Christmas has arrived in Richmond as the city glows with 250,000 holiday lights.
On Tuesday night, 11 locations around Richmond turned on hundreds of thousands of lights to begin the holiday season. All lights will turn on everyday at 4:30 p.m. and stay on until 8 a.m.
If you’re out and about in Richmond, stop by any of these locations to catch a glimpse at the special holiday tradition:
3,698 strings in the City Centre
8 illuminated deer in the City Centre
15 illuminated globes on the heritage tree in the north west City Hall parking lot
231 strings at Britannia Heritage Shipyards, National Historic Site
28 strings in fishing nets along Moncton Street, from Seventh Avenue to No. 1 Road
15 strings at Steveston Museum and Visitor Centre
253 strings at Steveston Park and the Steveston Interurban Tram Building
100 strings on the tin shed in front of the Gulf of Georgia Cannery, located at Moncton Street and Third Avenue
30 strings at the Works Yard
19 snowfall icicle displays hanging near the Cultural Centre plaza
Animated 8’ tall street pole fixtures: 32 along No. 3 Road north of Granville Avenue to Firbridge Way and four along Granville Avenue between No. 3 Road and Minoru Boulevard
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DH Vancouver Staff
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