Annual tree lighting to add sparkle at Tampa's Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park

Posted at 2:03 PM, Nov 26, 2016
and last updated 2016-11-28 02:45:15-05

The lighting of the tree at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park is a holiday tradition that draws hundreds of people to the edge of the Hillsborough River in downtown Tampa.

The annual event is set for 6:00 p.m. Friday, December 2.

Admission is free.

Blankets, low back chairs, coolers and dogs on leashes will be allowed. 

Concessions will be available. Glass and alcohol are prohibited.