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Anoka Tree Lighting

December 4, 2021 @ 3:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST

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Join the City of Anoka as they light the Anoka Christmas Tree on Saturday, Dec. 4th at Anoka City Hall River Plaza and enjoy some free, festive activities!

Schedule of Events from 3-7 pm

  • Bonfires
  • Festive Holiday Music
  • Visit with Santa Claus
  • Food vendors selling tasty treats
  • Horse drawn trolley rides
  • Santa’s Sleigh Selfie Station
  • Nutcracker and snowmen cutout Selfie Stations
5:00-5:45 pm – 7th Street Carolers from Anoka High School will be caroling along 2nd Ave.
5:55 pm – Welcome from Mayor Rice
5:59 pm – COUNTDOWN to tree lighting
6 pm – Tree Lighting!
TOYS FOR JOY of Anoka County will be giving away free candy-filled cups to children up to the age of 10, while supplies last, at their booth. Toys for Joy will be accepting new, unwrapped gifts at the event. The gifts assist those in need in Anoka County for the holidays.
STUFF THE BUS for ACBC Food Shelf with non-perishable food and monetary donations! First Student Careers is sponsoring the bus and providing volunteers to help with the collection! Please help stuff the bus with your generous donations to help those in need in the Anoka Community this holiday season!


December 4, 2021
3:00 PM - 7:00 PM CST
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City of Anoka
(763) 576-2700


Anoka City Hall Plaza
2015 1st Ave N
Anoka, MN 55303
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