Get ready to kick off the holiday season in grand style as the City of St. Cloud welcomes the community to its Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony tonight, Friday, December 1st from 6 pm to 9 pm in front of St. Cloud’s City Hall. Prepare to be swept away by a magical evening filled with delightful activities and heartwarming moments for the whole family.

The Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony is an eagerly awaited tradition, and this year promises to be bigger and more enchanting than ever before. The event, hosted by the City of St. Cloud, is made possible thanks to the generous support of sponsors OUC and Toho Water Authority, ensuring a memorable experience for all attendees.

The festivities will begin with an array of musical performances that will set the stage for a joyful and festive atmosphere. As you revel in the melodies of the season, you’ll be able to immerse yourself in the holiday spirit with crafts, games, and rides scattered throughout the event area. The tree lighting portion of the evening will once again be led by St. Cloud leaders and elected officials.

Feeling adventurous? Don’t miss the chance to slide down the snow slide, sure to bring smiles and laughter to both kids and adults alike. And what’s a holiday celebration without a visit from the jolliest figure of them all? Santa Claus himself will be making a special appearance, offering children the opportunity to share their holiday wishes and take memorable photos.

Whether you’re seeking festive entertainment or simply want to soak in the magical ambiance, the City of St. Cloud’s Annual Tree Lighting event has it all.

Come one, come all, and let the holiday spirit illuminate your hearts as we come together to celebrate the joy of the season!