The annual lighting of the holiday tree at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador Resort is set for Sunday, Dec. 5, from 5 to 6:30 p.m.

Live entertainment, to include the Flowing Wells High School “Choralaires” and “Strings and Keys,” fill the evening. Children of all ages can have a photo taken with Santa, and they’ll be able to decorate holiday cookies. Light refreshments are being served.

Actual lighting of the tree is planned for 6 p.m.

“The tree lighting ceremony is a long-standing tradition at the Hilton Tucson El Conquistador,” said Lynn Ericksen, general manager of the resort. “We are always excited to welcome our neighbors to this event as we enter the holiday season.”

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.