At the 1:47 mark you'll see a tree light up on the left hand side of the video (watch full screen!). That tree stands next to the Federal Building. Just a few days prior it stood in my parents' front lawn! That tree was planted by us in 1980, and concludes its life in a very beautiful way - as a reminder of CHRISTmas.
A time lapse of two early holiday events in Sioux Falls, South Dakota that took place in late November, 2010
The original music was written and performed by my friend Liz Teel. The song is called "Gloria."