Virtual “Lighting of Wake Forest” is Friday on Facebook

Monday, November 30, 2020 - 11:58am

You’re invited to experience the wonder and magic of the holiday season during the annual Lighting of Wake Forest. Sponsored by Traditions at Wake Forest and presented by Wake Forest Downtown, Inc., the virtual tree lighting will take place online through Facebook on Friday, Dec. 4, at 6 p.m.

Hosted by Santa Claus, the pre-recorded program will feature a holiday message from the Board of Commissioners, along with “Kids Say the Cutest Things about the Holidays,” the Wake Forest Community Carolers, and the official lighting of the Town tree.

To view our full array of holiday events and activities, including Calls from Santa, Favorite Holiday Treats with Mayor Jones, Downtown Holiday Open House, Malpass Family Christmas and more, visit and search “Christmas in Wake Forest.”