tree lighting carriage ride

Holiday Tree Lighting November 17, 2020

Assembly Plaza

An evening of festivities will usher in the holiday season at Lander University with the annual Holiday Tree Lighting celebration.

Due to COVID-19, this event is limited to members of the Lander Community. For the safety of all attendees, please follow
social distancing and mask guidelines as directed.

The official lighting of the tree kicks off a flurry of activities, which include:

  • Ferris Wheel 
  • Paint and Pour 
  • Custom Signs (until supplies run out)
  • Music 
  • Photo booth 
  • DIY Ornaments (while supplies last)
  • Aramark Catering (while supplies last)
  • T-shirt giveaway (while supplies last)


Schedule of Events

5:00 - Event Begins

6:00 - Christmas Tree Lighting

7:30 - Ugly Sweater Competition

7:45 - Tree Contest Winners announced

8:00 - Event ends




2019 Tree Lighting Photo Gallery

2018 Tree Lighting Photo Gallery