Plaza lights: By the numbers
11/21/2013 9:22 AM
11/21/2013 9:23 AM
: Hours each day the Plaza lights will shine (from 5 p.m. to 3 a.m.)
: Years Kansas City Power Light has been the presenting sponsor of the Plaza Lighting ceremony
: Lights on the very first strand ever hung on the Plaza
: Towers on the Country Club Plaza decorated with colored lights
: Temperature in degrees Fahrenheit at the time of the lighting ceremony in 2012.
: Years the Plaza has held a lighting ceremony
: Size in feet of the largest diesel boom lift used to install lights on Plaza buildings
: Volt control wires strung between buildings on the Plaza to connect all the lights
: Exact time tonight when hometown comedian and actor Rob Riggle will throw the switch to turn on the Plaza lights
: First official year of the Plaza Lighting ceremony
Sources: Highwoods Properties, owner of the Plaza and producer of the lighting ceremony; The Kansas City Star
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