Tree Lighting Ceremony & CelebrationA merry and bright kickoff to the happiest of holidays, our highly anticipated inaugural tree lighting ceremony and celebration will have family, friends – and one very special guest with twinkling eyes and merry dimples – coming together to celebrate the spirit of the season. An afternoon of joyful festivities will culminate in a dramatic countdown to the grand illumination of Lansdowne Resort’s majestic Christmas tree that soars 25 feet into the sky.This outdoor event – exclusive to resort guests, club members and their families – will be held Saturday, November 25, 2023 from 3-5pm.Hot Cocoa StationWarm your hands, belly (and heart!) at our gourmet hot cocoa station. Make your cup a masterpiece with tasty toppings that include cookies, sprinkles, candy canes and more. Photos with SantaWhen Old St. Nick heard about our tree lighting, he said he had to come. Bring your camera and pose for a photo with the big man – and don’t forget to whisper your holiday wishes to him.Live CarolingImmerse yourself in the seasonal spirit as you listen to talented vocalists from our local schools sing all of your beloved holiday favorites.Ice Carving DemoIt’s a winter wonderland! Watch professional carvers as they artfully transform ordinary blocks of ice into inspiring sculptures.