GR decked out with old-fashioned Christmas decorations

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. (WOOD) – Some area of downtown Grand Rapids have been decked out with decorations from decades past.

Downtown Grand Rapids, Inc. and Fubble Entertainment unveiled the old-fashioned Christmas decorations Friday night.

>>Inside woodtv.com: GR Christmas decorations invoke nostalgia

Fubble Entertainment is holding a live taping of a television special titled “Holiday Memories of Grand Rapids” at the Wealthy Street Theater. The public is invited to attend the taping on Dec. 15 at 7:30 p.m.

The special will air on WOOD TV8 on the following dates:

  • Dec. 24 at 7 p.m.
  • Dec. 25 at 5 p.m.
  • Dec. 26 at 11 a.m.

It will also air on WOTV 4 Women on Dec. 26 at 7 p.m.

A recreation of a 16-foot candle that used to in the middle of Fulton Street at Sheldon Avenue downtown was installed in Veteran’s Park on Fulton Street.

The replica candle was lit Friday night.

WOOD TV8 provides commenting to allow for constructive discussion on the stories we cover. In order to comment here, you acknowledge you have read and agreed to our Terms of Service. Commenters who violate these terms, including use of vulgar language or racial slurs, will be banned. Please be respectful of the opinions of others. If you see an inappropriate comment, please flag it for our moderators to review.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s