Paris Main Street and Parks and Recreation Department are hosting the Annual Downtown Christmas Tree lighting on Saturday (Nov 23) from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm. The festivities include Santa with live reindeer will be available for pictures on the plaza by the fountain. Beginning at 5:00 pm, Chisum High School student volunteers will be hosting a gingerbread cookie decorating table. Cotton Candy and hot-cocoa and popcorn will be available for sale, all proceeds going to the Paris Main Street downtown improvements. The 30 ft. tall Christmas tree lights up at 6:00 pm and will be followed by performances from the Paris Community Choir, and local vocalist Alyson Hearn.