Tree Lighting Ceremony

November 23, 2018 @ 4:00 pm – 8:00 pm
The Durham Museum
Included with Museum Admission (Free for Members!)
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Tree Lighting a Union Station

Friday, November 23, 4-8PM
(Tree Lighting at approximately 7PM)

The Christmas at Union Station festivities begin with the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony. Enjoy loads of entertainment including cookie decorating and holiday crafts at the David M. Mangelsen’s Craft Corner, live music, plus Santa himself! All the good tidings and cheer lead up to the signature tradition of the night: the community countdown to lighting the region’s largest indoor Christmas tree!

Durham Members, show your active membership card to enjoy expedited entry to our signature events, including the Tree Lighting Ceremony. Entry will be available on the main and lower levels.
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Additional Event Parking

The Conagra Brands parking lot at 7th & Leavenworth Streets, with shuttle drop-off at the museum, is available during the following events:
• Tree Lighting Ceremony – November 23
• Holiday Cultural Festival – November 30
• Noon Year’s Eve – December 31

Christmas at Union Station presented by First National Bank Major Sponsor

Conagra Brands

Supporting Sponsors
Children's Hospital & Medical Center Union Pacific
David M. Mangelsons OPPD
Special thanks to Norm’s Door Service, Hughes Tree Service, Omaha Police Department and Duke Aerial
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