FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: November 24, 2021
MEDIA CONTACTS: Gordon Tepper, Rebecca Cheng and Michael Anderson | (516) 869-7794
Annual Manhasset Christmas Tree Lighting on December 3 at 4 p.m.
North Hempstead, NY – North Hempstead Town Supervisor Judi Bosworth and the Town Board along with the Manhasset Chamber of Commerce, Manhasset Park District, and the Manhasset Lakeville Fire & Water District announced that the Annual Manhasset Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony will be held on Friday, December 3, 2021 at 4 p.m. at Mary Jane Davies Green in Manhasset. The event is expected to attract hundreds of local residents as they celebrate the kickoff to the holiday season.
The program will feature a Pledge of Allegiance led by the Manhasset American Legion and Manhasset VFW, a blessing from local clergy, a performance from the Manhasset High School Brass Choir, awards for the winners of the Manhasset Chamber of Commerce’s Poster contest and the lighting of the tree. Girl Scouts Troop #535 will be assisting with hanging ornaments on the tree. There will also be an appearance by Santa, who will arrive by firetruck, courtesy of the Manhasset-Lakeville Fire Department, following the tree lighting. Attendees will be treated to free hot chocolate and coffee provided by For Five Coffee Roasters along with treat provided by Herb & Olive Marketa.
The event is sponsored by: The Town of North Hempstead, the Manhasset Park District, the Manhasset Chamber of Commerce, and the Manhasset Lakeville Fire & Water District.
Mary Jane Davies Green is located on Plandome Road across from Town Hall at 220 Plandome Road, Manhasset.
For more information, please call 311.