Event Details

  • 16th Annual Detroit Tree Lighting / Light Up Beacon Park, Presented by Downtown Detroit Partnership & DTE Energy
  • Friday, 22nd November 2019
  • 05:00 PM - 11:59 PM
  • Campus Martius & Beacon Parks  
  • DTE Foundation presents a free evening of live entertainment with the Downtown Detroit Partnership: the opening of The Rink at Campus Martius Park, food trucks and the highlight of the show, the lighting of a 60-foot tall, Michigan–grown Norway Spruce with more than 19,000 twinkling energy-efficient LED lights and sparkling ornaments. Enjoy a magical evening of stage and rink performances to kick off the holiday season in the city! Nearest DPM Station: Cadillac Center Beacon Park is throwing a holiday party as part of the 15th Annual Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony too — with FREE shuttles between Beacon Park and Campus Martius Park the entire evening! This is only the second time in tree lighting history that the celebration and entertainment expands to two different Downtown Parks. It’s going to be bigger and better than ever before. Here’s what to expect: – Free shuttles between Beacon Park and Campus Martius Park running every 15 minutes between 4:30 p.m. and midnight – Two live musical performances – Spectacular interactive light installations – A live stream of the Detroit’s Tree Lighting Ceremony inside the heated Winter Lodge tent – Fire pits and selfies with Santa – Plus craft beer, wine, spirits and food available for purchase Nearest DPM Station: Times Square