The community is invited to celebrate the holiday season with an array of colorful lights as the city of Hesperia and Hesperia Recreation and Park District present this year's Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony.


The ceremony starts at 4:30 p.m. Dec. 1. at Hesperia Civic Plaza Park, behind the Library and City Hall at 15833 Smoke Tree.


This year's program will include musical entertainment, refreshments, food and holiday craft vendors, and a visit with Santa Claus.


Parking and admission are free. For more information, visit www.HesperiaParks.com or call the park district office at (760) 244-5488.