Union Square Tree Lighting 2021  Macy's 32nd Annual Tree Lighting

Macy's 32nd Annual Great Tree Lighting No Live Event This Year

Union Square | San Francisco
November 19, 2021 - January 1, 2022

Come enjoy the festivity around Macy's 32 Annual Great Christmas Tree!

This year, Macy's will not be holding an actual Tree Lighting Ceremony and Event. For the protection of visitors, locals and shoppers this year - there won't be a tree lighting event with entertainment. Macy's wants to be responsible and avoid crowds to protect the public. Macy's will, as usual, will gift to the City of San Francisco, their Great Tree.

Macy's gift to the City of San Francisco - Macy's 32nd Annual Tree Lighting can be viewed in Union Square Park between Sutter & Geary streets and Powell & Stockton Streets, right across from the front of Macy's.

The beautiful and reusable tree will be decorated with a plethora of twinkling energy-efficient LED lights and shining ornaments.

Holiday Shopping & Black Friday

It's a great day for Christmas shopping as many sales are geared to this coming to Union Square to view Macy's Annual Great Tree.

Visit Macy's festive Holiday Lane to see lavishly decorated Christmas trees, thousands of ornaments and other embellishments for the home.

For Best Viewing

Macy's Great Tree will be lit for viewing from November 19, 2021 - January 1, 2022. Enjoy!


Currently, due to the Covid-19 epidemic, Macy's has some plans for virtual visits with Santa. Check back for Santa's Schedule and see what Macy's has planned.

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