November 20, 2013

Plaza Lighting Ceremony details

When, where, how long and who will be throwing the switch.
• What:

One of the most spectacular lighting displays in the nation. A Kansas City tradition since 1930.

• When:

5 to 8 p.m., Nov. 28

• Where:

The main stage is at Nichols Road and Pennsylvania Avenue on the Country Club Plaza, near Brio Tuscan Grille and Burberry

• Host:

Gary Lezak, chief meteorologist at KSHB-TV, 41 Action News


• 5-6 p.m.:

Preshow performances and giveaways from the stage

• 6-7 p.m.:

Lighting ceremony (broadcast live on KSHB)

• 6:53 p.m.:

Switch flipped by actor Rob Riggle, followed by three simultaneous fireworks displays

• 7-8 p.m.:

Free concert by the Elders

Social media

Follow the festivities at

; on Twitter @KCPLPlazaLights.

Duration of lights

The lights will burn until Jan. 12.

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