That event will happen on Thursday from 4:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m.
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There will be a number of activities for families, as well as food trucks and performances, before the lighting ceremony takes place in the Elm City.
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This year’s tree is decorated with 30,000 lights!
To get you into the holiday spirit, you can watch our one hour “Light Up The Holidays” special Thursday night at 7 p.m.
News 8 will be live on the New Haven Green and have a number of great holiday stories from across Connecticut