The Gardens at Twin Hickory

4700 The Gardens Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23059
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100 Miles of Lights Around Richmond

Joseph Coupal - Monday, December 09, 2013

Are you trying to get into the holiday spirit? Or are you trying to get in all the holiday cheer that you can before the season is over. Either way you are in luck if you live in an apartment in Glen Allen, Va.

100 Miles of Lights features holiday events and activities in the Richmond, VA Region, Williamsburg, Newport News, Hampton, Norfolk, Portsmouth and Virginia Beach. Light up the holiday season with festive decorations of long ago, to the twinkle of modern lights, Richmond is the perfect place to get in the spirit. Below are suggested itineraries your groups are sure to love!

Day One

Agecroft Hall

Visit this Tudor home built in Lancashire, England in the late 15th century. Set amid gardens, this country manor house is lovingly decorated for the holiday season and contains an extensive assortment of Tudor and early Stuart art and furniture pieces.

Virginia House

Here you get to make a gingerbread house with an afternoon tea service and house tour to follow.

Carytown

Known for its variety of one-of-a-kind shops, boutiques and food stores, Carytown is the perfect place to find that gift you've been looking for.

Virginia State Capitol

Designed by Thomas Jefferson, stop by and see how the Commonwealth shows off its Capitol during the holidays.

Lewis Ginter Botanical Garden

On display from late November to early January, GardenFest of Lights features more than a half-million holiday lights arranged in botanical themes.

Day Two

Maymont

Enjoy dazzling tours of the Maymont mansion, lavishly decorated with Victorian Christmas décor, and experience old-fashioned Christmas festivities.

Jefferson Hotel

The Jefferson's beautiful decorations, giant gingerbread house and magnificent tree will put anybody in a holiday spirit.

Richmond Region Tacky Light Tours

For your evening entertainment, take the beloved Richmond Tacky Lights Tour. Mapped routes are available each year that feature the most outlandishly decorated houses in the Region. This is one ride that won't soon be forgotten!

More information - Visitrichmondva.com


The Gardens at Twin Hickory

4700 The Gardens Drive, Glen Allen, VA 23059

Call: 888-621-8872
Email UsTheGardens.CommunityWebsite.HHHunt@aptleasing.info
View Map

Opens: Monday-Friday: 9A-6P | Saturday: 10A-5P | Sunday: 1P-5P

$1,049-$1,481