The Washington Monument Lighting 2020 is VIRTUAL on Thursday, December 3.

It will be broadcast on WJZ Channel 13 at 7:30pm.

This is the 49th Annual Lighting, and due to the pandemic, it will happen on TV, with no crowds allowed at the lighting itself.

There will be appearances by Cal Ripken and Duff Goldman.

There will be a live performance by the Morgan State Choir.

More details on the Downtown Partnership of Baltimore event page.

Enjoy some of the fun of the holidays in a safe atmosphere at home this year!

The Washington Monument is located at Mount Vernon Place by the Walters Art Museum at 600 N Charles Street, Baltimore, MD 21201. This year, crowds are not allowed, so please view the lighting ceremony on WJZ!

Photo courtesy of sidewalk flying via Flickr CC