Grand Illumination 2013

ReindeerWhen: Friday, December 6, 2013, 5:55 pm - 7 pm
Where: JAMES CENTER, between 9th-12th & Cary Streets
Time: Reindeer and Buildings Illuminate at 6 pm

Welcome the Holiday Season at James Center!

Bring your family to James Center for a beautiful
family tradition. At 5:59 p.m. Santa and Lite 98 will
count down the seconds to light the downtown
office buildings AND James Center’s Great Tree and
Reindeer! Experience the magic of the holidays with
two blocks of family entertainment.
James Center is very excited to present Kings
of Swing
as our featured performance. Shelly
of Lite 98 is returning as Snow Queen! Our entertainment includes: The
Greater Richmond Children’s Choir
, The American Youth Harp Ensemble,
Characters from the Nutcracker Cast, Characters from 'Twas the Night Before
, Snow Bear, the VCU Trombone Choir, Singer Patsy Butler, the
Virginia Piedmont & Central HO Model Railroad Club and much more. Our
Kids Stage in front of One James Center has a new band this year! We welcome
Big Bang Boom! to perform for the entire hour!
For a second year, James Center is bringing awareness to Greater Richmond
(Stop Child Abuse Now). SCAN will be at Grand Illumination collecting toys
for over 300 Richmond area children. During the holiday season, these children will be
coming to James Center so their parents or guardians can “shop” for gifts. From
Grand Illumination night until December 16, please bring unwrapped gifts for kids
ages 0-17 to the collection sleigh located in Three James Center Lobby.

Street Closing:
On Friday, December 6, 2013: 10th Street will be closed from 9 am - 10 pm from the Parking Deck to Cary Street. The Parking Garage will remain accessible from Canal Street onto 10th Street. The parking lane on Cary Street will close at 9 am and will remain closed until 12 am.

$3.00 parking is available at the parking deck on the corner of 10th & Canal Streets after 4:00 p.m.
This event is provided by James Center Property LLC.

For more information contact:
Kimberly Carter
Marketing Director & Operations Coordinator

Back to Top