Schedule of Events
Mayor’s Tree Lighting festivities begin at Public Square in front of the courthouse
Immediately following: Fireworks
“Nashville” TV Show Actress to Perform at Mayor’s Tree Lighting Ceremony
Aubrey was born and raised in a small town near Orlando, FL. She was active in community theater as a child performing in over 30 community and professional plays. She’s a classically trained vocalist. At age 11, she branched off into film and television landing her first role in Ace Ventura Jr: Pet Detective. Aubrey continued to land guest starring roles on shows such as, Drop Dead Diva, Charlie’s Angels, Burn Notice, Austin and Ally, Necessary Roughness and Grey’s Anatomy. She was the Valedictorian of her high school class. Although she was accepted to Harvard, she decided to take a gap year and move to California.
Legendary Singer Brenda Lee Making Guest Appearance at Tree Lighting Ceremony and Parade
Grammy-nominated Brenda Lee, who is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and is best known for her rendition of “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree,” is scheduled to make a special guest appearance in the 61st annual Piedmont Natural Gas Nashville Christmas Parade. For more information about Brenda, visit www.brendalee.com.
Multi-talented Inside Edition Correspondent Set for Appearance at Tree Lighting & Parade
Megan Alexander is a national news correspondent, host, emcee and actress. She can be seen every evening as a correspondent on the longest-running, top rated syndicated national news magazine television show INSIDE EDITION.
After joining INSIDE EDITION in fall of 2007, Alexander has covered a variety of news topics like the last 4 Super Bowls, swimming with wild animals, tackling a breaking political story or chatting with celebrities. Alexander is known for her sense of humor and knack for putting people at ease while entertaining and informing the public.
Singing Duo Haley & Michaels to Appear in Parade & at Tree Lighting Ceremony
About Haley & Michaels
They grew up only 3 miles apart in Northern California - though Shannon Haley and Ryan Michaels didn’t know each other until well after each had embarked on their own musical career in Nashvillle. Shortly after meeting they began singing and writing together and discovered an electric musical connection. With two unique voices coming together as one complete sound, there is no lead singer in this duo. Their vocal blend and harmonies carry their music, each song showing two halves of a conversation that unfolds over time.