Grab your jacket and mittens and head on over to Market Platz for the annual Fredericksburg Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony! Join your friends and family for this fun filled tradition of lighting our community tree, and Market Platz.
You can also see our traditional German Christmas Pyramid, imported directly from Germany (piece by piece) it stands 26 feet tall and is the only one of its kind in the United States!
Beginning at 6pm in front of the Vereins Kirche there will be holiday music, and other family friendly activities. Countdown to the lighting of the tree will take place at 7 and music will continue to set the mood till 8pm.
If you are wishing for something special this Christmas, Santa will make an appearance as well! He will greet guest in the Oktoberfest Halle with free cookies, hot chocolate and bottled water! Bring your phones/cameras for FREE pictures with Santa, and there will also be a holiday selfie station set up. In case of inclement weather, all activities will be relocated under the Adelsverein Halle at Marktplatz.