Light Up Louisville brightens downtown

Light Up Louisville brightens downtown
Girls wait for the Christmas tree to light up at Light Up Louisville. (Source: WAVE 3 News)
Girls wait for the Christmas tree to light up at Light Up Louisville. (Source: WAVE 3 News)

LOUISVILLE, KY (WAVE) - The city of Louisville has officially kicked off its holiday celebration.

Friday was the 36th annual Light Up Louisville event which kicks off the month-long Holiday in the City.

The highlight of the event was the lighting of the Christmas tree at fourth and Jefferson streets.

Dave Moisan, a recent NBC's "The Voice" contestant was the honorary grand marshal and headlined the entertainment Friday night.

"It's a great time to be in Louisville. Light up a tree, see all the kids, pass out candy." said Eric Bow, Mainsource Business Development Manager.

Holiday in the City will continue until December 23rd.

For more information about Light Up Louisville and Holiday in the City, click here.

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