Holiday Homecoming

Nov 25 - Nov 26

About the Event

Holiday Homecoming one of the Midwest’s most spectacular holiday events and is the official kick-off to the holiday season in St. Charles. This weekend-long event has been making holiday memories for area families for over seventeen years. The event features seasonal music, holiday movies, sleigh rides and lighted parade floats that light up Main Street between 5th Street and 5th Avenue. 

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Friday, November 25th : Lighting of the Lights on First Street Plaza, including carols and an appearance by Santa. Our very own Mayor Ray Rogina flips the switch to turn on the holiday lights on First Street Plaza.


Saturday, November 26h:  Free Horse-drawn sleigh rides, free holiday movies at the Arcada Theatre, Santa’s house and the Electric Christmas Parade