BOISE -- Governor C.L. "Butch" Otter and First Lady Lori Otter will host the lighting ceremony of the Capitol Christmas Tree Monday night at 5:30 p.m. The ceremony will take place on the steps of the Idaho Statehouse.
Student choirs from Meridian's Andrus Elementary School and Weiser High School will accompany the Governor and First Lady as they flip the switch.
Festivities will included free books to be handed out to kids. There will also be free hot chocolate, hot cider, and cookies available.