Horse drawn carriages part of Amsterdam Christmas highlights

Amsterdam Christmas Tree Lighting

The city of Amsterdam will hold its Christmas Tree Lighting

In Amsterdam, the city’s Christmas tree will light up on Friday night, Nov. 24, starting at 4 p.m.

You can enjoy free horse drawn carriage rides, hot cider and coffee, hot chocolate and baked goods and caroling with Mohawk Valley Chorus.

The first 300 kids will receive a free winter jacket.

The official lighting and Santa’s arrival is set for 4:30 p.m.