Traditions are a big part of the holiday season in Mississippi. But many don’t realize the state is home to one of the nation’s oldest Christmas tree traditions. For decades, the Belhaven Singing Christmas Tree has been delighting the young and old alike. The annual event, which includes a 35’ tall Christmas tree made up of a 100-person choir, has grown tremendously over the years. Take a look:

The 2017 performances have already passed, but you can check out the incredible tradition in the video below.

For more information on Belhaven’s Singing Christmas Tree, click here.

Did you know this was one of the nation’s oldest Christmas tree traditions? Ever attended this one-of-a-kind holiday event? Tell us in the comments section.

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