Pittsfield's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony

The Department of Community Development Recreation Program has announced that the annual Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held at Park Square on Friday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m.  The Berkshire Hills Chorus will perform from 5:30 to 5:50 p.m. before the ceremony.  The Taconic High School Chorus will also perform a variety of carols, Santa & Mrs. Claus will arrive following the tree lighting, and free hot chocolate will be available, courtesy of Patrick’s Pub.

This year’s tree donors are Bruce & Sandra Ryan from Pittsfield.  They are donating the tree in memory of Bruce’s mother, Helen Ryan.

Those planning to attend the ceremony are asked to bring non-perishable food items that will be donated to the Christian Center’s food pantry.

For more information please contact Rebecca Tefft, Recreation Activities Coordinator at 499-9370.