The 2014 National Christmas Tree in Washington, DC will shine bright through the New Year.
The National Christmas tree was lit for the first time on December 4 and it will remain lit every night through January 1, 2015. This is the 6th consecutive year that LED lights have been used to exclusively light the National Christmas Tree. Plan your stay and enjoy the dazzling 2014 National Christmas Tree in Washington, DC, which has been designed by GE Lighting for the past 52 years.
The holiday attraction in Washington, DC is certainly a sight to see, with approximately 180 green and red LED net lights, 180 green and clear twinkle LED lights and approximately 300 snowflake ornaments.
Highlights at the National Christmas Tree include:
Christmas Pathway of Peace: Every year, artists and volunteers in America make ornaments representing every state, territory and the District of Columbia, known as the Christmas Pathway of Peace.
Santa’s Workshop: Families are invited to visit Santa’s workshop and see what the elves are up to this holiday season. The workshop will be open to the public on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays from 12:30-9:30pm through Sunday, December 21, 2014.
With so many things to do, Washington, DC is a wonderful place to visit this holiday season! Plan your stay with us at the Hilton Washington DC/Rockville Hotel & Executive Meeting Center and enjoy our convenient location to the DC Metro line.