Christmas Tree Lighting & Santa on the Square

The City of Marietta's Annual Christmas Tree Lighting returns!! Let's kick off this holiday season with Santa's arrival to the square. The fun begins at 4PM with performances by local school and church choirs, then Santa makes his Grand Entrance to help the Mayor and the City of Marietta light the tree!

Thursday, December 1st from 4-8PM

In Glover Park at the Historic Marietta Square

Schedule of Events:

Local Choir Performances 

Santa Letter Writing Stations 

Festival of Trees

Santa's Arrival

Tree Lighting Ceremony 


Letters to Santa Photo

Write a Letter to Santa!!

Meet some of Santa's elves and watch as your letter gets put straight in to the hands of the Big Man himself! Letter writing stations will be up throughout the park for individuals who want to send their wishes to Santa. 


Winter Wonderland's Festival of Trees/Santa on the Square

Come and see the amazing trees decorated by local schools and organizations to celebrate the Holiday Season! Check out Winter Wonderland's website for more information about meeting Santa Clause!

Christmas Tree Silver