Spirit of Christmas

  • Saturday, Nov. 26
    5:00 pm - 6:30 pm

    Arts Plaza
    401 NE Second St.

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    The 25th annual Spirit of Christmas tree lighting – one of the community’s most popular events – will ring in Gresham’s holiday season with a free, family-friendly program that includes photos with Santa and the lighting of the 60-foot Ponderosa pine on the Arts Plaza. 

    Schedule of events

    Stay tuned for more information about this year's activities.

    Thank you event sponsors

    With support from your local event sponsors, the City is able to continue this beloved community event.

    Don't miss the Downtown fun

    From phone calls to the North Pole, cookie decorating, crafts, and business open houses, family fun is planned from 2-4 p.m. in historic Downtown before the tree lighting event. Sponsored by the Historic Downtown Gresham Business Association. Read the list of free Spirit of Christmas activities.

    More information

    For more information about the Spirit of Christmas, contact Shannon Chisom at 503-750-3785.