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December 2, 2017, 2:00 pm - 7:00 pmFree
2 pm – 5 pm:
- Visit with Santa and Mrs. Claus at the Irish Times Cottage
- Entertainment, refreshments, crafts, and a great holiday photo booth opportunity at the Village Hall
- Professional wood carving demonstration at the historic Grossdale Station
- Model railroad exhibit at the Brookfield Metra Station/new Loca Mocha
- Strolling Carolers on Grand Blvd.
- Creative kids craft kits at the Library
- Pictures with Frosty at Betty’s Flowers and Gifts
- Balloon artist Tommy Twister at Tischler’s
- Jingle bell making at Ms Clara’s
- Raffle basket entries at the Chamber welcome tent
2 pm – 7 pm
- A variety of in-store treats, activities, entertainment and “specials” throughout the Grand and Broadway business districts
- “Snowmen” outdoor art display at 8 Corners
- “Reindeer” outdoor art display at the Grossdale Station
- Brookfield residents’ “reindeer” outdoor art display
- Petting Zoo at 8 Corners/CUMC Community Garden (3 pm-7 pm)
- Chamber and Village hospitality tents at 8 Corners
- Treats by Mary’s Morning Mix-Up at 8 Corners/Progress Park
5 pm – 6 pm
- Tree Lighting Festivities at 8 Corners/Veterans Memorial Circle
- Glow stick give-away
- Holiday sing-along with Ms. Clara
- Holiday raffle basket drawings – adults
- Raffle basket drawing for Snowman-coloring participants – kids
- Santa’s arrival & lighting of the Brookfield tree (5:30 pm)
- Post-lighting caroling progression down Grand Blvd
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