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2020 Virtual Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Carver County, Minnesota

By Jamie Schlechter, Macaroni Kid Publisher November 23, 2020
Ceremonies are not planned this year for various reasons, but you can still watch live or visit the parks at a later date to enjoy your city's beautiful Holiday Displays.

2020 Virtual Tree Lighting Ceremonies in Carver County, Minnesota


November 27, 2020
Waconia Virtual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Light Up Waconia - Holiday lights Santa parade. Late afternoon on Friday, November 27, 2020, Santa will be escorted by the Waconia Fire Department throughout the town. They will not be able to make it down every street, but you can find the route HERE.

At 7 PM Watch on Facebook as the City Square Park will be lit up.


November 28, 2020
Norwood Young America Virtual Tree Lighting
Walk through Willkommen park and enjoy some festive Photo Opportunities

  • Life size Santa and Mrs. Claus
  • Red Truck
  • Whoville Town

Honorary Tree lighting at 5:30pm will be streamed on Facebook.


November 28, 2020
Carver Tree Lighting
There will not be an event, but you can visit Gazebo Park and check out the tree and lights after November 28, 2020.


December 1, 2020
Chaska Holiday Tree Stroll
There will not be an event, but you can take the time to stroll through Firemen's Park and enjoy the tree, lights and decorations while social distancing from December 1-31, 2020.


December 5, 2020
Chanhassen Virtual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Virtual Chanhassen tree lighting ceremony. The Mayor will turn on the lights and you can watch live on Facebook at 5PM.


December 5, 2020
Mayer Virtual Tree Lighting Ceremony
Starting at 3 PM Santa will be making his way around town on a Fire Truck. A Virtual Tree Lighting will take place on Facebook at 5:30 PM.



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