Holiday Tree Lighting: Monday, December 1 on Bedford Common

On one of autumn's last beautiful days, Dan Paolucci rode the DPW bucket truck into the trees on Bedford Common to string the town's holiday lights. Image (c) JMcCT, 2014
On one of autumn’s last beautiful days, Dan Paolucci rode the DPW bucket truck high into the trees on Bedford Common to string the town’s holiday lights. Image (c) JMcCT, 2014

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Bedford’s annual Tree Lighting ceremony will take place on Monday, December 1 when Citizen of the Year Alma Pomponi flips the switch that turns Bedford Common into a winter wonderland at 7:00 p.m. Shortly after the lights come on, Santa will arrive via fire truck.

The celebration will begin with a  children’s performance in the sanctuary of First Parish on the Common at 6:15 pm. All children and their parents are cordially invited to attend.


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Joseph C Damery
8 years ago

When did the Common first have lighted tree’s.. I’m thinking I saw lights back into the late 40’s…..

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