Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden to present GardenFest of Lights through Jan. 13
November 29 2013 - Featuring more than half-a-million twinkling lights, model trains, family activities and more, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., $7 to $11
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden will present the Dominion GardenFest of Lights nightly from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Nov. 29 to Jan. 13 (closed Dec. 24-25). This holiday tradition features more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains, holiday dinners, family activities and more. This year’s theme is A Natural Love Affair. Admission is $11 for adults, $10 for seniors, $7 for children ages 3-12 and free for children under age three.
Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden to host Dominion GardenFest for Fidos
December 05 2013 - On this special night only, leashed pets are allowed, 5 p.m. to 10 p.m., $4 to $11
The Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden, 1800 Lakeside Ave., will host Dominion GardenFest for Fidos from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. On this special night only, leashed pets are allowed. Dominion GardenFest of Lights features more than half-a-million twinkling lights, hand-crafted botanical decorations, model trains and more. A suggested $2 pet admission benefits the Richmond SPCA. Human admission is $4 to $11. For details, call 262-9887 or visit http://www.lewisginter.org
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I didn’t have a clue what to expect from this unheard-of restaurant in an unexpected spot – right in the heart of Willow Lawn. I came to learn it’s not unheard of; it’s a restaurant chain out of Northern Virginia.
“It definitely improves the look of Willow Lawn,” said my friend, who ventured to the new spot with me on a Monday night for dinner one week after the restaurant opened. > Read more.
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