10th Annual Tree Lighting is December 3
Carols, Calypso and Cocoa! Join us to ignite some holiday cheer! The DUMBO Improvement District is thrilled to sponsor the 10th Annual DUMBO Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, December 3 from 6-7pm in the Pearl Street Triangle.
Free and open to all, this year’s festivities include:
- Tree Lighting. With a countdown led by our very own Alexandria Sica!
- Calypso music. From Brooklyn-based steel drum band Jah Pan.
- The Nutcracker. Excerpts from DUMBO’s Gelsey Kirkland Dance Academy.
- Hot cocoa. Donated by Jacques Torres, DUMBO’s own Mr. Chocolate.
- Santa Claus. All the way from
New Jerseythe North Pole (with a photobooth from our friends at Brooklyn Central.)
- Caroling. Sing along with Opera on Tap at the tree lighting and all night–they’ll be celebrating #DUMBOVIP After Hours, caroling at retail spots until 9pm!
- Toy drive. Bring an unwrapped toy for a child ages 0 to 14 for the Big Brooklyn Holiday Toy Drive.
Plus–a very special surprise you won’t want to miss!
The DUMBO BID thanks Adam Parke Trees for generously donating this year’s holiday tree. Adam Parke’s organic Vermont trees will be for sale in the 81 Washington courtyard at the end of November.