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Grand Illumination (Williamsburg)

Through revolution and war, all of Williamsburg has taken a moment each year to light the town in recognition of the coming holidays. Today, the festivities last for four days early in December. Parties, dinners, and shows are open to the public.

Originally submitted by: Charles S. Robb, Senator.

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