Carroll Gardens Association, Inc. in partnership with the Columbia Waterfront District Merchants Association, Inc., is holding the Annual Columbia Waterfront Tree Lighting Ceremony on Dec. 7th, 2012 from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m. at the Human Compass Garden (located at the intersection of Sackett and Columbia Streets). The event is co-sponsored by Apple Bank and the House of Pizza & Calzone. The event is a well-awaited tradition in the Columbia Waterfront District. During this event, the community comes together to celebrate the Holiday Season. Santa Claus comes to spread holiday cheer, as well as hand out toys to neighborhood children. The Less Magnetic Band will be playing its Christmas jazz music repertoire. Local businesses and restaurants will donate refreshments. So come join us to celebrate the Holiday Season!