It’s the most wonderful time of the year, and on Friday, December 6th Cathedral Commons hosts its 5th Annual Tree Lighting to bring the joys of the season to residents of Northwest Washington, D.C. and beyond. Don your favorite holiday attire, then bring the family and furry friends to celebrate. Free photos with Santa (kids, dogs, and cats included), live performances, kids’ activities, seasonal giveaways, and festival food offerings from Silver and other Cathedral Commons retailers make this the perfect holiday event for the entire family. The event takes place on Newark Street NW at Wisconsin Avenue NW. Free and open to the public.