Radio personality Roxie of Radio 103.9 FM emceed the celebration.
BP Diaz Hosts Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony
Families and their children received gifts after meeting Santa.
Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. hosted the Bronx’s time honored Christmas tree lighting ceremony and holiday festivities on Thursday, December 6 at the Bronx County Building.
The evening included a visit from Santa and Mrs. Claus who provided hot choclate, delicious cookies and treats for the community and youth.
The Yuletide celebration featured performances by The Celia Cruz Bronx High School Choir, Students Taking a New Direction NYC and Lil Lex.
Malakai and his mother enjoyed the holiday festivities.
The Bronx County Building’s Christmas Tree shone as bright as everyone’s holiday spirits.
Local youth wore their Yuletide best for the special occasion.
Local families enjoyed taking their photos with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Diaz (c) welcomed North Pole natives Santa and Mrs. Claus to the Boogie Down Bronx.
Posted 12:00 am, January 2, 2019