SOURCE: Rockville Town Square Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting Save the date! Celebrate the holidays at the Square with our annual Holiday Open House and Tree Lighting event on Thursday, December 3rd from 6:30-9pm. Schedule of Events Date: Thursday, December 3, 2015 Time: 6:30 – 9:00 pm 5:30-6:30pm: Live Holiday Music 6:30pm: Tree Lighting Ceremony & Santa’s Arrival, hosted by WUSA9’s Nikki Burdine 7pm: Dawn Crafton Dance Studio Performance, Main Stage near Thai Pavilion 7:45pm: The Next Ice Age Ice Dancing Performances, Ice rink 8pm: Theaterpalooza Performance, Main Stage Near Thai Pavilion 7 – 9pm: Photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus (Bring your own camera!) Horse & Carriage Rides with non-perishable food or cash donation* Holiday treats for sale on the plaza, provided by Dawson’s Market Strolling entertainment Balloon art * Food and monetary donations from the horse and carriage rides will benefit Manna Food Center, a nonprofit fighting hunger in Montgomery County. For more information on Manna Food Center, visit www.mannafood.org Event is weather permitting. Please check the Rockville Town Square Twitter and Facebook for live updates.