Oaklee’s Friday Fun Five November 28, 2019

Oaklee's Family Guide Friday Fun FiveHere are our top five favorite events for you and your family to enjoy this weekend! Get out there and make some memories!

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Tree Lighting in Chicago Suburbs 2019
November – December in the Chicago Area

Tree Lighting in Chicago Suburbs 2019. You can visit with Santa at these neighborhood tree lighting ceremonies and holiday festivals.




A Christmas Carol – Metropolis Performing Arts Centre
November 30, December 1, 5-8, 12-15, 19-24 at Arlington Heights

This retelling of the Charles Dickens classic is filled with warmth, humor, music and holiday cheer. Wealthy miser Ebenezer Scrooge greets every Christmas with a “Bah, Humbug”. Recommended for grades 1-12. November 29 – December 24, 2019 Adults $30, Students $15.




Princess & Friends Holiday Party with Santa – Enchanted Castle
November 30 in Lombard

The princesses are so excited! The holiday season is almost here. They hope you and your family will join us for our Princesses and Friends Holiday Party – Saturday, November 30th from 9 am – 12 pm.




“Light Up The Park” – Parkway Bank Park
November 29 in Rosemont

Rosemont’s Parkway Bank Park entertainment district will kick off the holiday season with its annual “Light Up The Park” tree lighting event Friday, Nov. 29. The ice rink will officially open for the season at 11 a.m.




Reindeer Run – Brookfield Zoo
November 29 in Brookfield

Grab your glow sticks and running shoes and join us on Friday, November 29 for the second annual Reindeer Run! With a 2-mile course entirely within Brookfield Zoo, you and your family can “fun run” under the lights!




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