World Largest Christmas Tree Lighting

WILMINGTON -- Thursday night is the 78th Annual Lighting of the World's Largest Living Christmas Tree at Hilton Park.

The event will start at 5:45 p.m. with entertainment and the lighting of the tree and the arrival of Santa will follow.

The tree will remain lit nightly through December 21.

Visit Santa at Hilton Park from 6 p.m. 8:30 p.m. on Dec. 6 through Dec. 9, Dec. 14 through Dec. 16 and Dec. 21 though Dec. 23.

Click the link to the right for directions.