Family-Friendly, Free Public Event

Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

Friday, December 9

6 pm – 8 pm

Ottawa Park Ice Rink Area



City of Toledo Hosts Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony



Mayor Paula Hicks- Hudson warmly invites all citizens to join her near the Ottawa Park Ice Rink on Friday evening, December 9 from 6 pm to 8 pm for complimentary horse-drawn carriage rides, Christmas carols, hot chocolate and popcorn.  The lighting of the City of Toledo’s 2016 Holiday Tree will take place at 7 pm. 


A natural 60-foot blue spruce near the ice rink will be adorned with thousands of energy-efficient LED lights. The Ottawa Park Ice Rink is located off of Bancroft Street between Upton and Parkside.  The entire event is free of charge, providing a fun, family-friendly outing for our citizens. (See attachment)