The light up ceremony officially begins the month long Island of Lights Festival.
The 2013 ceremony is on Friday, November 29th starting at 7pm.
The brief opening ceremony, prior to the actual lighting, will feature the President of The Island of Lights committee, Pleasure Island elected officials, and musical entertainment.
Local Cub Scouts provide the Honor Guard and display the Flag for the singing of the National Anthem.
Families can walk one mile around the lake to view the beautiful lighted displays.
Santa will visit the celebration and free cocoa and cookies will be served prior to Light up.
The contact for this event is Chris Stanton at 910-458-6885.