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Experience the magic of the city's annual tree lighting celebration at

Charlottesville's Grand Illumination!

Friday, November 30 at Central Place on the Downtown Mall

Festivities Begin at 5:30 pm! Tree Lighting at 7:30 pm!

FREE FOR ALL AGES TO ENJOY!

Featuring

Holiday Concert

The Central Place stage will feature a variety of local musical talent and special guest speakers!

Community Cares & Crafts

Representatives from nonprofit organizations and local businesses provide fun activities and engaging crafts for the kids along with helpful information about their services!

Photos with Mrs. Claus & Friends

Mrs. Clause and a few of her North Pole friends will be available to capture some memories with the family!

City Market Vendors

Bring your appetite! There will be a variety of food and beverage options for sale from City Market vendors and Central Place businesses. PLUS -The Paramount Theater will offer FREE POPCORN concessions until 8 pm!

Grand Illumination Countdown

7:30 pm

Join us as we countdown to the lighting of the community tree and see what surprises are in store!

Plus!

At 8 pm, The Paramount Theater will offer a free screening of the classic holiday movie

HOME ALONE!

Like /cvillegrand on Facebook, follow @cvillegrand on Twitter and Instagram and tell everyone you'll be attending Charlottesville's Grand Illumination on the Facebook Event Page!

Plus, put your holiday spirit on display! Use #cvillegrand when posting photos to Twitter and Instagram and you'll see them streamed on Charlottesville's Grand Illumination Social Wall!

Resources

GRAND ILLUMINATION EVENT MAP

Created By
City of Charlottesville
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Credits:

Rob Garland Photographers

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