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Spirit of the season to begin at annual Christmas in the Fort

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There may not be any snow on the ground yet, but it's time to start thinking about the holidays.

Christmas in the Fort, which includes the annual lighting ceremony of downtown Alexandria, will take place in Fort Alexandria at the Runestone Museum next Friday, November 27.


The gates of the Fort will open at 3:30 p.m. and Santa and Mrs. Claus are set to arrive by horse and carriage around 3:45 p.m. They will be coming down Broadway beginning at 7th Avenue.

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