The Arboretum at Penn State to host winter celebration Dec. 8

November 27, 2017

UNIVERSITY PARK, Pa. — The Arboretum at Penn State invites the campus and community to welcome the holiday season at its annual Winter Celebration on Friday, Dec. 8.

From 5 to 7 p.m., visitors may stroll through holiday displays, listen to seasonal music and buy a cup of hot cocoa. The State High Chamber Singers and Penn State student a cappella group the Pennharmonics will perform a concert of popular and holiday tunes on the event lawn starting at 5:30 p.m.

All activities will take place in the Arboretum's H.O. Smith Botanic Gardens at the corner of Bigler Road and Park Avenue on the University Park campus.

Holiday displays will remain in place through January.

To learn more about the Winter Celebration, visit the arboretum's website at

  • Tree of Light Penn State Arboretum

    Visitors to the Arboretum at Penn State's Winter Celebration can observe holiday decorations, such as the Tree of Light. This year's celebration will be held on Dec. 8.

    IMAGE: Penn State

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Last Updated November 27, 2017