State College

Downtown State College to hold tree lighting Friday evening

The annual downtown State College tree-lighting ceremony will be from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Friday on South Allen Street.

Dan & Galla, the State High Brass Quintet, Nittany Valley Children’s Choir, students of the Performing Arts School of Central PA and the State High Choir will perform.

Cookies and hot chocolate will be provided, and donations to the State College food bank and to Toys for Tots will be accepted.

Children who a donate a canned good or toy be entered to win a chance to help Santa light the tree.