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December 2019

Holiday Magic

December 15
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An event every week that begins at 12:00 am on Sunday and Saturday, repeating until December 29, 2019

One event on December 26, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 27, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 30, 2019 at 12:00 am

One event on December 31, 2019 at 12:00 am

Brookfield Zoo, 8400 West 31st Street
Brookfield, IL 60513 United States
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Bright Lights. Magical Nights. Holiday Magic. Now in our 38th year, visit Chicagoland’s largest and longest-running lights festival with over a million twinkling LED lights, a 41 foot tall talking tree, skating rink, ice carvers, larger than life LED animal sculptures, Zoo Chats, and much more! Read our Insider's Guide with tips and features of this holiday tradition: https://mykidlist.com/holiday-magic-brookfield-zoo/

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Festival of Lights

December 15
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until December 29, 2019

Old Town Museum (Bloomingdale), 108 S Bloomingdale Rd
Bloomingdale, IL 60108 United States
Free

Programming and entertainment to include: Holiday Show at the Museum Visit the Museum throughout the Festival of Lights for a seasonal holiday show. Kid crafts, Elf on the Shelf and complimentary refreshments are part of every holiday Museum experience. Museum Hours (Dec. 6 – Dec. 29) Thursdays: 6-8:30PM Fridays-Saturdays: 6-9PM Sundays: 1-4PM Additional entertainment to include: Horse-drawn carriage rides Holiday Crafts Train Ride Holiday Entertainment

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Christmas on the Farm

December 15, 1:00 pm - 4:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Sunday, repeating until December 15, 2019

Lyon Farm, 7935 IL-71
Yorkville, IL 60560 United States
$4

Christmas On The Farm – December 8th & 15th. Times are from 1:00 p.m. until 4:00 p.m. Admission: $4.00/person, Children under 2 are free (Sorry No Credit or Debit Cards Accepted). There will be crafts and goodies for the kids, a story teller, chestnut roasting, cookie icing and Santa Claus will be there too! A great time for the entire family. Come on out and enjoy an old fashioned Christmas on the farm!

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Illumination: Tree Lights

December 15, 4:30 pm - 8:30 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:30 pm, repeating until January 5, 2020

The Morton Arboretum, 4100 Illinois 53
Lisle, IL 60532 United States
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See trees in a different light at Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum. Be surrounded by color as you walk a one-mile paved path amid interactive lighting effects that highlight the beauty of trees in winter. Enjoy seasonal music, marvel at ever-changing, captivating lighting designs, and warm up by a crackling fire with a cozy drink or roast marshmallows for s’mores. In this unparalleled spectacle of color, light, and sound, you will be awed and delighted to see returning favorites and…

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ZooLights

December 15, 4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 4:30 pm, repeating until January 5, 2020

Lincoln Park Zoo, 2001 North Clark Street
Chicago, IL 60614 United States
Free

The most wonderful time of the year deserves the most wonderful event of the year. For that, we invite you to join us in celebrating 25 years of ZooLights at Lincoln Park Zoo. This one-of-a-kind, festive holiday experience offers a free, merry, family-oriented celebration of joy right in the heart of the city. ZooLights features hundreds of luminous displays and incredible seasonal activities, all under the glow of 2.5 million lights. We ensure that it will be the hap, hap, happiest…

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Festival of Lights Light Show

December 15, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 pm, repeating until December 31, 2019

Bolingbrook Promenade, 631 E Boughton Road
Bolingbrook, IL 60440 United States
Free

Sun. Nov. 17 - Dec. 31 250,000 LED lights twinkle, sparkle and dance to more than 20 different Holiday songs. The show will play nightly on the hour 5,6,7,8,9 pm The last show will be on Dec. 31st. The 60 ft tree sits in the round-a-bout in the middle of the shopping mall.

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Festival of Lights

December 15, 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
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An event every day that begins at 5:00 pm, repeating until December 26, 2019

Phillips Park Zoo, 1000 Ray Moses Dr
Aurora, IL 60505 United States
Free

One of the largest free outdoor drive-through holiday light displays in Northern Illinois, the Aurora Festival of Lights, returns for its 13th year in 2019 with even more dazzling displays that will delight both adults and children. Presented in partnership between the Rotary Club of Aurora and the City of Aurora, this signature winter event is a drive through of more than one mile of spectacular lighted displays at Phillips Park, 1000 Ray Moses Drive, Aurora, IL 60505. We have…

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Holiday Lights in Lilacia Park

December 15, 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:00 pm on Sunday, Friday and Saturday, repeating until December 22, 2019

One event on December 7, 2019 at 5:30 pm

Lilacia Park, 150 S. Park Avenue
Lombard, IL United States

Join Lombard Park District’s annual lighting celebration in Lilacia Park! Charming holiday displays light up Lilacia Park with a magical array of animated light shows, decorated trees, a gingerbread house, and much more. Youngsters can visit with Santa Claus, enjoy a spectacular show with complimentary hot cocoa and cookies, and visit with holiday characters. Saturday, December 7 | 5:30 pm Lilacia Park Lighting Ceremony/Jingle Bell Jubilee Sunday, December 8 | 6:00 - 8:00 pm Free visits with Santa, and a…

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