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City of Graham Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

December 4, 2022 @ 5:00 pm - 7:30 pm

City of Graham Christmas Tree Lighting Celebration

Date: Sunday, December 4, 2022
Time: 5:00pm – 7:30pm, tree lighting ceremony begins at 6:30pm (fireworks will follow the lighting of the tree)
For All Ages
Cost: Free
Location: Graham’s City Hall • 201 South Main Street, Graham, NC 27253

Join the City of Graham for the annual Christmas Tree Lighting tradition at City Hall, including holiday fun, shopping opportunities at Alamance Arts, food trucks, and a special visit from Santa.

This special tree that we light is a Fraser Fir, a native evergreen tree that grows on moist, cool slopes on top of the highest of the Appalachian Mountains in the Southeastern United States and can grow to 30 to 50 feet tall. It came to us from Alamance County Cooperative Extension in the fall of 2012. When this tree needed to be removed from their property, the Cooperative Extension reached out to the City of Graham to be its new home. It was too large to dig up ourselves, so we brought in a 90” tree spade on a truck to move it for us. The tree now thrives at City Hall and is a part of our community’s tradition, decorated with over 3,000 lights.

For more information, please visit https://www.cityofgraham.com/grpd-special-christmas-tree-lighting. Follow us on Facebook to stay up to date on special events and inclement weather updates. Rain Date: Sunday, December 11, 2022


December 4, 2022
5:00 pm - 7:30 pm
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Graham Recreation & Parks
(336) 513-5510
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City Hall
201 S. Main Street
Graham, NC 27253 United States
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