Holidays in Hampstead

by | Nov 27, 2023 | Events, Hampstead, Online Exclusives

The third annual Christmas Tree Lighting kicks off the holiday celebrations at Hampstead Kiwanis Park.

Pender County Parks and Recreation is celebrating the most wonderful time of the year with the third annual Hampstead Tree Lighting ceremony at Hampstead Kiwanis Park on Friday, December 1 at 5:30 pm.

At this festive celebration, the Hampstead community gathers to spread joy and happiness among lights, food trucks, music and festive activities. A local choir and soloists will lead the holiday music at 5:45 pm.

Tree Lighting 2023

“This has become an annual tradition that the community looks forward to kicking off the holiday season each year,” says Zach White, Pender County Parks and Recreation director.

As part of the celebration, Pender County Parks and Recreation Department, Pender County Tourism and Pender County Library will host children’s activities including cookies, storytelling, photos with Santa, crafts and a community carol sing-along.

Hampstead NC Tree Lighting

Admission to the event is free and open to the public. Food and hot chocolate will be available for purchase.

Want to go?
Hampstead Tree Lighting
Friday, December 1, 5:30 pm
Hampstead Kiwanis Park, 586 Sloop Point Road, Hampstead
Admission is free.
For more information, visit Pender County Parks and Recreation.

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