Lottery for National Christmas Tree Lighting tickets opens Thursday


WASHINGTON (WRIC) —- The free ticket lottery for the National Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony opens up on Thursday, giving folks a chance to be there in person when the tree lights up the night sky. 

Those interested in getting tickets can apply starting at 10 a.m. Thursday. 

Applicants can go to this link to apply, by finding the “Ticket Lottery” link. 

If you don’t have a computer, you can call 877-444-6777 to request tickets.

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