Christmas in Washington DC
The National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony, held on the White House Ellipse, has marked the start of the holiday season in Washington, DC. On Thursday, December 4 at 5:00 PM, millions across the country can watch the pre-show and National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony available streaming online or for those lucky enough to receive a ticket, live performances, a military band and an inspirational speech from our President will be their entertainment.
92nd National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Thursday, December 4, 2014
Christmas Pathway of Peace: Adorning 56 trees – one for every US State, territory and DC – one-of-a-kind ornaments made by ordinary Americans.
Parking is very limited near the National Christmas Tree and the best way to get there is the Metro. The Fairfax at Embassy Row, a luxury hotel convenient to Dupont Circle, is located less than two blocks from the Metro and is just moments away from the White House. The Fairfax at Embassy Row welcomes you to Washington, DC to enjoy a holiday tradition like no other – the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.