Governor Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf Invite Public to Capitol Tree Lighting on Thursday, December 6

November 30, 2018

Harrisburg, PA – Governor Tom Wolf and First Lady Frances Wolf are inviting the public to join them for the 2018 Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony at noon Thursday, December 6, in the Rotunda of the Main Capitol Building in Harrisburg.

“Each year, the Capitol Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony brings us all together to officially kick off the holiday season in the Capitol Complex,” Governor Wolf said. “Frances and I are excited, and we look forward to getting our holidays off to a good start by spreading some holiday cheer with music, good tidings and the lighting of the state’s Christmas tree.”

The Governor and First Lady will be joined by Pennsylvania Department of General Services Secretary Curt Topper and the Rev. Dr. Amy Doyle Welin, Acting Dean of the Episcopal Cathedral of St. Stephen in Harrisburg. The Quakertown High School Varsity Singers will perform, and Santa Claus will make an appearance.

The Governor will deliver a special holiday message and lead the audience for the countdown to light the Capitol Christmas Tree.

This event is open to the public for those wishing to attend.

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