The City of Chicago’s 105th annual Christmas tree lighting is Friday night, November 16, 2018 in Millennium Park.
There will be music, Santa Claus and the emcee is “Hamilton” star Miguel Cervantes.
The tree is a 60-foot Norway Spruce from Elmhurst, donated by Deborah Orth and her family.
Millennium Park’s ice rink and the Maggie Daley Skating Ribbon opened Friday afternoon, and the Christkindlmarket in Daley Plaza also opens Friday night.
The Tree Lighting Ceremony takes place at 6 p.m., with all the lights turning on at 6:30 with fireworks.
There will also be a Millennium Park Art Market with School of the Art Institute of Chicago, Columbia College Chicago and After School Matters.
When: November 16-18 • 11am-7pm
WHERE: Millennium Park Fashion Tent at Chase Promenade North
Dr. EveAnn Lovero writes Travel Guides @ www.vino-con-vista.com