The Greater New Milford Chamber of Commerce will sponsor the annual tree lighting ceremony tonight at 5:30pm on the Village Green. Highlights of the evening include the lighting of the trees and visits with Santa. The trees are put up by the United Methodist Men of the New Milford United Methodist Church. This is the 51st year of trees on the green. This is Small Business Saturday. The New Milford Chamber of Commerce is encouraging people to shop locally and support the small businesses in the region. The organization encourages people to visit downtown merchants before the annual tree lighting ceremony.