By CBS13 Staff


SACRAMENTO (CBS13) — Old Sacramento has welcomed this year’s holiday tree, but it will still be a few weeks before it’s ready to debut.

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The 60-foot tapered white fir was cut by Carlton Christmas Trees from Siskiyou County. It was delivered to Old Sacramento early Monday morning.

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A team of volunteers and businesses will now be adorning the tree with thousands of lights and other decorations.

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The official lighting ceremony will take place on Nov. 24 at 6 p.m.