Holiday lights will be sparkling around the D

Kick off your holidays and see the D in a different light

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We are one week away from Thanksgiving and there are all kinds of holiday fun to be had this weekend!

Annual Detroit Tree Lighting Ceremony

Come and see the D sparkle when a 60 foot Norwegian Spruce is lit up right in the middle of the city. The Detroit Youth Choir and Grammy-nominated artist Mayer Hawthorne will perform. This is happening on Friday at 5 p.m. and it’s a free and family-friendly event.

Santa Rock N’ Lights at The Red Oaks Waterpark

See nearly a full mile of 100,000 animated lights dancing to Christmas music. Rock N’ Lights starts Friday at 5 p.m. and will go on until December 31st. Tickets are $25 and additional $5 for cars with 6 people or more.

CNS & Wayne County Sheriff 1st Annual Turkey Giveaway

Be one of the first 1,000 people to receive a free turkey for the holidays. This is happening Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. or while supplies last. It’s an adult only event and photo ID is required. One turkey per household.

Rum and Reading with 27th Letter Books

Relax with a handcrafted rum cocktail while shopping a wide selection of books, including some by local authors. It’s being held Friday at 5 p.m. and it’s a free event.

Wild Women in Detroit Bus Tour

Mix cocktails with history while taking a ride around the city and hear stories about how women made and changed history in the D. Plus you get to stop at some well-known old-school bars along the way. This event is on Friday starting at 6:30 p.m. at Eastern Market Shed 3. It’s a 21 and up event.

You can check out more of what’s happening around the D by going to chevydetroit.com/in-the-d.

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