Join the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum to celebrate the start of the holiday season with the Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree and Boyhood Gardens outside The Mark Twain Boyhood Home on Hill Street.

Join the Mark Twain Boyhood Home and Museum to celebrate the start of the holiday season with the Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree and Boyhood Gardens outside The Mark Twain Boyhood Home on Hill Street.

The festivities will begin at 5 p.m. Nov. 24. with a performance by the Salvation Army Brass Band on the Main Stage, followed by remarks by Mark Twain himself. Then join in the singing of traditional Christmas Carols. Lighting of the tree and grounds to be held at dusk.