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6abc Presents: City of Philadelphia Tree Lighting Celebration in partnership with Bank of America

December 1 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

The city’s showstopping holiday tree, located on the Wawa Holiday Plaza on the north-side of City Hall, will be lit on Thursday, December 1 at 7:00 p.m. Viewers are encouraged to come out and be a part of one of the city’s most beloved holiday traditions. The event will also be exclusively broadcast live on 6abc and hosted by Cecily Tynan, Rick Williams, and Alicia Vitarelli. The in-person tree lighting ceremony, produced in partnership by the Office of City Representative and Welcome America, Inc., will feature performances by Julian King, Saleka Shyamalan, Jakeya Limitless, and other special guests, along with local performers including the Ukrainian Children’s Choir. Beginning at 6:00 p.m., guests can enjoy giveaways from generous sponsors, including Bank of America, Wawa, Herr’s, NRG and Books in Homes USA and music courtesy of iHeart Media. For more information, visit www.phillyholidayexperience.com.


December 1
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm


Wawa Holiday Plaza
1400 John F Kennedy Blvd.
Philadelphia, PA 19107 United States
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