(West Fargo, ND) -- The City of West Fargo has began their holiday season with the lighting of a Christmas tree.
The tree lighting ceremony took place in the MIA/POW plaza on Thursday. The event was filled with bundled up onlookers, who watched kids help West Fargo Mayor Bernie Dardis pull the switch to light the tree. People drank complimentary hot chocolate and cider at the gathering, took pictures in front of the lit Christmas tree, and jammed out to holiday music playing in the plaza.
"We've got a great turnout, "said Mayor Dardis in an interview prior to the tree lighting ceremony.
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