Tree Lighting Ceremony

Newport Elementary Chorus

Mark your calendars for December 3, 2016. It will be another great day in Newport as we kick off the holiday season with the Tree Lighting Ceremony from 5 pm to 6 pm.

This event will feature the following festive components:

Performances of Christmas Classics

  • Innovation
  • Newport Elementary School Chorus

Readings and Greetings

  • Newport Mayor Mary Hetrick
  • Masters of Ceremony Glenn Holliman

The Tree!

  • Lighting of the tree by Santa Claus on Newport Fire Company ladder truck


  • Hot dogs courtesy of the Newport Lions Club
  • Cookies donated by area churches
  • Cotton candy courtesy of Newport Revitalization and Preservation Society

Thank you to everyone who participants in this event!

Questions? Send an e-mail to NRPS at