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Rio Washingtonian Tree Lighting Celebration & Fireworks

November 16, 2018 @ 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Tree Lighting Celebration & Fireworks

Nov 16

Join us on the Lakefront Plaza (near Uncle Julio’s) at 6pm as we kick-off the holiday season with our annual Tree Lighting Celebration and Fireworks!

  • Guest Host Tommy McFly
  • Meet Santa & Mrs. Claus (Santa arrives at approximately 6:30pm and leaves promptly at 8pm to get back to the North Pole)
  • A Dazzling Fireworks Show over the lake, begins at 8pm

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  • Cozy up with a festive adult beverage and light bites at our holiday lakefront pop up bar: DECK the bar 
  • Horse & Carriage Rides (ends at 7pm)
  • Strolling Holiday Entertainment
  • Samples from shops, restaurants, giveaways and more!
  • Visit Herson’s vehicle display to donate a new, unwrapped toy for the Montgomery County Foster Parent Association
  • Stop by Georgetown Hill’s tent for holiday goodies!

Please keep in mind that the parking lots will fill up quickly.  Parking in the Waterfront Garage is recommended. Please be patient when entering and exiting the parking lots and garages.


November 16, 2018
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Rio Washingtonian
209 Boardwalk Pl
Gaithersburg, MD 20878 United States
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