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Byrd Theatre gets national recognition

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RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) -

The Byrd Theatre was named the one thing a tourist must do when visiting Virginia.

An article on the Huffington Post picked the historic theater as it's can't miss pick for the Commonwealth.

The article says seeing a movie in a theatre with a glamorous old-time feel is something everyone should experience. It also says that the live organ on the weekend and the low cost is a deal that visitors can't beat.

The article also gives a mention to Dixie Donuts, located across the street, specifically recommending the french toast donut.

"It's a big accolade for us to have. This has become one of our signature donuts," said co-owner Jay Frank. "We would like to thank whoever decided to endorse and mention us." 

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