Countdown to Tree Lighting November 24

Posted on 09/13/2017
Celebrate with the community at the annual Tree Lighting ceremony held at North School Park on Friday, November 24 at 4:30 p.m. Bring families, friends, neighbors and holiday guests to this festive celebration, located at Arlington Heights Road and Eastman Street.

Following the ceremony, hop on a free Holiday Trolley rides that will pick-up and drop-off riders at North School Park, the Arlington Heights Historical Museum and Harmony Park.The traditional ceremony will begin at 4:30 p.m. with dance performances from the Arlington Heights Park District's Vibe dance companies, followed by a musical performance.  After brief comments from elected officials, the countdown will begin around 5 p.m. to “flip the switch” that magically activates the lights of the holiday tree in North School Park along with the many displays and lights throughout the Downtown. 

This event is sponsored by the Arlington Heights Special Events Commission in conjunction with the Arlington Heights Park District as a way to kick off the holiday season!