The Village Aglow Tree Lighting

17101 Kercheval

Grosse Pointe

Event Description: The Annual Tree Lighting takes place on Friday, November 22, 2019.  Activities begin at 5:30 p.m.  The Tree, a large evergreen located at the corner of Kercheval and St. Clair Avenues, will be lit at 6 p.m.  The event presents an opportunity to join friends and neighbors to celebrate the Holiday Season with The Village in full holiday splendor.

Tree Lighting evenings’ highlights will include free coney dogs complements of Harvard Grill, carols sung by Grosse Pointe South’s Pointe Singers, free hot chocolate sponsored by the Grosse Pointe Boat Club, and warming fires with free s’mores sponsored by the City’s Parks and Recreation Department.  Additional children’s activities will include free face painting and letters to Santa.  Santa’s Reindeer will also be on sight for photo opts along with a special guest appearance from a resident of Whoville.

All activities begin at 5:30pm.  This includes the Children’s activities and the Foundation Social.  The actual tree lighting ceremony takes place at 6:00pm.

Also continued this year, the Family Jingle and Mingle event returns and will host refreshments during the Tree Lighting Celebration compliments of the City of Grosse Pointe Foundation, the annual Village Christmas Tree sponsor.

Start Date/Time: 5:30 p.m.

End Date/Time: 9:00 p.m.


Phone: (313) 885-5800

Event Website: Primary Email: Primary Contact Name: Chris Hardenbrook