Annual ASLMU Christmas Tree Lighting Tradition Returns

UNIVERSITY NEWS | LMU kicks off December with colorful lights and festive activities to mark the 2021 holiday season. The beautiful Christmas tree on Regents Terrace also signals the return of the annual ASLMU Christmas Tree Lighting event. This beloved LMU tradition will return in-person Friday, Dec. 3, from 5-8 p.m. for LMU students, staff, and faculty only.

This year the event starts at 5 p.m. with a classic holiday market for gift shopping and holiday crafts to decorate your space. And back by popular demand will be the coveted annual Christmas Tree Lighting mugs to fill with hot cocoa. Take your holiday-inspired photo in one of the photo booths. The tree lighting begins at 7 p.m.

The program this year will include music from LMU choirs and a blessing of the tree with special guests President Timothy Law Snyder, Ph.D., Marc Reeves, S.J., and a few other special surprises.