The community is invited to join the Friends of East Brainerd at Heritage Park and Heritage House for the 4th annual East Brainerd Community Tree Lighting on Saturday.
Festivities begin at 3 p.m. and will include community singing and lighting of the tree on the front lawn with a lighting of the tree at 6 p.m. There will be community choirs from local schools and churches.
There will be free photos with Mr. and Mrs. Santa Claus and their "elven helpers" and free cookies, hot cocoa and cider (while they last) inside Heritage House.
Due to the large turnout in years past, cars should park at the East Brainerd Church of Christ at7745 E Brainerd Road. A shuttle will be provided.
The event is made possible by these sponsors: Heritage Funeral Home (East Brainerd Chapel),Sabrena Realty,Chattanooga Funeral Home,Dr. Keith Dressler,Total Fitness Kickboxing, the staff of Heritage House Arts & Civic Center and city of Chattanooga Department of Youth & Family Development.