FREDERICTON (GNB) – The public is invited to attend the annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the legislative assembly at 7 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 1.

Entertainment will be provided by the George Street Middle School Choir and the Stepping Stone Singers. Candle torches will be distributed to the public before the ceremony.

Hot chocolate and hot apple cider will be served by the Epsilon Y’s Men and the Epsilon Y’s Menettes, who will also distribute treats to the children. Santa will also make an appearance.