Chance the Rapper, Kelly Clarkson & Yolanda Adams will perform at the 94th Annual National Christmas Tree Lighting on December 1 as the National Park Service caps off its centennial celebration. The Tree Lighting will take place on the Ellipse at President’s Park (White House).
Free tickets for the tree lighting ceremony presented will be awarded through an online lottery, which opens at 10 a.m. EST on Friday, October 7 and closes at 10 a.m. EST on Monday, October 10. Visit www.thenationaltree.org and click the ‘Ticket Lottery’ link or call 877-444-6777 (TDD 877-833-6777) to enter the lottery. Lottery winners will be notified on October 27.
October 7 at 10 a.m. EDT: Free ticket lottery opens
October 10 at 10 a.m. EDT: Free ticket lottery closes
October 27: lottery winners will be notified
December 1: National Christmas Tree Lighting takes place on the Ellipse in President’s Park
December 2: The Hallmark Channel broadcasts the National Christmas Tree Lighting on their network
Through a partnership with the National Park Foundation, the official charity of America’s national parks, the Hallmark Channel will exclusively broadcast the National Christmas Tree Lighting on December 2.