The Pittsfield Holiday tree arrived in Park Square. The tree was donated by Jack and Rita Laviolette and their daughter Justine in memory of George Laviolette.

The white spruce is 19 years old and 25 feet tall. The lighting ceremony will be in-person Friday, Dec. 2, at 6 p.m. The crane operator from L.P. Adams is John Sawtelle.

Purchase photos here.



Ben Garver has been photographing the Berkshire hills and people for The Eagle since 1994. In his spare time, Garver enjoys hiking and biking with his Australian cattle dog, Cheyenne.