Macy’s Great Tree Lighting 2012 | Union Square
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Union Square Park | Geary and Powell, San Francisco, CA
This year, Chris Mann of The Voice will perform music from his new album that will soon be released, “Home for Christmas”, featuring songs such as White Christmas, I’ll Be Home for Christmas and Ave Maria. This year’s 80-foot Fir tree will be covered in 21,000 energy-efficient twinkling LED lights.
For Best Viewing
For the best viewing location, stop by Union Square early to stake out your spot, or make a reservation at Burger Bar in Macy’s Union Square.
Santa Claus to Lead the Countdown
Santa Claus will lead thousands of holiday revelers in a spirited countdown before throwing the switch to light the tree.
For the ninth year, Macy’s has made UCSF Benioff Children’s Hospital the beneficiary of its annual tree lighting. Donations to Benefit the UCSF Benioff Hospital for Pediatric Cancer Research – Stop by the Aflac tent and purchase a Macy’s Aflac duck which 100% of the net proceeds will be donated.
Links: Event detailsCost: FREE
Christmas, Free, Holidays, Santa, tree lighting, Union Square
Categories: **Annual Event**, *Top Pick*, Kids & Families, Recurring – Annual - November, San Francisco, Winter Holidays 2012