Village Square, 9400 W. Sahara Ave., kicked off the holiday season with its first tree-lighting ceremony on Small Business Saturday, Nov. 30. The ceremony included musical performances by students from Las Vegas Academy and the Our Lady of Las Vegas Roman Catholic choir. Santa Claus also made a special appearance. Earlier in the week, Village Square lit the Menorah in celebration of Hanukkah. For more information on these and other events, visit govillagesquare.com.