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The Shops at Liberty Place to host the First Largest Tree Lighting Ceremony

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Come join in the fun in lighting the biggest tree in Center City with a cup of egg nog, a photo with Santa, while enjoying free live entertainment. Tomorrow from 6-8pm, the Shops at Liberty Place will celebrate the holidays with Center City's largest tree lighting ceremony. The tree stands at 44 feet and is immaculately decorated for the holidays.

The evening's festivities includes two live performances. Come and enjoy the live performances by the Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus and The Philadelphia Dance Academy at 6 p.m.. The Philly Arts Center has set up a children arts and crafts table for holiday keepsakes, and with bites and drinks by R2L, photos with Santa, this will be a treat for the whole family. Santa will light the tree promptly at 7:00 pm.

The Shops at Liberty Place are the home of the largest tree in Center City this holiday season, standing at 44 feet tall. The magnificent tree will be on display throughout the holiday.

We’ve been here for more than twenty years and the holidays are really important to us,” says Jill Scarlett, Retail Shops Manager at The Shops at Liberty Place. “We want to give something back to the families and shoppers who visit us every holiday season and this year we have something really special with Center City’s largest tree.”

Families can then take the opportunity to take photographs with Santa (bring your own camera).

The stores in The Shops at Liberty Place are to extend their hours during the ceremony and remain open until 8:00 pm and many will be offering exclusive sales. In addition to these exclusive discounts, guests will also receive complimentary beverages and lite bites provided by R2L. Nik the Web Chick from Philadelphia’s hit radio station Q102 will also be onsite with eggnog for all and additional giveaways.

The Shops at Liberty Place begins this new tradition of a tree lighting ceremony in style. The ornaments and decorations promise to be stunning and with something for everyone, the evening’s entertainment appeals to families, friends, professionals, and shoppers.

Who: The Shops at Liberty Place’s Tree Lighting Ceremony is for kids of all ages, families, shoppers, professionals, and anyone who wants some festive, holiday cheer.
What: The First Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony at The Shops at Liberty Place boasts Center City’s largest tree standing at 44 feet tall.

Where: The Rotunda at The Shops at Liberty Place, 1625 Chestnut St, Philadelphia, PA
When: Tuesday, December 3; 6:00-8:00 pm

6:00 - Arts & Crafts begins
6:00 - Performances by Philadelphia Gay Men’s Chorus and The Philadelphia Dance Academy

7:00 – Santa lights the tree
7:05 – Photos with Santa (bring your own camera)

8:00 – Mall closes
Why: The Shops at Liberty place is proud to be the home of Center City’s largest tree this holiday season. The premier retailers in The Shops at Liberty Place will have extended hours during the event with exclusive sales and offers. Food and beverages will be provided by R2L and Q102’s Nik the Web Chick will be on site with giveaways.

Happy Holidays!

The Shops at Liberty Place is Philadelphia’s premier shopping complex, conveniently located in Center City between the Liberty One and Liberty Two office towers. This perfect destination for one-stop shopping features the city’s best in clothing, gifts and even an extensive food court. Longtime tenants at The Shops at Liberty Place include J.Crew and Express while new tenants such as Joan Shepp, ellelauri, and Lolli Lolli bring exciting and fresh additions for the changing season. The Shops at Liberty Place is located at 1625 Chestnut St. For more information please visit: or call 215-851-9055.



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