Final Dates And Times Announced For Two Baltimore County Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremonies


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BALTIMORE COUNTY - Halloween may have just ended, but it’s time to start thinking about the holiday season! The details have been announced for two 2022 Baltimore County Christmas tree lighting ceremonies.

The Towson Chamber of Commerce will hold its annual Baltimore County Christmas tree lighting ceremony on Friday, December 2, at 6 p.m. The ceremony at Olympian Park will feature the Towson Christmas Tree, Santa and friends, inflatable decorations, Christmas lights, and hot chocolate!

The AVENUE at Whitemarsh is hosting its 25th annual Tree Lighting ceremony at 6 p.m. on Friday, November 18, 2022. Holiday music will begin at 6 p.m., and the tree will be lit at 7 p.m., followed by a Skate with Santa event at the ice-skating rink. Tickets for Skate with Santa can be purchased here.

The AVENUE will also be holding its annual Holiday Parade on Saturday, December 3, 2022, at 10:00 a.m. The Holiday Parade will feature an array of local performers, high school marching bands, and mascots, culminating in Santa and his sleigh at the end of the parade.

The complete holiday parade lineup is as follows:

  • Baltimore County Police Department lead vehicle
  • Makers of Maryland with banner
  • Baltimore County Police Ceremonial Honor Guard
  • Milton Wright High School Marching Band
  • Baltimore County Auxiliary Police Honor Guard
  • Fullerton Fire Station
  • Baltimore Orioles Mascot
  • White Marsh Volunteer Fire Company
  • Kingsville Volunteer Fire Company Cadets
  • Hamilton Young Marines
  • Elected Officials – T.B.D.
  • Baltimore County Sheriff’s Office Honor Guard
  • Jean Kettell Studio of Dance
  • Salvation Army 6-foot kettle and band
  • Overlea Fullerton Cheerleading
  • Bel Air Corvette Club
  • Sparrows Point High School Marching Band
  • Baltimore County Police Explorer Post 9909 with McGruff the Crime Dog
  • Baltimore Blast
  • Mustang Club of Maryland
  • White Tiger Taekwondo
  • Aberdeen Ironbirds
  • Edgewood High School Marching Band
  • Donations Of Parkville
  • Girl Scout Troop #269
  • Blue Line k-9
  • Dimensions Dance Center
  • Oliver Beach Elementary School
  • Baltimore Chinese School
  • Loch Raven High School Marching Band
  • Andy the Armadillo – Texas Roadhouse Mascot
  • Underground Dance Academy
  • Best Friends Fur-Ever
  • Girl Scout Service Unit #687
  • North Harford High School Marching Band
  • Life Source Church Perry Hall
  • Pizza Pete – Slice’s Mascot
  • The Catholic High Marching Band
  • Cub Scout Pack #877
  • Boumi Temple Shriners
  • Crab Kickers
  • All About M.E. Dance Studio
  • Baltimore County Public Library Bookmobile/Sneaks
  • Perry Hall Rec Cheerleaders
  • Golden Ring Middle School Band
  • Our Lady of Hope – St. Lukes’ School
  • John Carroll Marching Band
  • FreeState Clown Alley #30
  • The Dance Studio
  • Cub Scout Pack #130
  • Joppatowne High School Marching Band
  • Vivid Images Car Group – Team VI
  • Upper Falls Dance Academy
  • PRC Drama Club
  • Centre Point Performing Arts
  • White Marsh Baseball
  • Aberdeen High School Marching Band
  • Cub Scout Pack #350
  • A Step Ahead Dance Center
  • Patapsco High School Marching Band
  • Greyhound Rescue
  • Santa on Zamboni
  • Perry Hall High School Marching Band
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