NOTL will be brighter than ever this holiday season

Newport, KY – November 21, 2014 – Newport on the Levee (NOTL) will kick-off the holiday season with the Light Up the Levee Grand Illumination on Tuesday, November 25th from 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. The official tree lighting ceremony will be broadcast live on FOX19 at approximately 6:45 p.m.

The event will feature the sights and sounds of the season with jazzy holiday music from the Chris Comer Trio; an ice sculpting demonstration by Artic Diamond; vendor booths with festive treats; and an appearance by Jolly Ole’ St. Nick himself.

All of this leads to 1.4 million sparkling lights being turned on to illuminate the Levee’s NEW
50-foot tree!

Once the Levee is illuminated, visitors will be captivated by an all-new glittering holiday light show unlike any other in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area; the vibrant lights will artistically dance in synchronization to some timeless holiday songs.

The holiday excitement doesn’t end there!

The Levee’s new holiday display, BRICKmas, will officially open to the public on November 25th as well. BRICKmas is a fun holiday attraction that provides a place for LEGO lovers of all sizes to come celebrate one of the world's favorite toys and see awesome LEGO displays.

For more information about Light Up the Levee and BRICKmas, visit


About Newport on the Levee
Newport on the Levee is a multi-level urban retail entertainment center located strategically across from downtown Cincinnati on the south bank of the Ohio River in Newport, Kentucky. Drawing approximately 3.5 million people per year, Newport on the Levee is the most popular attraction in the Greater Cincinnati/Northern Kentucky area – supported by research performed by Northern Kentucky University’s marketing department. Voted by Zagat as the #1 Mall/Shopping Attraction for Families in the United States, the Levee features a variety of entertainment options such as the 20-screen AMC Theater, the award-winning Newport Aquarium, Axis Alley boutique bowling lounge, GameWorks, and the Funny Bone Comedy Club; several national and regional restaurant brands such as Dick’s Last Resort, Brio Tuscan Grille, Mitchell’s Fish Market, and Brothers Bar & Grill; creative class office tenants i-wireless, Intrinzic, Constellation Brands and Comstock Valuation, along with several specialty shops, carts and kiosks. For more information, visit, sign up for our monthly e-newsletter, and get connected with the Levee on Facebook and Twitter.



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