The city's signature holiday event is free for all ages to enjoy and features musical performances, face painting, balloons, kids' crafts, fun activities, photos with Mrs. Claus and friends, City Market vendors, projection mapping displays, a special visit from Santa, and over 20,000 LED bulbs illuminating Downtown Central Place!
After the lighting of the tree, The Paramount Theater will present a classic holiday movie at 8 pm on the big screen - free for the whole family to enjoy!
Be sure to like us on Facebook and follow us on Instagram and Twitter using @cvillegrand. Connect with #cvillegrand to see yourself on the Grand Social Wall during the Holiday Concert!
We hope you can join us for an evening of music, food, celebration, and holiday fun at Charlottesville's Grand Illumination 2018!