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The Holidazzle Parade continues through Dec. 23.

David Joles, Dml - Star Tribune

Weekend options: Light it Up!

  • Article by: MELISSA WALKER
  • Star Tribune
  • December 6, 2012 - 3:04 PM

The University of Minnesota College of Science and Engineering has produced a dazzling light show designed by students. The 20-minute outdoor show covers the entire Civil Engineering building plaza with colored lights for a 3-D outdoor experience called "Illumination." On Friday, a premiere party will include a dance, demonstrations and interactive exhibits. (Hourly 5:30-7:30 p.m. Fri.; every half-hour 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sat. Free. Civil Engineering Building, 500 Pillsbury Dr. SE., Mpls. events.umn.edu/CSE-Winter-Light-Show-Illumination-Premiere-024372.htm.)

HOLIDAZZLE

A parade of lighted storybook characters and music, along Nicollet Mall between 12th and 4th Sts. in downtown Minneapolis. (6:30 p.m. today-Sun. Free. www.holidazzle.com.)

MELISSA WALKER

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