Watchung Rescue Squad's 27th Annual Tree of Lights Festival

The 27th Annual Tree of Lights will once again light up the Village Green this holiday season. Please join us for the festivities on Saturday, December 2nd starting at 5:30 PM. (Rain/snow date December 3rd).

The Rescue Squad is proud to illuminate the holiday tree, and thanks to Garden State Fireworks, the skies will light up with a spectacular fireworks show.  You can be part of the celebration by placing a red light on our tree in honor of or white in remembrance of a person, family, friends and others.  

The names of honorees and remembrances will be posted on the illuminated display on the Village Green in time for the ceremony for those dedications received by November 30th.  The display and our website will be continually updated throughout the holiday season.  The dedications can be seen below.

To place a light on the tree, please complete the Dedication Order Form and mail it along with your tax-deductible donation of $50.00 per light in the envelope provided.

Your contribution to the Tree of Lights is not only a symbol of your feelings of gratitude and love, but also serves to help the Watchung Volunteer Rescue Squad with major endeavors.  This year, through the generosity of the residents and businesses, the squad continues to provide high-quality, excellent Emergency Service.  Thank you in advance for your continued support and contributions. 

To learn more about the Squad contact us at or call (908) 755-1297.  For information about becoming a member, click on Join Us and email with any questions!


Dedication information for this year's ceremony will be posted soon!