'Scotlandville Tree Lighting' open to community this weekend
BATON ROUGE - Scotlandville's annual tree lighting ceremony is scheduled for this upcoming Saturday, and is open to anyone in the community.
The tree lighting will be held Saturday, December 1 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on the corner of Scenic Highway and Scotland Avenue (Scotlandville Plaza).
Mayor-President Sharon Weston Broome will lead the lighting countdown of the 25-foot Christmas tree. Other community leaders of the City-Parish and Southern University will be in attendance.
The ceremony is free of charge, and will also include carols, music, puppet shows, spoken word, and prizes.
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