City Christmas Tree Lighting

Date & Location


The Avondale Estates Christmas celebration begins with the annual lighting of the Christmas Tree, located at the intersection of Clarendon Avenue and South Avondale Road. This is a rain-or-shine event.

Food & Entertainment


Boy Scout Troop 6 gives away cookies and Girl Scout Troop 24433 sells homemade chili to support troop service projects and activities. The Avondale Estates First Baptist Church sings carols, the tree lighting follows, and cider and doughnuts are served. Santa Claus also makes a special personal appearance for the occasion.