What: Bowen's Wharf Christmas Tree Lighting
When: Saturday, December 4
Time: 4:30 PM
Admission: Free


Make your way to Bowen's Wharf for an enchanting evening of caroling, holiday shopping, and family fun on Saturday, December 4 for the 51st Annual Bowen's Wharf Christmas Tree Lighting. 

Festivities begin with live music and a carol sing-along at 4:30 PM. Frosty the Snowman arrives at 4:30 PM. At 6:00 PM, head to the center of the wharf to watch as the mayor of Newport lights the tree, followed by the cheerful arrival of Santa and Mrs. Claus by boat, weather permitting. 

Admission is free.



  • 4:30 PM: Live music begins, Caroling sing-a-long
  • 6:00 PM: Tree Lighting, Santa & Mrs. Claus arrive


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