5831 Main St. SW, at 4:15 p.m. and march with Santa.

Visitors are encouraged to bring non-perishable food items for the Emergency Food Network. Officials reminds folks to dress warm.

For more information, call Lakewood Parks, Recreation and Community Services at 253-983-7887 or click here.

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