All the magic of the holiday season will light up Coral Gables at the Annual Merrick Park Tree Lighting Celebration with the Tree Lighting at 7:45pm.Village of Merrick Park will celebrate the beginning of the festive season with the annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony. Join master of ceremonies, award winning journalist and co-anchor of WSVN 7 News Belkys Nerey kick off the season with an evening of holiday merriment and cheer! Guests gather around the spectacular 50-foot, 55,000 light Holiday Tree to capture their first memorable photograph of the season. The nightâ€™s festivities will include dazzling performances by the Coral Gables High School Choir and the Miami Royal Ballet also catch your first glimpse of Santa Claus! Guests will enjoy stilt walkers, jugglers, magicians, cookie decorating and more! Guests are invited to bring an unwrapped toy donation for the Toys for Tots Toy Drive.