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December 2017

The Story of Virginia

December 1, 2017 - March 31, 2018
Virginia Historical Society, 428 N Boulevard
Richmond, Virginia 23220
Free

This newly renovated 10,500 square-foot exhibition interprets 16,000 years of Virginia history and features more than 500 artifacts, maps, letters, and diaries ranging from the earliest stone tools shaped by humans to a satellite built by high school students in 2013. Objects in the exhibition are supplemented by images from the VHS collection, soundscapes, video, and digital and hands-on interactives.

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The Andrew Brothers

December 1 - December 31
Swift Creek Mill Theatre, 17401 Jefferson Davis Highway
Colonial Heights, VA 23834
$

A USO performance in the south Pacific by the Andrews Sisters is in jeopardy of cancellation when they fail to appear shortly before curtain time. Luckily, three hapless stagehands are determined that the show must go on – and go on it does. This music-fest is filled to the brim with over 25 famous songs. Mistaken identities and madcap adventures abound in this holiday valentine to some of the backstage heroes of World War II.

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Illuminate Light Show and Santa’s Village

December 1 - December 31
Meadow Event Park, 13111 Dawn Boulevard
Doswell, VA 23047
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$

Lighted displays dance and twinkle to Christmas music throughout the drive-through park. Santa’s Village has activities for the kids, Christmas trees, food, and more.  

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Dominion GardenFest of Lights

December 1, 2017 - January 8, 2018
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden*, 1800 Lakeside Avenue
Richmond, VA 23228
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$

A holiday tradition featuring more than half-a-million lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, and more.  

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Terracotta Army: Legacy of the First Emperor of China

December 1, 2017 - March 11, 2018
Virginia Museum of Fine Arts*, 200 N Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220 United States
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Discovered in 1974 by farmers in China, an underground army of nearly 8,000 life-size terracotta figures is regarded as one of the greatest archaeological finds of the 20th century. Gathered from fourteen museums and archaeological institutes across Shaanxi Province, China, the works of Terracotta Army provide insights into Qin history, the creation of a unified China, the First Emperor’s rise to power, and his quest for immortality. More than 40 objects in the exhibition have never before been on view…

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ICE! featuring Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer

December 1, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center, 201 Waterfront Street
National Harbor, MD 20745 United States
$

Larger-than-life vignettes that bring to life the beloved 1964 TV classic, Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, in ICE! The 9-degree walk-through attraction features 13 scenes of more than two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures including everyone’s favorite characters – Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Hermey the Elf, Bumble the Abominable Snow Monster and more.  

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A Material World Photographs of the 1980s

December 1, 2017 - March 4, 2018
Virginia Historical Society, 428 North Boulevard
Richmond, VA 23220
Free

From hair to defense budgets, shoulder pads to tax cuts, the 1980s were BIG. The Eighties are remembered by many as a time of excess and extremes. The photographs from the Richmond Times-Dispatch were important when they appeared in the 1980s as evidence of news being reported at the time.

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Glavé and Holmes: 50 Years of Design

December 1, 2017 - January 14, 2018
The Branch Museum of Architecture and Design, 2501 Monument Avenue
Richmond, VA 23220
Free

Showcases the award-winning and defining design work of one of Virginia’s most notable architecture, interior design, and planning firms. In addition to compelling projects, the exhibit also highlights the firm’s commitment to historic preservation and classical design.

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Miracle on South Division Street

December 1 - December 31
Virginia Rep at Hanover Tavern, 13181 Hanover Courthouse Road
Hanover, 23069
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$

The Nowaks of Buffalo, New York, have always known they are special, ever since the miraculous night in 1942 when the Blessed Mother appeared to Grandpa in his barbershop! When a deathbed confession reveals a secret, the family legend comes into question. This heartfelt and hilarious play will have the whole family laughing through the holidays.

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Christmas Town

December 1, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Busch Gardens Williamsburg, 1 Busch Gardens Boulevard
Williamsburg, VA 23185
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$

Kid-friendly attractions and shows, delicious treats, thrilling rides, roller coasters, and all of your favorite Christmas characters.

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