Tree for Boston
2015 Boston Tree Lighting
December 3rd, 2015
For decades, Nova Scotia has given a Christmas tree to the people of the City of Boston in gratitude for their assistance and support following the Halifax Explosion in 1917.
This tradition of giving is a way for Nova Scotia to express sincere thanks for the help they provided during a difficult time.
This year’s tree will be announced soon, but in the meantime, mark your calendars with some important dates!
- November 17th, Tree Cutting ceremony (Facebook Event)
- November 18th, Tree for Boston sendoff, Grand Parade Halifax (Facebook Event)
- November 20th, Tree for Boston arrival in Boston
- December 3rd, Tree Lighting in Boston Common (Facebook event)