Bay Ridge celebrates at annual Owl’s Head Park tree lighting
Lucky number seven.
Owl’s Head Park played host to its seventh annual Christmas tree lighting on Monday evening, Dec. 10. The ceremony, held in front of the park house across from Bliss Terrace and 68th Street, boasts live musical performances, a formal flipping of the switch and, of course, a visit from old St. Nick.
The annual event is organized by the Owl’s Head Park Horticulture Group of the Shore Road Parks Conservancy, with help from state Sen. Marty Golden and Councilmember Justin Brannan.
“The Owl’s Head Park volunteers have made something very special for our community in their annual Christmas tree lighting in the majestic park we all know and love,” Golden told the Eagle. “I am proud to have partnered with them for the past seven years to make this event a holiday season highlight, and I know through their efforts this fun, festive and spirited night will continue.”