CHRISTMAS TREE LIGHTING
National Gallery of Canada
380, promenade Sussex, Ottawa, (Ontario), K1N 9N4
Join us for our traditional Christmas Tree Lighting event, where friends and family are invited to share in special holiday treats and activities: - Make a spinning snowflake ornament to decorate your tree. - Join us for in-gallery sketching. - Enjoy a ride aboard VIA Rail’s Christmas Mini Train on the outdoor Plaza. - Take a photo by the tree, inside our festive picture frame. - Listen to the melodies of Stellae Boreales, and sing along to your holiday favourites. - Savour a complimentary hot chocolate and a holiday treat. - Visit our current exhibitions. - Share your photos! #NGCTree. Be sure to arrive early! Tuesday, December 4, 2018 from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. - Activities at 5 p.m. - Tree lighting at 6:30 p.m. - Free admission from 5 to 8 p.m. Given that space is limited in the Scotiabank Great Hall, visitors will be admitted on a first-come, first-served basis. This year’s dazzling Christmas tree will remain in the Scotiabank Great Hall until Sunday, January 6, 2019.