WATCH The Lighting

CBS broadcast the ceremony on December 15th, offering a special opportunity to friends and families across the country to tune in and celebrate this holiday tradition from the comfort of home.

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Past Performances

2023 marks the 101st National Christmas Tree Lighting. Enjoy some of the performance highlights that helped celebrate the holiday season.

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Our Partners

The National Park Foundation, in partnership with the National Park Service, is proud to recognize the many contributions of our partners of the 2023 National Christmas Tree Lighting. These organizations have sponsored the event or donated their expertise, products and services to brighten this holiday celebration for the American people.

Partners for the 2023 America Celebrates Display

  • Cartner Christmas Tree Farm
  • Merlyn Farms
  • Mountain Top Fraser Fir