Schedule as follows, weather permitting:
5-9 p.m. – Holiday Market presented by Triangle Pop-Up
5-5:30 p.m. – Performance: Empower Dance
5:30-6 p.m – Music: Choral Society of Durham
6-6:30 p.m. – Performance: Takiri Folclor Latino
6:30-7 p.m. – Drumroll: Batalá Durham
7 p.m. – Tree Lighting (Mayor Elaine O’Neal will do the honors, with a poem by Durham Poet Laureate DJ Rogers)
7:05-8 p.m. – Music: Fruits of Our Labor
8-9 p.m. – Music: Duck
Special Guest: Strolling Santa!
Urban Ministries of Durham will also be hosting a food drive during the event. Donations of shelf-stable, non-perishable items will be accepted.