The tinsel trail is a free event along the Riverwalk at the Tuscaloosa River Market and Amphitheater that is perfect for families and those looking to get into the holiday spirit. Amanda Lightsey, the executive director of Tuscaloosa’s One Place, said they are extremely excited to be able to hold the event.“Families love it and we love being able to do it for the families of Tuscaloosa,” said Lightsey.The tinsel trail is a free event at the River Market, lasts through the second week of January. Different organizations and people sponsor the trees. These proceeds benefit Tuscaloosa’s One Place. The Tinsel Trail in Tuscaloosa unveiled 180 decorated Christmas trees tonight at their grand opening, including a WVUA 23 tree!