Annual Hagerstown Tree Lighting Virtual This Year

Event will be live-streamed due to COVID-19







Hagerstown, MD (KB) The City of Hagerstown’s annual City Center Tree Lighting event will take place virtually this year on November 23rd.

The lighting of the tree will be live-streamed on City social media platforms, and will be broadcasted on its cable channel between 5 and 6PM.

Santa will arrive to light the tree, accompanied by the Hub City Brass & Wind Ensemble. The event will be hosted by Ryan Smetzer. Smetzer will present contests that feature prizes, such as gift cards to downtown restaurants.

The City wanted to find a way to celebrate the holiday season while keeping residents safe from the COVID-19 pandemic.

Help the City of Hagerstown with a non-traditional kickoff to the traditional holiday season!

More information can be found on the DCED (Department of Community & Economic Development) Facebook page, or by calling 301-739-8577, ext. 116.