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Better than Rockefeller Center Tree Lightings

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Okay maybe Babyface will not be performing and Al Roker won't be the Master of Ceremonies. But local tree lighting ceremonies are just as magnificent and much more intimate. They come with limited crowds, free refreshments and plenty of song and dance by area children. Don't be surprised if there is a visit or two from local elected officials or maybe even the big guy himself, Santa. Here are some local tree lightings where you can bring the family and get into the holiday spirit.

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