The Downtown Raleigh Tree Lighting Celebration will take place Friday, November 30th, 2018, from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
It takes place at a new location, Duke Energy Center for the Performing Arts, at 2 E. South Street, Raleigh.
Enjoy some tasty snacks and beverages from local vendors, holiday music, and the opportunity to meet Santa Claus as he walks around the crowd meeting and greeting everyone. Make sure you bring your camera to take photos with Santa.
Mayor Nancy McFarlane will then take the stage to light Downtown Raleigh’s tree that evening, and the tree lighting will be streamed live on ABC11 WTVD.