Albany Mayor Kathy Sheehan will host a tree lighting ceremony in honor of the holiday season at City Hall on Friday, December 1st from 5pm – 8pm. The ceremony kicks off with a concert by Amy Heebner on the historic Albany City Carillon beginning at 5:00pm. Enjoy FREE take home holiday craft bags and refreshments inside City Hall from Cider Belly Donuts, La Empanada Llama and Albany High School Abrookin Center Culinary students. Representatives from local organizations will be on-hand with information on their programs and upcoming events. Join Mayor Sheehan, members of the Albany Tulip Court, Mrs. New York America Chloe Rosen and city officials outside as they light the tree at 6:00pm!