Macy’s Holiday Festival of Lights at Citygarden
For Immediate Release: November 11, 2011
- The Macy’s Holiday Festival of Lights officially kicks off the season of cheer at the Citygarden (downtown St. Louis). The free event includes performances by Circus Flora, Grand Center Arts Academy Show Choir, the St. Louis Christmas Carols Association, a surprise appearance by the Grinch, followed by the official tree-lighting ceremony by Mayor Slay and two special Make-A-Wish children and fireworks.
- Citygarden (9th Street/Market)
- November 18, 2011, 4 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
- Tree-lighting/Fireworks at 6:30 p.m.
- Celebration continues with additional family friendly entertainment at Macy’s – 6:30 – 8:00 p.m.
- Mayor Francis Slay
- Jeff Saylor, Macy’s Regional Vice President
- Steve Peirce, President, Christmas in St. Louis
- Maggie Campbell, President, Partnership for Downtown
*Interviews are available following the program
President, Christmas in St. Louis
VP, Media Relations & Cause Marketing
Macy’s North and Midwest