Essex Tree Lighting Returns Dec. 2

The Essex Community Tree Lighting is returning again this holiday season and will be held by the Essex Heritage Society of Essex and Middle River, Inc. at 516 Eastern Blvd. in Essex on Saturday, Dec. 2 from 5 to 7 p.m.

The event is free and will include Santa, a DJ, gifts for kids, fire trucks and more. The event is still looking for sponsors.

For more information or to sponsor the event, email or call 443-579-5266, or go to their website.

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Benjamin Joseph

Benjamin Joesph has covered news in Eastern Baltimore County since 2006. He started as a reporter with the original East County Times in 2006. He started East Baltco News and later in 2022.