Spirit of Christmas

  • Saturday, Nov. 24
    5:00-6:30 pm
    Historic Downtown Gresham

    The 27th annual Spirit of Christmas tree lighting rings in Gresham’s holiday season with a free, family-friendly program that includes live music, hot cocoa, photos with Santa and the lighting of the 60-foot Ponderosa pine on the Arts Plaza. 

    Arts Plaza directions

    • Gallery Holiday Tree Lights
    • Santa Claus on his way to help light Gresham's Christmas tree
    • Spirit of Christmas participants
    • Spirit of Christmas choir singers
    • Spirit of Christmas participant with hot cocoa
    • City of Gresham Mayor Shane Bemis with event emcee Greg Matthews
    • Spirit of Christmas attendees
    • Santa Claus with a visitor to the City's Spirit of Christmas event

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    • Grab hot cocoa downtown and visit Gresham's 60-foot Christmas tree dressed in lights for the holidays through December on the Arts Plaza. 

  • Sponsorships

    Be part of Gresham's holiday spirit. Sponsorship details and sign-up form.

    Event questions?

    Contact Sasha Konell, 503-618-2264 or Sasha.Konell@GreshamOregon.gov