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Dartmouth Christmas tree lighting event at Sullivan's Pond

Friday, Nov. 29, 2013 (Halifax, NS) – HRM residents are invited to the annual Dartmouth tree lighting festivities taking place at Sullivan’s Pond on Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013.

Residents can enjoy a wide variety of activities in addition to the tree lighting, including a free ride on the Kiwanis Santa Claus Express Train; a visit with an HRM fire truck, local mascots’ HRP Blue, RCMP Safety Bear and The Holiday Penguin; an LED Light Exchange; fireworks; a choir; and a visit from Santa. 

For a full list of events and timing, please visit:  or call #311.

When: Saturday, Dec. 7, 2013, 4:30 - 6:15 p.m.

Where: Sullivan’s Pond, Dartmouth


Please note that Crichton Avenue between Prince Albert Road and Dahlia Street will be closed from 2 p.m. until 9 p.m. to accommodate the large number of people expected to attend the event. 

Due to the large number of vehicles and pedestrians in the area, motorists can expect delays.



Tim Rissesco, Chair
Dartmouth Tree Lighting Organizing Committee

Brendan Elliott
Senior Communications Advisor
HRM Communications


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