U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree Visits Beckley WV – The “People’s Tree” spreads holiday joy on the journey from West Virginia to Washington, D.C.

Thank you Tamarack Marketplace for inviting us to be a part of the special celebration for our community.

We are thankful that the Tour organizers chose Beckley WV for a stop on the journey schedule on the way to Washington D. C.

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Each year, a different national forest provides a tree to light up the West Lawn of the U.S. Capitol building for the holiday season. The Monongahela National Forest, in partnership with nonprofit partner Choose Outdoors and presenting sponsor 84 Lumber, will bring the 2023 U.S. Capitol Christmas Tree from West Virginia to Washington, D.C., including a special appearance in Beckley, West Virginia.

The 63-foot-tall Norway Spruce will be harvested on the Monongahela National Forest in early November The journey will include a series of outdoor community celebrations before being delivered to the U.S. Capitol on Nov. 17, where it will be decorated with handmade ornaments specially created by West Virginians.

“We are honored that the U.S. Capitol Christmas tree will visit Beckley, WV on its journey to Washington, D.C.,” said Bridget Adkins, The Director of Conference Center & Events at Tamarack Marketplace. “Our community looks forward to being a part of this gift to the nation and the joy it will bring to our community this holiday.”

The tree’s journey is possible with the generous support of presenting sponsor 84 Lumber along with Kenworth Truck Company, Werner Enterprises, Hale Truck and Trailer, Spireon, WCHS ABC 8/FOX 11, Verizon Frontline, Society of American Foresters, All Crane & Equipment Rental, Federal Motor Carrier Safety Administration, Truckload Carriers Association, AHF Products, Bruce®, Armstrong Flooring™ and Robbins® flooring brands, Great West Casualty Company, Warwood Tool, LexisNexis VitalChek Network, Inc. and more.

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