Todd Eldredge Headlining the 2015 Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony Along with the Legendary Four Tops Detroit
Campus Martius Park will fill with holiday magic and merriment as DTE Energy Foundation presents its annual gift to the City of Detroit — a beautiful, 60-foot-tall Michigan-grown Norway Spruce decorated with over 19,000 twinkling energy-efficient, multi-colored LED lights and shiny ornaments.
Musical entertainment will also include Karen Newman, the nationally recognized chorale United Voices of Detroit, Michigan Opera Theatre’s Holiday Ensemble and Children’s Choir,Larry Lee & The Back In The Day Band, and a very special musical performance from Emily Sobeck, a Make-A-Wish Michigan Wish Kid. Larry Lee and Back In The Day Make-A-Wish Michigan Michigan Opera Theatre – Detroit Opera House Michigan Opera Theatre Children’s Chorus
Joining Eldredge, who trained and performed with the Detroit Skating Club, will also be the Dearborn Figure Skating Club’s nationally recognized synchronized skating team the The Dearborn Crystallettes, skaters from the Detroit Skate Club, the Arctic Figure Skating Club, and the Creative Edge Ice Theatre.
Detroit’s largest and most recognized Christmas Tree will be lit near the end of the show just before 8:00 p.m. The Rink Opening Party, with CH 95.5 FM, runs from 8:30 p.m. – midnight.
The Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony, presented by DTE Energy Foundation, officially kicks off Detroit’s Holiday Season, which includes the Season Grand Opening of the Rink and Quicken Loans Winter Magic 2015-2016 Season.