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Newport News Now is a daily e-newsletter that launched in March 2016. Articles that ran in our newsletter between March 2016 and March 2018 are available on these pages. Newsletters produced beginning in April 2018 can be viewed on our new daily newsletter page.

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Dec 13

Celebration in Lights Continues

Posted on December 13, 2016 at 8:15 AM by Communications Department

Save $2 on admission and leave with local coupons

Don’t miss out on this year’s Celebration in Lights, Virginia’s first drive-through holiday light event. Come see Newport News Park transformed by over 800,000 individual lights creating animated holiday and fanciful scenes and save $2.00 off admission with donation of a non-perishable food Item or pet food to help local families and animals this holiday season. Donations are accepted every night at the entrance of the event. Lights_SC

Also, this year you can receive special discounts from the local businesses that sponsor Celebration in Lights by visiting on special nights. Papa Johns will give out special promotional coupons on December 16 and 23 and Whole Foods will be at the event on December 17. If you or your business would like to know more about sponsoring a night of Celebration in Lights, call 757-926-1400.

The show is open each evening, 5:30 - 10 PM, now through New Year’s Day. The fee to enter is $12.00 per car and $60.00 per bus. Cash, credit cards (Visa/MasterCard) and checks made payable to the City of Newport News are accepted; advance/gift tickets may be purchased at the Newport News Visitors Center at the entrance to Newport News Park, located at the intersection of Ft. Eustis Boulevard and Jefferson Avenue. For more information, call 757-926-1400 or visit the Parks, Recreation & Tourism website.