The lighting of the Havelock Christmas tree is scheduled for Sunday at Havelock City Park.
Put on by the Havelock Appearance Commission, festivities are scheduled to begin at 4 p.m. with a performance of the Tucker Creek Middle School chorus. The 2nd Marine Aircraft Wing Band at Cherry Point will then play beginning at 4:30 p.m.
The official lighting is scheduled for 5 p.m. Afterward, Santa Claus is scheduled to arrive and greet children, and cookies and hot chocolate will be served.
For more information on the event, call Havelock City Hall at 444-6400.