©2019 by Tree Lighting Celebration of Tierra Verde

(Not-for-profit application pending.)

By-laws and meeting minutes are available upon request.

 

THE EVENT

The 9th Annual Lighting of the Christmas Tree in downtown Tierra Verde will be held on December 7, 2019 from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.

 

In addition to lighting a 20 foot evergreen tree in Tierra Verde there will be many events for the kids and families to enjoy at this event, such as face painting, a bounce house, a visit from Santa, and a pet parade. Wayne Shattuck will again be the event emcee, and we welcome back Gail Trispmith to play on stage.

 

Visit from Santa

Holiday Pet Parade

Raffle Prizes

Games for Kids of All Ages

Live Music & Entertainment

 

RAIN OR SHINE!

 

Each year we collect hundreds of unwrapped gifts for the Lealman Fire Department to distribute to registered local families in need. The event brings out thousands of residents from the Tierra Verde and surrounding communities, and helps provide a wonderful holiday to families all around the St. Petersburg area. This event supports of the Lealman Fire District’s Annual Toy Drive. Lealman staff’s Tierra Verde Fire Station #21 without which this event and so much more would not be possible!

This event is presented by Tree Lighting Celebration of Tierra Verde, LLC. Our not-for-profit application is pending.

TOY DRIVE:  Receive a complimentary raffle ticket in exchange for a new unwrapped child/youth gift (no stuffed animals). Donations benefit the Lealman Fire District's Annual Toy Drive for needy kids.

 
BECOME A SPONSOR

OUR GOAL

Our goal is simple: We will provide a Tree Lighting Festival for the Tierra Verde community and its neighbors as we support the Lealman Fire District's annual toy drive. Monies collected are held in reserve in amount sufficient to fund the following year's Tree Lighting. Excess funds (and collected toys) are donated to Lealman Fire District's annual toy drive.

 

BECOME A SPONSOR

Whether you are a business, social organization, charitable entity, or family/individual, we have a multi-tiered sponsorship program for you to contribute to the Tierra Verde Tree Lighting and the Lealman Fire District's annual toy drive!

Tax-deductible sponsorships are available at the levels described below. Please complete these two steps to become a sponsor:

  1. Download, complete, save and email the PDF sponsor form below.

  2. Click on the appropriate payment button to complete payment of your sponsorship fee.

Click on the PDF icon to download the 2019 Tree Lighting Sponsor form. Complete it, save it to your computer, and then submit it to the email address indicated on the form. 

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Diamond Sponsorship - $2,500

This sponsorship level gives you a featured display space next to the stage and your company/organization logo on the front of promotions and signage if received by October 4, 2019. (After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

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Platinum Sponsorship - $1,000

This sponsorship level gives you a featured display space near the stage and your company or organization logo on the back of promotions and signage if received by October 4, 2019. (After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

Gold Sponsorship - $500

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This sponsorship level gives you two premium display spaces and your company or organization logo on the back of promotions and signage if received by October 4, 2019. (After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

Silver Sponsorship - $250

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This sponsorship level gives you one premium display space and your company or organization name on the back of promotions and signage if received by October 4, 2019. (After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

Bronze Sponsorship - $100

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This sponsorship level gives you one display space and your company or organization name on the back of promotions and signage if received by October 4, 2019. (After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

 

BECOME A VENDOR

Do you create giftable items such as jewelry, Christmas decorations, candles, artwork, greeting cards, pet items, apparel, or other items? If so, we have an affordable opportunity for you to present your wares for sale to the hundreds and hundreds of attendees who participate in the Tierra Verde Tree Lighting. But space is very limited, so act soon!

Vendor applications are available now:

  • Gift Vendor ($50): If your application is accepted, one 10’x10’ space will be provided. Vendor fees do not include tables, chairs, tents, electricity or other supplies. Organizers reserve the right to select vendors based upon description of merchandise to be sold.

 

AFTER your vendor application is accepted, you will be provided with a web link where payment can be remitted via credit card.

Click on the PDF icon to download the 2019 Tree Lighting Vendor form. Complete it, save it to your computer, and then submit it to the email address indicated on the form. If your application is accepted we will contact you to coordinate collection of payment.

 

MAKE A DONATION

If you are not a business or a vendor but you still want to help raise funds for the Tierra Verde Tree Lighting and Lealman Fire District's annual toy drive, we won't leave you out. Please consider making a tax-deductible donation that will go directly to the toy drive!

Donate to the Toy Drive

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(After you click on the "Pay Now" button you can either log in to PayPal by using your account information or use a credit card without logging in to PayPal.)

WE LOVE OUR SPONSORS

All current sponsors of the 2019 Tierra Verde Tree Lighting are recognized below with their logos (Diamond, Platinum and Gold levels) or by name (Silver and Bronze levels).

Diamond Sponsor

Platinum Sponsors

Gold Sponsors

Silver Sponsors

Lori A. Hornby, PA - Certified Public Accounting Firm
The Watkins Family
The Wurzbacher Family
Hunter Financial Services, LLC
All-Kleen/CleanSweep
Jack & Gail Parker
Rob and Julie Plosz
Dimmitt Cadillac
Pat and George LeVan
Century 21 Coast to Coast
Karen and Rich Gonlin
Safer Home Services
Allen Collins Realty, Inc.

Bronze Sponsors

Cervis, Inc.
Gulf Coast Underwriters
Dr. & Mrs. Wayne A. Moccia, MD
Dad's Kettle Corn
Lisa Lamparty
The Didio Family
DiMarino Signature Floor Studio
Bayway Travel Group, Inc.
In2itive Solutions Inc. Construction Services
Melissa Haskins at Edward Jones
Friends of Fort Desoto, Inc.
Eye Watch Your House
Hotel Zamora
Waste Connections of Florida
Suncoast Islands Real Estate
Keller Williams Luxury St. Petersburg/Kim vanHerwynen
Maddock Photography
PRP Wine International
Isla Del Sol Yacht and Country Club
Bay Moorings Animal Hospital
Salon Mimi
 

SCHEDULE

4:00 pm to 7:00 pm

Wayne Shattuck, Master of Ceremonies

4:00 pm  --  Event begins with music by Gale Trippsmith.
4:50 pm  --  Project Entertainment performs holiday classics!
5:00 pm  --  Santa arrives! 
5:30 pm  --  Holiday pet parade.
6:00 pm  --  Lighting of the Christmas Tree.
6:05 pm  --  More music by Project Entertainment.
6:10 pm  --  Raffle winners announced.
6:30 pm  --  More music by Gale Trippsmith.
7:00 pm  --  Safe journey home!

 
 

CONTACT US

If you have a suggestion, request, or offer to help, please reach out to us! 

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