Union County Christmas Tree Lighting Events Kick Off Holiday Season
Kick off the holiday season in Union County with a festive Christmas tree lighting ceremony in your local community! Many Union County Christmas tree lighting events include holiday music, refreshments, appearances by Santa, and more! Read on for a complete listing of Christmas tree lighting ceremonies in Union County!
Note: This is an evolving post! More Union County Christmas tree lighting events will be added as announcements are made. Feel free to contact us or comment below with information about Christmas tree lighting events in your local Union County community.
Christmas Tree Lighting Events in Union County NJ
November 25, 2016
12:00pm – 6:00pm
1 City Hall Plaza
Rahway’s annual Winter Wonderland and Christmas tree lighting celebration will be held on November 25th. This family friendly celebration include outdoor ice skating, music, bonfires, pictures with Santa, carriage rides, refreshments and will conclude with the annual Holiday Parade and Christmas Tree Lighting!
Historic Midtown Elizabeth Christmas Tree Lighting
December 1, 2016
West Grand Train Station Pedestrian Plaza
West Grand Street
On December 1st, Santa arrives in Elizabeth on a fire truck to light the Midtown Christmas Tree. Children will have an opportunity to visit with Santa and receive a gift and put in their Christmas requests while festive music plays, kicking off the holiday season!
December 4, 2016
Trailside Nature Center
452 New Providence Road
Usher in this festive season at Union County’s Tree & Menorah Lighting Ceremony at the Trailside Nature Center. Enjoy a visit from Santa, caroling and more. Prior to the lighting, enjoy some holiday shopping at the 33rd Annual Holiday Nature Craft Show (11:00am – 5:00pm). All crafts are made of natural materials or have a nature theme. Please bring an item of dry or canned food or a new, unwrapped toy for local charities.