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DC Holiday Lights - District Bridges

Main Streets and commercial corridors throughout the District have joined together to bring DC residents a spectacular holiday experience: DC Holiday Lights! Between November 19 and January 6, take a stroll down each of the participating corridors to experience a dazzling array of lights and decor, enjoy holiday promotions, and shop local. PLUS: Beginning November 26 (Black Friday), you can participate in the official DC Holiday Lights (Virtual) Scavenger Hunt! Earn entries for each participating commercial corridor you visit during Holiday Lights. The more entries you earn, the more likely you are to win great prizes from local businesses all across the District. Locations vary: be sure to check the location of each participating Main Street corridor before you head out!
Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
11/29/2021
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Organization:

District Bridges

Location:

3400 11th St NW Ste 200
Washington, DC, 20010
United States

Phone:

(202) 450-4415

Chanukah Festival - Old Town Alexandria

Chanukah Festival! Experience the festival of lights! Come and share in the spirit and Joy of Chanukah at The Grand Chanukah Menorah Lighting in Old Town Alexandria at The Lyceum!
Dates: 
11/28/2021
5:30pm
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Location:

The LYCEUM - Alexandria, VA
201 S Washington Street
Alexandria, VA, 22314
United States

Phone:

703-820-2770

2021 Christmas at Montpelier

Glide through the woods and cornfields on a peaceful Wagon Ride while enjoying our delightful trimmings, lights and holiday decorations (unlimited rides)! A blazing bonfire is available all evening to roast s'mores and to warm your tootsies & footsies! Receive one FREE steaming cup of hot chocolate, coffee or hot apple cider, as well as a complimentary candy cane for everyone! Enjoy a different Holiday Movie Screening each night. Ho, Ho, Ho! Bring your cameras for FREE (Social Distanced) pictures with “Santa”!
Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
12/03/2021
Fridays 5pm - 10pm | Saturdays 5pm - 10pm | Sundays 5pm - 9pm
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Location:

1720 Crain Hwy
Upper Marlboro, MD, 20774
United States

Phone:

(410) 320-0464

Orange Stars in an Autumn Sky: Online experience

Look Up to the Stars Virtual Astronomy Experiences presents: Orange Stars in an Autumn Sky. Are there really stars the color of a pumpkin? You betcha! Let's explore and see those and other Autumn colors twinkling and glowing in the night sky above, and learn some of the science and folklore behind them. This program is presented online, Oct 4, 2021 - Jan 7, 2022, Mon-Fri, 12:00 pm - 12:45 pm Eastern Standard Time. It is most appropriate for ages 4-11 and ages 12 - 17. Ages 4 - 11
Dates: 
11/29/2021
11/30/2021
12/01/2021
6:00pm - 6:45pm
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Location:

ONLINE ONLY

The District's Holiday Boat Parade - District Wharf

Join us on December 4, 2021 for District's Holiday Boat Parade. Celebrate the holidays with this iconic DC event that features over sixty beautifully decorated boats parading along the Washington Channel. Get into the spirit as you decorate ornaments. Warm up by our fire pit and visit our lighted Christmas Tree. Go ice skating and sample winter drinks at our Waterfront Beer and Wine Garden. And bring the whole family to meet Santa and make memories during this annual DC tradition.
Dates: 
12/04/2021
6 pm – 9 pm
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Location:

735 Water Street, SW
Washington , DC, 20024
United States

Phone:

202-688-3590

Santa’s Wonderland at Bass Pro Shops & Cabela's

Experience the magic of Christmas at Santa’s Wonderland at your local Bass Pro Shops and Cabela’s! Advance reservations are required in all locations and can go quickly. Families who visit Santa receive a free 4x6 studio-quality photo, as well as a free digital video greeting card to share on social media. Additional photo packages are also available for purchase and print instantly in the store.
Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
11/29/2021
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Location:

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Various locations, TX, .
United States

Phone:

(800)227-7776

The Polar Express™ Train Ride 2021 - B&O Railroad Museum

Cold weather may be just around the corner, but so is The Polar Express! Don’t miss out on the journey of a lifetime as scenes from this celebrated holiday classic come to life before your very eyes! The conductor will punch your golden tickets and make sure you make it to The North Pole right on time, but not before you’ve enjoyed hot chocolate, cookies, and receiving the first gift of Christmas from Santa Claus himself!
Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
12/02/2021
Times vary--please see website for details
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Location:

901 W Pratt St
Baltimore, MD, 21223
United States

Phone:

(410) 752-2490

Christmas Town - Busch Gardens Williamsburg

The world’s most beautiful theme park is one of the largest Christmas light displays in North America. Festive food and drink, holiday shopping and heart-warming shows make the spirit of the season come alive.
Dates: 
11/27/2021
11/28/2021
12/03/2021
Hours vary--please see website
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Location:

1 Busch Gardens Boulevard
Williamsburg, VA, 23185
United States

Phone:

757-229-4386