ASU-Beebe Tree Lighting Ceremony
Arkansas State University-Beebe invites the public to the annual Tree Lighting Ceremony on Thursday, Dec. 1, in “The Grove” behind State Hall on the Beebe campus.
The festivities will begin with a pottery sale starting at 3 p.m., with proceeds benefitting the ASU-Beebe Student Emergency Hope Fund. The ASU-Beebe Symphonic Band will perform at 4 p.m., followed by the Arkansas National Guard 5-Star Brass,106th Army Band at 4:30 p.m. and the Studio 360 Dancers at 5:15 p.m.
Dr. Jennifer Methvin, ASU-Beebe chancellor, will present holiday greetings at 5:30 p.m. and announce the honorary tree lighter for 2022. The ASU-Beebe Chamber Singers will perform at 6 p.m. Other activities will include crafts, refreshments, hayrides (courtesy of the John Deere agriculture technology program) and a visit from Santa Claus.