The Oldest And Very First Singing Christmas Tree In The Country Is Here In Mississippi
If you’re looking for a unique, magical activity to add to your seasonal itinerary, we’ve got the perfect one – the Singing Christmas Tree. The joyful display includes dozens of singers, who are standing on a 35’ Christmas tree-shaped platform. A Jackson tradition for decades, the Singing Christmas Tree is always the 1st weekend in December, which means it’s quickly approaching. Read on for all the details so you don’t miss this festive event.
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Watch the video below to see the Singing Christmas Tree in action.
Remember, this year’s Singing Christmas Tree concerts are December 6th and 7th. Admission is complimentary. For more information on the Singing Christmas Tree, click here. You can also call the Music Department at (601) 974-6494.
So, ever been to this magical holiday favorite? If so, what’d you think? Know of another wonderful festive 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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