Tickets are now on sale for The Singing Christmas Tree, set for December 7 - 10 at First Baptist Lafayette. The Singing Christmas Tree is a Broadway style Christmas show for the entire family.
A tradition in Acadiana going back to the mid-1980's, The Singing Christmas Tree features the First Baptist Lafayette choir singing from a 24 foot tall Christmas tree with over 100,000 lights synchronized to music. Several hundred people are involved in the production including a children's choir, the church orchestra, drama cast, and dancers.
This year's story, "Christmas in New York," is set amid the grandeur of Rockefeller Center and follows one man's journey to locate the father he has never known. Along the way he encounters unlikely characters that also help point his path to the Heavenly Father.
Performances are Friday, December 7, at 7 p.m.; Saturday, December 8, at 3 p.m. and 7 p.m.; Sunday, December 9, at 3 p.m.; and Monday, December10, at 7 p.m. Tickets are $12 for adults and $6 for children/students, and are available now online at www.fbclaf.org or by calling 1-800-965-9324. Tickets go on sale at the church office November 5. For more information call 337-593-3757.