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Special Events

Winter Fest

Winter Fest - Free Family Event

In partnership with the City of Northlake And Kiwanis club of Northlake

Saturday, December 8 • 11 AM-3 PM • Grant Park Recreation Center, Northlake

Entertainment For the whole family!
Games • Prizes • Holiday Crafts • Family Bingo • Horse Carriage Rides • Moon Jumps • Visit with Mr. & Mrs. Santa • Candy Cane Concession Stand

Bring your camera so you can take a memorable picture of Santa and your child!
Schedule of Events:
11 AM-1:45 PM — Activities (Gym)
11 AM-1:30 PM — Pictures with Santa (Gym Room)
12-1 PM — Lunch (Glick Hall)
1-3 PM — Family Bingo (Glick Hall)
2-2:45 PM — Entertainment (Gym)

Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 15 • 10 AM-12 PM
Bulger Park, Melrose Park

This is a wonderful way to kick off the holiday season. Breakfast With Santa has become a family tradition. Families will enjoy a hot breakfast with many tasty treats. Each family will receive a gingerbread house to decorate. A candy table will be provided, loaded with candies to create a special family decoration. Santa will have a gift for each child. Bring your camera! You'll want to capture the memories of that special visit with Santa.

Visit with Santa, Hot Breakfast, Gingerbread House (one per family), Gift from Santa for Each Child, Hot Cocoa Table, Special Holiday Mug for Children ($15 extra fee for each additional house).

Preregistration is necessary to guarantee a gingerbread house for each family. Registration Opens: October 1 for Residents and November 1 for Nonresidents.
R: $11 Ages: 3-10/ $16 Ages: 11- Adult
N: $13 Ages: 3-10/ $18 Ages: 11- Adult
Children under 3 are admitted free, but still need to be registered for the gift count.
Max: 125 people. Registration deadline is Dec. 1.