21st Annual Tree Lighting with free Grupo Neblina concert

Pictured here is the 2014 Paramount Christmas Tree. Courtesy photo

It’s the 21st Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony, which kicks off the season at the Paramount Pond on Wednesday, Dec. 4 starting at 6 p.m. Immediately after the illumination there will be a concert by Grupo Neblina from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.

The big event will open with the annual lineup of entertainment featuring local dancers and music.

There will also be Santa’s special visit and plenty of cookies and hot chocolate available for the crowd.

The Pond is located at the intersection of Jackson St. and Paramount Blvd. For more information, call 562-220-2121.