Silver Jubilee Holiday Celebration

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DEC 1, 2017 to DEC 31, 2017
Tree Lighting - Friday, December 1st: 5 - 7 PM
Photos with Santa - Saturday, December 9th: 11 AM - 3 PM
Horse-Drawn Carriage Rides - Friday, December 15th - Sunday, December 17th: 4 PM
New Year's Eve Fireworks - Sunday, December 31st: 11:30 PM


New Brunswick City Center
George Street, New Brunswick, NJ 08901

In honor of New Brunswick's 25th Tree Lighting, we invite you to the City Center for plenty of free community activities all throughout December!

The celebration will kick off with the tree lighting on Friday, December 1st from 5 PM - 7 PM, featuring holiday music, live performances, a cook-off competition, a visit from Santa, a holiday market, and more!

On December 9th you'll be able to take photos with Santa at The United Methodist Church at New Brunswick between 11 AM - 3 PM.

Free horse-drawn carriage rides will be offered from the Hyatt Regency from Friday the 15th to Sunday the 17th. These rides start at 4 PM each day and are on a first-come, first-served basis.

The New Brunswick Fire Department, PRAB, Elijah's Promise, and Salvation Army will be accepting donations of food, clothing, and additional items through December 17th.

Finally, the New Year's Eve Fireworks will be launched from the rooftop of The Heldrich on Sunday, December 31st. Ring in the New Year in New Brunswick City Center!