Big Duck to be lit in Flanders tonight

The Big Duck on Long Island will be lit tonight.

Hundreds will surround the landmark on Route 24 in Flanders as it is illuminated at 7 p.m.

There will be hot chocolate, cookies and children singing "duck" carols.

The duck lighting will also feature a surprise visit by a special celebrity.

Santa will arrive with the Flanders Fire Department.

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