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Posted on: November 4, 2022

Anoka Tree Lighting Event

Anoka Tree Lighting

Join us for Anoka's Annual Tree Lighting Event at Anoka City Hall Plaza - 2015 First Ave. on Saturday, December 3rd, from 3-7pm.
Event Schedule
3:00 pm - Lighting of the Bonfires
3:00 pm - Festive holiday music sets the scene
3:00-7:00 pm - Food vendors serving up goodies!
3:00 pm - Santa Claus ARRIVES!! Mrs. Claus will be there too!
3:00-7:00 pm - Visit Santa Claus & Mrs. Claus in the Santa Shack (FREE)
3:00-7:00 pm - Horse drawn trolley rides (FREE)
5:30-6:30 pm - Anoka High School Seventh Avenue Carolers 
5:55 pm - Welcome from Anoka Mayor-Phil Rice
5:59 pm - C-O-U-N-T-D-O-W-N to the Tree Lighting
6:00 pm - Tree Lighting and fireworks!
Until 7:00 pm - Bonfires, music, and food vendors continue along with horse drawn trolley rides.

Toys for Joy

Stop by the Toys for Joy booth to donate new, unwrapped toys for infants to teens.  Tweens and teens have the greatest need for donations.  Please help a child/teen smile this holiday season by considering a donation.  Thank you.  

Stuff the Bus!  

First Student is providing a bus and volunteers to collect non-perishable food and monetary donations for ACBC Food Shelf! Please help stuff the bus with your generous donations to help those in need in the Anoka Community this holiday season! Thank you.

For more information call 763-421-7130.
Thank you to our partners, Anoka Area Chamber of Commerce, Anoka Business & Landlords Association, Discover Anoka, First Student, ACBC Food Shelf and Toys for Joy.


Thank you to Anoka Municipal Utilities for placing the tree and trimming it with approximately 15,000 stringed lights!  

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