News 6 morning team hosts 2022 Lake Eola tree lighting ceremony

Christmas tree adorned with more than 2,000 ornaments

ORLANDO, Fla. – The News 6 morning team once again helped kick off the holidays in Central Florida by hosting the annual tree lighting ceremony Friday at Lake Eola.

The ceremony took place at the downtown Orlando park starting at 7 p.m.

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This year, the Christmas tree was adorned with 2,000 ornaments and 200 pounds of lights.

The event included holiday performances at the Walt Disney Amphitheater, food trucks and a holiday market on International Plaza within Lake Eola Park, Orlando officials said.

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