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City of Carbondale to Host Community Tree Lighting Ceremony

CARBONDALE – The City of Carbondale will kick off the holiday season with the annual Community Tree Lighting Ceremony on Wednesday, Dec 1.

The ceremony will begin at 5 p.m. at the Town Square Pavilion, located at 121 N. Illinois Avenue. Hot chocolate and cookies will be provided. The City will also collect kids’ coats (ages 1-8) for Coats for Kids at the event. 

Following the Community Tree Lighting, the tree will be lit every night at 5 p.m. throughout the holiday season.