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Joyful Traditions

December 7, 2019, 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm


Family Fun Festival with Tree Lighting with Santa, Trolley Car Rides to the Museum, Horse Wagon Rides, Photos with Santa delivered to your door, Tasting tent featuring our local restaurants, build your own Smores by the campfire, strolling carolers from WB High School, Win the worlds largest stockings!

Celebrating our 21st year of bringing this tradition to Villa Park!  A completely Free, Family Friendly Outdoor event featuring food, photos with Santa, Horse Wagon and Trolley car rides, Smores, and Singing carolers!

*Donate an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots collection program*


December 7, 2019
6:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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Ruggard Gazebo (Villa Park)
South Ardmore Avenue & East Central Boulevard
Villa Park, IL 60181 United States
(630) 941-9133

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