FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WANE) Friday November 21 will mark the tenth year of the Christmas on Broadway tree lighting ceremony in Fort Wayne. On Friday, the 45 foot tall Norwegian Spruce was set into place at Broadway Plaza outside the Shine and Hardin law offices south of downtown.
The tree will be outfitted with 20,000 lights over the course of the next week in advance of the lighting which will take place just after 6pm. The public is invited to attend as there will be hot chocolate, live reindeer for kids to check out and a coloring contest. The highlight of the evening and a first for the event will be a fireworks display.
If you can’t make it to the event, you can watch the tree lightning ceremony live on NewsChannel 15 at 6.