Postponed Gilbert Water Tower holiday lighting concert to be held Dec. 2

Gilbert Water Tower
Gilbert will celebrate the holidays with a lighting of the water tower and a free concert Dec. 2. (Courtesy Town of Gilbert)

Gilbert will celebrate the holidays with a lighting of the water tower and a free concert Dec. 2. (Courtesy Town of Gilbert)

The rescheduled Gilbert Water Tower Holiday Lighting Concert will be held from 6-8:30 p.m. Dec. 2.

The Real Thing Variety Band is scheduled to play the free event at the Gilbert Water Tower Plaza, 45 W. Page Ave., Gilbert. The water tower lighting will take place at 7 p.m.


Provided seating is limited, so patrons are encouraged to bring their own chairs. The splash pad will be on.

Food trucks will be present at the event, but attendees can bring their own food as well. Carriage rides also are offered.

The event was rescheduled from Nov. 21 because of weather. 480-503-6200. www.gilbertaz.gov
By Tom Blodgett
Raised in Arizona, Tom Blodgett has spent 30 years in journalism in Arizona and is the editor of the Gilbert edition of Community Impact Newspaper. He is a graduate of Arizona State University, where he now serves as an instructional professional in the Walter Cronkite School of Journalism and Mass Communication and editorial adviser to The State Press, the university's independent student media outlet.


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