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A Monumental Occasion!

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Don’t miss the chance to celebrate the holiday season with the 40th Annual Lighting of the Washington Monument at Mount Vernon Place!

A Monumental Occasion takes place Thursday, December 1st, 2011 with pre-event festivities hosted by MIX 106.5 at 5:30pm in Mount Vernon. The official ceremony begins at 7pm with the official lighting at approximately 7:45pm.

The evening includes musical performers by area choirs and refreshments for purchase by local vendors. The event ends with a colorful fireworks and laser finale choreographed to music.

Mount Vernon Place is located in the 600-700 block of North Charles Street.

A Monumental Occasion is coordinated by Downtown Partnership of Baltimore in conjunction with the Baltimore Office of Promotion & The Arts and the Department of Recreation and Parks.

For more information on A Monumental Occasion, call 1-877-BALTIMORE or click here.