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2023 Night of Lights: Carols and Cocoa: Event Details

Salem Pride's Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Event at Field of Dreams

2022 Night of Lights: Carols & Cocoa

Thursday, December 1, 2022
6-7:30 p.m. | Salem High School

Updated (11-4):
Performances Moved Outdoors

Be Part of the Excitement!

Night of Lights: Carols & Cocoa is a Salem Pride event that brings families and the community together to celebrate the holiday season. 

Performances will be held outdoors in front of the main entrance to Salem High School and will feature songs of the season performed by choral groups from each school level with a special guest appearance by Santa.

Following the performances, the SHS Band will lead Santa to light the town tree and hot chocolate will be available along the walkway.

Schedule of Events

Thursday, December 1

* Times are approximate.

6:00 PM -- Concert Begins (Hot Cocoa Available)

  • Elementary Chorus
  • Woodbury Holiday Chorus
  • SHS Chorus
  • Audience Sing-A-Long
  • Santa Arrives!

Concert Concludes

  • Band leads Santa to the town tree

Countdown to Tree Lighting

  • Santa lights the town tree
  • Band plays "O Christmas Tree"
  • Photos with Santa