Norwegian Christmas Tree Lighting at Union Station
December 3, 2013, 6:00 p.m. First St. and Massachusetts Ave. NE, Washington DC. The annual tree lighting ceremony includes Christmas carols and refreshments.
The Norwegian Christmas tree will be erected outside the station this year, so the lighting ceremony will be held outside the West Hall, on the porch facing 1st Street by the west exit of the Union Station Metro station. The Christmas tree lighting ceremony is open to the public and will be held on Tuesday, December 3, 2013 at 6 p.m. The Children’s Chorus of Washington will be singing Christmas carols and the Embassy of Norway will serve refreshments during the ceremony. This year, the tree is specially decorated to mark the 150th anniversary of famous Norwegain artist Edward Munch.