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December 1, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Every holiday season the big blue NightLights tree lights up the night bringing awareness to the issues of child abuse and neglect and letting the children impacted know they are not alone. In addition to lighting the tree on December 1st and raising awareness of the issues of child abuse, NightLights is the largest fundraising campaign of Realities For Children, running from November 1 thru December 31 each year.
FREE Community Tree-Lighting – Fun for the whole family!
~ Join us as we light our completely updated 50′ tree with over 30,000 individually programmable LED lights – redesigned by Blazen Illuminations
~ Live music from Ridgeview Classical Schools Madrigal Choir, @Emma Marie Music and HoldFast.
~ Goose & JB from Retro 102.5 Mornings as Masters of Ceremonies
~ Meet representatives from Realities For Children’s 38 Partner Youth Agencies
~ FREE warm soup from Z Catering, Staffing & Events
~ Hot cocoa, coffee & chai from Sam’s Club, Wander Coffee & Star of India – Fort Collins, CO
~ Homemade cookies
~ Pictures with Santa and his horse-drawn sleigh
~ Children can enter to win a 33lb Chocolate Santa from Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory- Fort Collins
~ We invite you to bring a new toy for our Santa’s Workshop Toy Drive
~ the first 500 to arrive will receive a NightLights Legacy Light ornament crafted from the “old” tree lights
Stand with us as we let children in our community who have experienced the darkness of abuse and neglect know that they are not alone and not forgotten.