Tampa's Tree Lighting Ceremony

Tampa's Tree Lighting

Attend Tampa's Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony in beautiful Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park. The ceremony is usually on the first Friday in December and festivities begin at 6 pm.

Crowds help Mayor Jane Castor countdown to the tree lighting and afterward enjoy a movie in the park!

Admission to the ceremony and movie are free. Blankets, low back chairs, coolers, and leashed dogs are allowed. Concessions will be available. Glass or alcohol are not allowed.

Be a Sponsor

For sponsorship information, please contact Friends of Tampa Recreation or call 813-966-5505.

Friends of Tampa Recreation Inc.