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 event is held annually the 1st Monday of December at 6 p.m. This is a rain-or-shine event, so additional tents are set up if needed.

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 at approximately 7 p.m. Santa Claus also makes a special personal appearance for the occasion.