Georgia’s main Christmas tree has been festively lit up in Tbilisi
16 December, 2017
Georgia’s main Christmas tree has been festively lit up in Tbilisi
Georgia’s main Christmas tree was festively brightened on December 15 in front of the former Parliament building on Rustaveli Avenue in Tbilisi.

Christmas tree. Photo courtesy David Tabagari Photography

Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze lit up the New Year Tree together with his family members and children.
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Georgia’s main Christmas tree. Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

According to the Tbilisi City Hall, Georgia’s main Christmas tree has been decorated in different way this year, with various ornaments created on Georgian motives,
containing the elements of traditional Georgian feasting table (Supra).
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Tbilisi Mayor Kakha Kaladze. Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

Kakha Kaladze and his family hosted the guests attending various events in front of the Parliament.
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Kakha Kaladze together with his wife Anouki Areshidze. Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

Gori Women's Choir opened the ceremonial event, after which Tbilisi Mayor addressed the people gathered at Rustaveli Avenue and congratulated them on Christmas and New Year.
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Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

“I want to wish you peace, welfare, happiness and all the best. We have a lot to do and I hope all of you will play important role in development of our city. I wish you all good luck together with your families and beloved ones. I believe that 2018 will be a year of success” - Kaladze addressed people gathered around the New Year tree.
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Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

As Georgia’s capital is getting ready for New Year and convivial mood is growing, several events are planned for New Year holiday. Festive decorations make the city even more beautiful.
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Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

Three locations will hostmost large-scale, open-airconcerts in Tbilisi on New Year’s Eve. The locations are:the suburban areas of Gldani and Varketili and Old Tbilisi districts.The concerts will begin at 23:00.
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New year decorations and illuminations on Rustaveli Avenue. Photo courtesy Tbilisi City Hall

A New Year town is also planned be arranged at Deda Ena Park. The town will be open from December 24 to January 7.

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