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Posted on: December 12, 2019

Luminary Display postponed

A single luminary illuminated at night at Blue Ridge Memorial Park, Dec. 152017

Due to the forecast for 100% chance of rain tomorrow, the Luminary Display at Blue Ridge Memorial Park is postponed to Friday, Dec. 20.

Every December, City staff make and light thousands of luminaries to display on the graves at Blue Ridge Memorial Park to honor families whose loved ones are buried in the cemetery.

Lighting generally starts around 4:30 p.m., and the Luminary Display starts at 6:00 p.m. Cemetery staff appreciate and welcome any volunteers who want to help light the luminaries. Staff will supply the lighters to volunteers..

Blue Ridge Memorial Park is located at 2017 Wilkesboro Blvd. For more information, call 828-757-2178, or click here to email Beth Woody.

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