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.

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Williams and his “big” were the special guests.