Special Events

Holiday Open House and Christmas Tree Lighting

Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting
Date: Thursday, December 4th 
Time: 6:30-9pm

Join us as we celebrate the holidays at Rockville Town Square with a ceremonial holiday tree lighting event on Thursday, December 4th! Aaron Gilchrist, NBC4 Morning News anchor, will attend as the guest of honor, and lead us in the traditional holiday tree lighting countdown. Parking during the tree lighting event will be free. Please see below for the event schedule.

Holiday Open House Schedule

6- 6:30pm: Holiday Hits by Karen Lovejoy, Maryland Avenue

6:30pm: Tree Lighting Ceremony, hosted by NBC 4's Aaron Gilchrist,  Maryland Avenue

7pm: Dawn Crafton Dance Connection, Maryland Avenue

7:45pm: The Next Ice Age Skaters Perform, Ice Rink
              Rachel & Michael Parsons Perform, Ice Rink

8pm: Karen Lovejoy, Maryland Avenue
         Rachel & Michael Parsons Autographs & Meet & Greet, Near Holiday Tree

7-9pm:
- Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus (Bring your own camera!)
- Horse & Carriage Rides with donations to Manna Food Center of non-perishable food items or $5 per family
- Holiday treats for sale on the plaza, provided by Dawson's Market
- Strolling entertainment
- Balloon Art

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