The following information was provided by the City of Troy.
The City of Troy will hold a Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Dec. 5. at Troy City Hall. The event is free for all ages.
Children are invited to visit with Santa Claus after he lights the Christmas tree. The Athens High School Choirs (Magic! & Concert Choir), directed by Michelle Marszalkowski, will lead the caroling. Please sing along!
The Troy Colts Drumline will perform and everyone will enjoy hot cocoa and holiday sweets. Special costumed characters will meet with children courtesy of Great Clips, Troy.
The event will be held in front of City Hall at the Veteran’s Plaza and cablecast on WTRY (WOW 10/Comcast 17).
Check out photos and videos from last year's tree-lighting ceremony at Troy City Hall. For more holiday events in Troy and beyond, check out our 2012 Holiday Events Guide.