Santa lights up huge Christmas tree in Downtown Downey

Bellflower residents gather as Santa Claus initiates the annual lighting of the Christmas tree on Dec. 2. Photo credit: Gabriel Villegas Gabriel Vi...

December 5, 2022
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Bellflower residents gather as Santa Claus initiates the annual lighting of the Christmas tree on Dec. 2. Photo credit: Gabriel Villegas Gabriel Villegas, Staff WriterDecember 4, 2022The City of Bellflower kicked off its Christmas celebration with its annual tree lighting ceremony which took place on Dec. 2 at 6:30 p.m. in the downtown area's Friendship Square on Bellflower Blvd. and Belmont St. The ceremony featured Christmas carolers consisting of students from both Bellflower High School and Mayfair High School, a designated snowscape area made of real snow for children to sled in and a 70-foot tall Christmas tree.

Gabriel Villegas