(Dec. 5, 2013) – The Downtown One Loudoun community eagerly anticipates its first Holiday Tree Lighting scheduled for this Saturday, Dec. 7 from 5-8 p.m. on One Loudoun’s Plaza. Upbeat music, food and beverages, and a modern, festive atmosphere will greet the hundreds of Loudoun County residents expected to attend. The event will culminate in a tree lighting and spectacular laser show.
A high-tech Santa, decked out with an iPhone and iPad to record holiday wishes, will arrive atop an Ashburn Volunteer Fire and Rescue truck, personifying Downtown One Loudoun’s cutting edge holiday celebration. After helping to light the First Annual One Loudoun Holiday Tree, provided by K&H Landscape and Grounds Maintenance, Santa will pose for free photos.
The festive evening will feature hip holiday music and performances by Ashburn’s own Creative Dance Center Performance Troupe, Ashby Ponds choir group and the Broad Run High School Jazz Band.
To encourage attendees to make merry, the Plaza area will be filled with food and beverage options. Participating merchants and restaurants include Downtown One Loudoun’s newest retail, dining and entertainment destinations such as: Alamo Drafthouse Cinema, Bar Louie, Elevation Burger, Firehouse Subs and Fresh Market. Ashby Ponds will host craft activities for children; and proceeds from the sale of glow sticks will be donated to the Loudoun Youth Foundation.
One Loudoun Downtown is located at the intersection of Loudoun County Parkway and Thorndike Street in Ashburn Virginia.
About One Loudoun:
One Loudoun is a premier 358-acre omni-use, master-planned community in Loudoun County, Virginia that will feature 1,040 residential homes, 702,000 square feet of retail to include fine dining, upscale shopping, luxury hotel and movie theater, nearly three-million square feet of office space, a clubhouse with pool, and an amphitheater – all surrounded by approximately 150-acres of public land and miles of walking trails. One Loudoun will also be home to the World Trade Center Dulles Airport, projected to serve as a powerful economic development engine by promoting both international trade and domestic investment around the world. One Loudoun has completed more than $30 million in public infrastructure including an elementary school and 16 lane miles of new roads. Loudoun County, VA is the fastest-growing suburb of Metropolitan Washington, DC, and enjoys the highest median household income in the United States. Visit www.oneloudoun.com or call the One Loudoun Welcome Center at 703.724.1111 to learn more or follow on Facebook and Twitter. For more information about Miller & Smith, visit www.millerandsmith.com. Follow Miller & Smith on Facebook and Twitter.