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Friday, November 29, 2019

36th Annual Holiday Tree Lighting Ceremony

 
03:00 PM - 05:30 PM
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Market Square
1 Market Square
Lake Forest, IL , 60045



This annual event is a Lake Forest Holiday Tradition for the entire family.

Don't miss this holiday tradition for the entire family brought to you by the Friends of Lake Forest Parks and Recreation Foundation. Enjoy an evening of live entertainment, warm drinks, carolers, LFDA dancers, and Santa! This free community event will be held at Historic Market Square in downtown Lake Forest.  
 
Starting at 1:00pm., a holiday movie will be shown at Gorton Community Center. Come to Market Square at 3:00pm – there will be events for the whole family to enjoy! There will be an Ice Sculpting performance by Art Below Zero beginning at 3:00pm. An arts and crafts activity will also be available beginning at 3:00pm. Children will have an opportunity to make a holiday ornament to be hung on the Christmas tree. For children and the young-at-heart, there will be a special visit from Santa Claus from 3:30-5:00 pm., and everyone can enjoy hot chocolate and donut holes provided by Lake Forest Bank & Trust Company. A caroling concert by the Lake Forest High School Choristers begins at 4:30pm. Lake Forest Dance Academy performance begins at 5:00pm. and just after, the lights will be set aglow. 
 
Western Avenue between Deerpath and Westminster will be closed to vehicular traffic from 2:00pm. to 5:30pm.
 
Sponsored by Lake Forest Bank & Trust

 

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