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Nov 18, 2013

The BLVD Celebrates a Season of Heroes with Santa and Fireworks!

- The Boulevard at the Capital Centre Hosts Tree Lighting Ceremony, Toy Drive and American Red Cross Holiday Mail for Heroes Program -

WHAT:
Meet Santa as he arrives in a horse-drawn carriage to The Boulevard at the Capital Centre (The BLVD) to launch the 2013 holiday season and serve as grand master of the tree lighting ceremony.

Join The BLVD along with the Marines Toys for Tots Foundation and Prince George's County Police Department for a toy collection drive. Area businesses and members of the community are encouraged to bring and donate new, unwrapped toys to benefit children within Prince George's County.

Create or sign a greeting card to support the American Red Cross "Holiday Mail for Heroes" program.

Additional event programming will include:

  • Strolling holiday characters
  • Live musical performances by The Fresh Flights Band
  • "Holiday Mail for Heroes" card signing station
  • Lighting of the Christmas Tree
  • Grand finale with dazzling fireworks!

WHEN:
Saturday, November 23, 2013
3:00 pm - 5:00 pm

WHERE:
The Boulevard at the Capital Centre
Interstate 95/495 at Arena Drive
Exit 16 from the Capital Beltway

WHY:
B-roll/photography opportunities of the event.

HOW:
The holiday celebration is free to the public. For updates, visit shopcapcentre.com or follow facebook.com/shopcapcentre.

CONTACT:
For more information or interview opportunities, call 301-324-0514 or email Calista Black (black@rpai.com).

About The Boulevard at the Capital Centre:
Located in Prince George’s County, The Boulevard at the Capital Centre is a beautiful
lifestyle center with national retailers, restaurants and a 12-screen theater complex. The
center is conveniently adjacent to Exit 16 from Interstate 95/495 and the Metro
commuter train station. The shopping center is owned by Capital Centre LLC and
managed by RPAI US Management LLC., a subsidiary of Retail Properties of America,
Inc. For more information, visit www.shopcapcentre.com.

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Contact:

Calista Black
Marketing Manager
301-955-1064
black@rpai.com

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