Photos | Tree lighting advance team preps for online event Wed., Dec. 2

The city’s annual lighting of the holiday tree in Piedmont Park will be streamed live on KCOM this year, featuring prerecorded messages from the Mayor, city staff, Piedmont Beautification Foundation, the Make a Wish Foundation, and music from the PHS Troubadours. You can catch the “lights on” moment live tomorrow night, Dec. 2, at 7:00 p.m.

Tune into KCOM or the city website

This year, to accommodate restrictions on large group gatherings, KCOM has graciously made it available for home viewing on Wednesday December 2 at 7:00 pm. For those households that do not have KCOM on their cable network, the program can be streamed online via the City of Piedmont website: (

The festive atmosphere will still include a warm welcome from Mayor Bob McBain in his final mayoral tree lighting, and a visit from Santa, who will tell children how to drop off letters to him at City Hall.

This is the time of year to send a lasting Holiday Greeting to friends, family, and neighbors by contributing to Piedmont Beautification Foundation. Please consider a donation to any of the funds: PBF General Fund, PBF Endowment Fund, Sport Facilities Maintenance Fund, or our current Guilford-Highland Handrail & Steps project.
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