America’s Oldest Christmas Tree Tradition Takes Place In Mississippi…And It’s Absolutely Mesmerizing
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:
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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.
Though Daniella was born in New York and has lived in a couple of other states, Mississippi has been her home for the past 25 years. After graduating from the University of Southern Mississippi, Daniella began to hone her writing skills through various internships, working for The Royal Obsession and Anatomie clothing. In the years since, she’s had the privilege of having her articles appear in several publications, such as Parents & Kids Magazine and Girl Meets Strong. She’s also had the honor of interviewing actress Sela Ward for The Mississippi Arts and Entertainment Experience.
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