Tree lighting ceremony Nov. 29
The Traditional Town Tree Lighting Celebration, sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce, will be Sunday, Nov. 29, from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The celebration begins in Grove Street Plaza with festive entertainment and then Santa arrives via fire truck at 5 p.m., will pull the winning ticket for the ABC Vespa Raffle and then will lead children and parents to the tree at the Darien Sport Shop for the lighting and a visit with Santa. The event will continue at Grove Street Plaza for those who aren't waiting to visit with Santa. Candy canes provided by Community Fund of Darien, glow sticks provided by the Chamber of Commerce, hot chocolate and Munchies will be provided by Darien Doughnut and served by the Kiwanis Club, caroling led by the DHS tudor singers and E.J. Couloucoundis and "Elf" entertainment will be provided by DAC dance students. Light Rain or shine event, only cancelled if there is a significant storm.