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Murfreesboro Tree Lighting

December 3, 2021 @ 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM


On the first Friday night of December, holiday revelers gather around the the historic 1859 Rutherford County Court House, for the annual lighting of the Rutherford County Christmas tree. Main Street organizes this event, featuring entertainment, caroling, the lighting of the tree and a visit from a very special bearded gentleman…


Center for the Arts: “A Christmas Song” and “Never Fall in love with an elf” from the performance “Elf”
City and County Schools Holiday Choir (4-6th graders)
Rutherford County Dance Laureate dancing to “Ave Maria” (ballet)
Community Christmas Choir (featuring Belle Aire Baptist Church) performing and leading the community in “The Glory of Christmas”
Santa and Mrs. Claus to light the tree half way through the program
City of Murfreesboro Parks and Rec will be hosting movie under the stars after the event at 7:15pm

Activities for children include:
Pictures with Santa in the courthouse (7:15pm)
Story time from Read to Succeed
Letters to Santa station
Making reindeer food
Petting live reindeer
Christmas movie
Free hot coco
Food trucks will be on site.
And more….


December 3, 2021
6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
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Public Square Murfreesboro
N Public Square
Murfreesboro, 37130 United States
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