Here’s your guide to the 2013 Faneuil Hall Marketplace Holiday Tree Lighting Spectacular, which will air live on WBZ-TV on November 23.
Rhode Island Gov. Lincoln Chafee gave the public 30 minutes’ notice for this year’s tree lighting ceremony at the Statehouse, saying he wanted to avoid what happened last year when protesters crashed the event and it devolved into chaos.
They had gathered at the Statehouse, hoping to sing “O Christmas Tree” over Governor Lincoln Chafee’s speech.
Some people call them “fake,” others stick with “artificial.” In either event, you can’t deny that man-made Christmas trees are everywhere these days.