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Tree Lighting Ceremony

November 24, 2017 @ 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 24, 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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Overflow Parking

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 24
• Ethnic Holiday Festival – December 1
• Noon Year’s Eve – December 30

Christmas at Union Station presented by First National Bank Major Sponsor
Conagra Brands
Supporting Sponsors
Renewal by Anderson 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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