First Lights Tree Lighting in Whittemore Park

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Name: First Lights Tree Lighting in Whittemore Park
Date: November 30, 2017
Time: 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM EST
Event Description:

A great family night out! First Lights in Whittemore Park will take place on Thursday, November 30 starting at 6:00 pm in front of the Jefferson Cutter House and the Cyrus Dallin Museum on the corner of Mass Ave. & Route 60. The event will include the lighting of the trees, musical entertainment, activities at the museum, a live ice sculpture demonstration and community sing-a-long!
There will be collection boxes for the Arlington Food Pantry and Toys for Tots.


6:00 pm
Cyrus E. Dallin Art Museum Open
Live Ice Sculpting Demonstration - Sponsored by Leader Bank and Harris Plumbing & Heating
Cookies and Hot Chocolate - Sponsored by Huntington Learning Center
Glowing Giveaway - Sponsored by Zen Rhen Chuan/Alton Street Boxing
DJ - Sponsored by Arlington Boys & Girls Club

6:20 pm
Lighting of the Park

6:30 pm
Holiday Dance Show with Alton Street Dance
Community Sing-a-Long with the Selectones

8:00 pm
Museum Closes

Lighting of Whittemore Park, the Jefferson Cutter House, Broadway Plaza, and Memorial Park presented by the Town of Arlington, the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, and the generous donations of the following businesses and individuals:

Common Ground Restaurant - Full Tree Sponsor - Broadway Plaza
Bowes Real Estate - Full Tree Sponsor - Broadway Plaza
Gosselin & Kyriakides PC - Full Tree Sponsor - Broadway Plaza

Ellenhorn, LLC - Trunk Wrap Sponsor
Patricia Paiva
Shawn Szturma
George Parsons
Monique Chaplin
Jacquie Chakrabarty
Sally Chvany - ACME Organizing
Elizabeth Cammarata - Alton Street Dance
Carol Greeley - Bowes Real Estate
Jonathan Barkan - Communications for Learning
Elaine Copithorne - Sweeney O'Connell
Bob Sprague - Your
Willliam Belen - Town Barber Shop
Anne and Norman Towle
Marilyn and Richard Sullivan
Emily Hamilton
Jane & Francis Foley
Kathleen Krueger Goshgarian & Gary Goshgarian
Margaret Moore de Chicojay - Francisco's Landscaping
Janet & Steve O'Riordan
Spongies Cleaners
Margaret Marks
Lou Sampson - American Alarm & Communications, Inc.
Joe Curro
​The Doyon Family - For Our Parents & Grandparents

Last updated 11/29/2017

Donations towards lighting gratefully accepted throughout the holiday season.  Visit our lighting donation page.
For event-related sponsorship opportunities click here

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Whittemore Park
611 Mass Ave.
Intersection of Mass Ave. and Route 60/Pleasant St.
In front of the Jefferson Cutter House
Contact Information:
Beth Locke, Executive Director, Arlington Chamber
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