All are invited to celebrate the holidays with the Hackensack Main Street Business Alliance’s annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and free photos with Santa on the Courthouse Green (corner of Main and Court Streets) on Monday, December 5th, beginning at 5:30 p.m.
Beginning at 5:30 p.m., the Victorian Carolers will perform. Free refreshments will be available, including coffee from McDonald’s, cookies from Stop & Shop, and hot chocolate from Starbucks, as well as popcorn and cider. There will be free rides on the Hackensack Trolley. Additional entertainment begins at 6:00 p.m., with the Hackensack High School Choir and the cast of Elephant and Piggie’s “We Are in a Play!” There will be a message from Mayor John P. Labrosse, Jr., followed by the tree lighting and a visit from Santa, who will pose with children for free photos (courtesy of Stop & Shop). In addition, the Johnson Public Library will be giving away 250 free children’s books.
Parking will be available at the Municipal Parking Lot (corner of Moore & Bridge Streets), the Atlantic Street Parking Deck (Atlantic between Main & State), as well as on the street.