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30th Annual Christmas Tree Lighting at Wortham Theater Center

November 21 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm

Houston Ballet and Houston Grand Opera (HGO) are excited to invite the public to participate in the 30th Annual Christmas tree lighting ceremony at the recently reopened Wortham Theater Center, which had been closed for repairs due to extensive damage by Hurricane Harvey.

The annual holiday tradition will feature the illumination of a beautiful Christmas tree with over 8,000 dazzling lights and include costumed characters from upcoming productions of Houston Grand Opera’s The Pearl Fishers and Houston Ballet’s The Nutcracker. Guests will be treated to live performances by HGO Studio members along with some holiday goodies. Houston Public Media’s talk show host Ernie Manouse will emcee the event. Santa himself will make an appearance. The event is free.

WHEN: Wednesday, November 21, 2018 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM
WHERE: Wortham Theater – 501 Texas Avenue, Houston, TX 77002


November 21
11:00 am - 1:00 pm


Wortham Center
500 Texas Avenue
Houston, TX 77002 United States
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