LOS ANGELES, Nov. 27, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Like an abundance of beautiful packages waiting to be unwrapped, a diverse group of musical artists will perform their favorite Christmas songs in the upcoming one-hour syndicated television special "A Hollywood Christmas at The Grove, Presented By Cadillac."
The program will air nationwide between November 28, 2013 and January 5, 2014, debuting in the top markets as follows:
- Atlanta: WATL (MNT) - December 8 at 12:30 p.m., December 25 at 10:00 a.m.
- Boston (Manchester): WSBK (MNT) – December 14 at 1:00 p.m.
- Chicago: WLS (ABC) – November 30 at 1:00 p.m.
- Dallas/Ft. Worth: KTXA (IND) – December 14 at 9:00 p.m.
- Houston: KUBE (IND) - TBA
- Los Angeles: KCAL9 (IND) - November 28 (Thanksgiving Day) at 8:00 p.m.
- Los Angeles: KCBS (CBS) – December 8 at 4:00 p.m.
- New York: WCBS (CBS) – TBA
- New York: WLNY (IND) – December 25 at 12:00 p.m.
- Philadelphia: KYW (CBS) – December 1 at 3:00 p.m.
- Philadelphia: WPSG (CW) – December 21 at 3:00 p.m.
- San Francisco/Oakland/San Jose: KOFY (IND) – December 15 at 8:00 p.m.
- Washington, DC (Hagerstown): WJLA (ABC) – December 22 at 3:00 p.m.
For complete local listings, please visit www.thegrovela.com/christmas and follow on Twitter @TheGroveLA #grovechristmas.
Hosted by Nancy O'Dell (Co-Anchor of "Entertainment Tonight"), the holiday special recorded outdoors at The Grove in Los Angeles will include performances by Mary J. Blige (Nine-time Grammy Award® winning singer/songwriter), a duet by Toni Braxton (Six-time Grammy Award® winning singer/songwriter) and Kenny "Babyface" Edmonds (Ten-time Grammy Award® winning singer/songwriter/producer), Gavin DeGraw (Multi-platinum singer/songwriter), CeeLo Green (Six-time Grammy Award® winning singer/songwriter), Il Volo (Latin Grammy Award® Nominee), and Jewel (Four-time Grammy nominated singer/songwriter).
Along with The Grove's annual Christmas tree-lighting ceremony, produced by Emmy-winning producer Brad Lachman (Christmas in Rockefeller Center, Macy's Thanksgiving Day Parade), the program will feature Santa Claus' arrival at The Grove, The Top Hats, the season's first "snowfall," and a spectacular fireworks finale.
Cadillac serves as presenting sponsor of "A Hollywood Christmas at The Grove," with Good Earth Tea as supporting sponsor.
Cadillac has been a leading luxury auto brand since 1902. In recent years, Cadillac has engineered a historic renaissance led by artful engineering and advanced technology. More information on Cadillac can be found at media.cadillac.com.
About Good Earth Tea
An American herbal company and a leader in specialty tea, Good Earth Tea offers a tea adventure like no other, taking inspiration from the earth's wonders to transform rich flavors from around the world into vivid and intriguing blends such as Sweet & Spicy, Citrus Kiss, and Mango Me Crazy.
For more information, please visit www.goodearth.com.
About The Grove
The Grove, developed by Caruso Affiliated, is one of the country's most acclaimed shopping, dining and entertainment destinations, attracting more than 18 million visitors each year from throughout Southern California and around the world. It blends an array of exciting, high-end retail choices with a community feel, becoming a gathering place where people can spend a whole day shopping, dining and spending time with family and friends. The Grove pulses with style, warmth and energy, which is why the world's leading brands and personalities come to The Grove launch their latest creations, and why many of its stores achieve among the highest sales volumes of any in their respective chains. The Grove ranks on Shopping Center Today's list of the top 10 shopping centers in the world based on sales per square foot.
SOURCE Caruso Affiliated