Hoboken Christmas Tree Lighting

Hoboken Christmas Tree Lighting – Why so late?

The Hoboken Christmas Tree Lighting ceremony was originally planned to take place on December 6th.

However, the city postponed it due to inclement weather (which never really happened).

They announced their new date of December 14th (tonight).

Why in God’s name did the tree lighting have to be pushed back a whopping EIGHT DAYS LATER?

It’s not like they had to schedule much for a hokie hour-long stunt. There were plenty of perfectly fine days (weather-wise) that it could have taken place on.

Some think they pushed it really far out because the “mayor’s” office wishes Christmas would cease to exist, and as a “burn” to the Christian residents of Hoboken. Lumps of coal, on the way!

Hoboken Christmas Tree Lighting why the delay - Hoboken Christmas Tree Lighting

About Hoboken411 Photo of the Day
The Hoboken Photo of the Day is a regularly updated section on Hoboken411.com.

Conceived and launched in 2006, the original Hoboken Photo of the Day category contains thousands of pictures and includes many other subsections, including Drunk Bread Crumbs, HDR Photography, Hoboken Digital Art, and more.

We feel that by photo-documenting the city of Hoboken season after season, “a picture is worth 1000 words,” and can tell a myriad of stories encompassing the good, bad and the ugly contained within the mile-square. Our constantly-evolving way of maintaining a historical archive of memories and sights.

Want your picture featured? Simply email Hoboken411@gmail.com with your photo and back-story!

You may also like...

1
Leave a Reply

Please Login to comment
1 Comment threads
0 Thread replies
0 Followers
 
Most reacted comment
Hottest comment thread
1 Comment authors
showme789 Recent comment authors
newest oldest
showme789
Member
showme789

Christmas in Hoboken has become a joke. Just look at the decorations on the lamp posts on Washington St. They’re a disgrace. Try shopping on Washington St. and all you see ( and hear) are cops driving up and down the street chasing double parked cars. Packages are being stolen from lobbies all over town, and they’re worried about double parking.
Delaying the Christmas tree lighting is just another move by the Mayor to kill the old time traditions that made Hoboken so attractive.