Updated on 11/18/2015 with entertainment schedule!
An annual favorite in the Boston area for the holiday season is Blink! a visual feast of over 350,000 LEDs synced to music right at Faneuil Hall Marketplace. This is an event for the entire holiday season from November 21st 2015 through January 3rd 2016 so this is definitely something that you’ll be able to experience more than once.
Now there will quite a few times each day to watch the light show and there are multiple light shows to see. The main ones are:
Now keep track of those times. These will let you schedule for viewings you want to have by yourself with friends, etc.
The big launch party though is on November 21st and that’s the big event that technically begins at 2pm with the lighting of the first holiday tree. You can RSVP on facebook
- 2 pm The Revels Singers
- 3 pm Women of the World presented by Scullers Jazz Club
- 4- 6 pm Dress Rehearsal for the Tree Lighting Spectacular
- 6 pm Amy and the Engine presented by Hard Rock Café
- 7 pm Faneuil Hall Tree Lighting Spectacular Live Show
- 8 pm The Sugarbabies Band
Here’s what happening at 7pmThe tree lighting begins with a live hour-long program televised on CBS Boston’s WBZ-TV Ch. 4. and myTV38 (WSBK-TV) Co-hosted by WBZ-TV News anchors Lisa Hughes and David Wade (so tell your friends to watch for you!). The show will be bringing the holiday spirit to Boston with performances and sing-a-longs by Maestro Keith Lockhart (conductor of the Boston Pops Orchestra), Boston Children’s Chorus, Boston Gay Men’s Chorus, Blue Man Group, a section of Boston Ballet’s The Nutcracker and Amy & The Engine.