The Faneuil Hall Christmas tree arrived in Boston this week for the holiday season.
Officials say the 60-foot-tall spruce tree was trucked in from Red Hook, New York and arrived in the city Tuesday. A lighting ceremony for the Faneuil Hall tree is scheduled for Thursday, Nov. 27.
Officials say the tree will light up for a daily light show beginning at 4:30 p.m. every day starting Nov. 28. The lights will dance in time to six different holiday songs.
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Officials say the annual tree sent from Nova Scotia and set up in Boston Common every holiday season has not arrived yet. Nova Scotia donates a tree to Boston every year as a token of thanks for relief efforts undertaken by Boston residents in 1917.