Angela Ardolino Emcees Enchanted Tree Lighting Ceremony


 Join Angela as she emcees the Enchanted Tree Lighting Ceremony at Hyde Park Village.

The ceremony takes place at the fountain in the heart of Hyde Park Village and attracts over 4,000 people.  This family-friendly celebration kicks off the holiday season and has become one of Tampa Bay’s most highly recognized events.

People of all ages will enjoy a variety of live entertainment, free cookies and cocoa, a splendid holiday light display, the lighting of the 30-foot Christmas Tree and an appearance by Jolly Old St. Nicholas!

The Enchanted Tree Lighting Ceremony is sponsored by Tampa Bay Parenting, Ferman, Verizon, St. Petersburg Times and tbt*.

Enchanted Tree Lighting Ceremony Entertainment Schedule

  • 5:30 – Gulf Coast Girls Choir
  • 6:00 – Karl & Di Marco
  • 6:30 – Cirque Dreams Holidaze
  • 6:40 – Christina Sanders
  • 7:00 – America Ballet
  • 7:30 – Entertainment Revue
  • 7:50 – Santa Arrives
  • 7:55 – Last song with Santa and Entertainment Revue