PITTSBURGH (KDKA) — A local 10-year-old boy helped light up the 80-foot Christmas tree at Point State Park.

Jamari Williams flipped the switch to the tree on Thursday, lighting up the “Tree Of Lights.”

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Duquesne Lights kicked off the festivities earlier in the day before the ceremonial event at night.

Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Pittsburgh helped host on Thursday.

Williams and his “big” were the special guests.