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GardenFest of Lights GardenFest of Lights illuminates Lewis Ginter Botanical Gardens starting Nov. 25, 5-10 p.m. through Jan. 8. Tickets are $5-$9. 1800 Lakeside Ave. 262-9887.

Haunts of Richmond The ghost museum presents "Dickens' Christmas Scare-All," a walk-through holiday tour based on the ghost story, Thursday-Sunday. Through December. Tickets are $7.99-$9.99. Also, the museum hosts a "Spirits and Spirits" ghost tour of downtown Richmond and its drinking establishments, Friday-Saturday at 9:30 p.m. Through December. 11 N. 18th St. Tickets are $16.99. 343-3700.

Jefferson Hotel Illumination The Jefferson Hotel lights up its 45-foot tree at the annual Grand Illumination with refreshments, music and an appearance by Santa Claus Nov. 28 at 6 p.m. 101 W. Franklin St. 788-8000.

Legendary Santa Legendary Santa, a true Yuletide tradition, comes to the Children's Museum of Richmond Nov. 25, 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Through Dec. 24. Free. 2626 W. Broad St. For more information call the Santa Hotline at 474-7009 or 788-6466.

Model Railroad Show The Science Museum of Virginia presents the 28th Annual RF&P Model Railroad Show featuring models based on "The Lion, the Witch and the Wardrobe" and "Polar Express" Nov. 25, 9:30 a.m.-7 p.m. Through Nov. 27. 2500 W. Broad St. Call 864-1400 or visit

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