Holiday Homecoming Weekend

Holiday Homecoming is November 26-27. 

2021's Schedule

Friday, November 26

 Lighting of the Lights  |  5 PM

Lighting of the Lights, sponsored by Audi Exchange St. Charles, will be at 5pm on Friday, November 26th in the East First Street Plaza. Come and celebrate the lighting of the city's lights while kicking-off the holiday season with the community! Even Santa will be there to meet and take pictures with everyone after the ceremony!

Kick-Off to the Holiday Tree Trail

Take a stroll down the 1st Street Water Front Walkway to see trees decorated by local organizations & businesses .

Place your vote for your favorite tree at the ballot box next to Santa's House in the East First Street Plaza by Alter Brewing + Kitchen. Voting takes place from Friday, Nov. 26th at 9 a.m. until Sunday, Nov. 28th at 5 p.m.
The decorated trees will be up all season, so you can stop by anytime to see them! 

Saturday, November 27

Holiday Movie | 10 AM

Free screening of Frozen II at the Acrada Theatre. Doors will open at 9 am to grab your seat and get some snacks from the lobby. The movie will start at 10 am. 

Santa's House | Every Saturday & Sunday | 1-4 PM

Santa's House will be open for visitors from 1:00 pm-4:00 pm in the  East 1st Street Plaza.

Electric Christmas Parade | 5:30 PM

The Electric Christmas Parade steps off on Main Street at 5:30 pm. The parade will feature bands, parade floats and a special guest, Santa Claus!

Small Business Saturday | All Day