Christmas Tree Lighting

Christmas Tree Lighting Cover

Saturday, December 4th at 6:00 PM

Phillip T. Glennon Center
15083 Molokai Dr.
Tega Cay, SC 29708

The night begins at the pavilion with special performances from TCES and FMHS Choirs. Following performances, Santa Claus will arrive on Tega Cay's Fire Truck to light the City's Christmas Tree. Following the ceremony, Christmas Carols & Santa Letter Writing Stations will be held in the lower level of the Glennon Community Center. The Shore Club will be hosting carriage rides throughout the event. Cookies and hot chocolate will be served.

Cookies Needed

The City of Tega Cay is in need of 100 dozen cookies for the Christmas Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 4th.  If you would like to buy or bake cookies for the event please contact

Christmas Tree Decorating Contest

The City of Tega Cay is hosting its first ever Christmas Tree Decorating Contest. The contest will be held at the Glennon Community Center during 2021's Annual Tree Lighting, and will feature a variety of Local Business, Family and Organizational themed Christmas Trees. Enjoy the displays during the event and cast votes for your favorite tree. It's $1.00 per vote, and 5 votes per Walmart Gift Card donated. All proceeds from the Christmas Tree Decorating Contest will go towards Tega Cay's Holiday With Heroes

 Prizes to participate include:

  • FIRST PLACE: (1) Complimentary Boat Rental with Tega Cay Marina & Windjammer Park Rental
  • RUNNER UP: (1) Basket Variety of Tega Cay Business Gift Certificates & Complimentary Pitcairn Park Rental

Registration is free and required to take part. Please see Tega Cay's 2021 Christmas Tree Decorating Contest Guidelines before registering to participate. To register, please click here. Registration is open through November 30th, 2021.