Christmas Tree Lighting

6 december 2019

The Christmas season kicks off with an annual ritual much beloved by Loyola Marymount University (LMU) students and the neighboring community: the lighting of the Christmas tree on Regents Terrace on Friday, December 6th.  The entertainment and amenities begin at 5 p.m. and will run until 8 p.m, with the Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony beginning at 7 p.m.

Students, faculty and staff members, as many as 3,000, are expected, including 500 or more from the Westchester community, giving a festive, family atmosphere to the occasion.

Spearheaded by the ASLMU Programming Team, this year’s celebration with include:

·         A festive Christmas ambiance 

·         ASLMU Christmas mug giveaway

·         Cocoa and cookies provided by LMU Hospitality by Sodexo

·         Popular LA food trucks

·         Crafts and cookie decorating stations

·         Pictures with Santa

·         Trackless Christmas train ride for all ages

·         Variety of themed Christmas photo opportunities



LMU Day is the fourth and most recent signature event in which ASLMU has created for all students at Loyola Marymount University to enjoy. LMU Day will incorporate a day of festivities, such as student performers, lawn games, and food trucks, in preparation for the men’s basketball game on February 1st 2019 prior to the basketball game against Pepperdine. In the months prior to LMU Day,

ASLMU will host promotional events geared towards fostering the intended spirit of LMU Day. These events include tailgates for athletic competitions, a student performer contest, T-shirt giveaways, and more.

ASLMU is committed to bringing the diverse student body population together to celebrate one shared passion: a love for LMU. ASLMU invites our students to LMU Day and preluding events with the goal of creating community, increasing school spirit, and showcasing the ever-talented student body through athletics and artistic endeavors.