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2022 Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

Title:2022 Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony
Date & Time:Sat Nov 19, 2022 6:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Location:Market Square, 301 King St. (Map This)
Market Square in front of Alexandria City Hall
Event Details:Holiday Tree photo by Chris Bidner for Visit Alexandria
Holiday Tree photo by Chris Bidner for Visit Alexandria
The City invites the community to join Mayor Justin Wilson and a host of friends to the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony on Saturday, November 19, at 6 p.m. in Market Square (301 King St.).

Bring your family to celebrate the start of Alexandria's holiday season.

The Town Crier welcomes visitors followed by holiday music as Santa Claus rides into town on Alexandria’s iconic King Street Trolley. Help count down to the lighting of the tree to ring in the city’s official start to the Holiday Season. Admission is free, and the event will occur rain or shine.

The public is encouraged to take public transit or walk to the event.

For DASH schedule information, call 703.746.DASH (3274) or visit

For Metrobus schedule information, call 202.637.7000 or visit

For parking information, visit
Contact Person:Daniel Guzman
Contact Phone No.:703.746.5592
Audience:Anyone may attend
Tags:Awareness Month, City Council, City Council Calendar, City Hall, Holiday Event

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