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.
Friday, November 25th: Lighting of the Lights on First Street Plaza takes place at 5:00pm, including carols and an appearance by Santa. Our very own Mayor Ray Rogina flips the switch to turn on the holiday lights all on 1st Street Plaza.
Saturday, November 26th: Free Horse-drawn sleigh rides from 1-4pm, free showing of Elf at the Arcada Theatre at 10am (doors open at 9am), Santa’s house on 1st Street Plaza from 11-4pm, and the Electric Christmas Parade finishes the day at 5:30pm on Main Street between 5th Street and 5th Avenue.
Santa’s House will open 1-4pm every Saturday and Sunday afternoon, November 26-December 18. All Holiday Homecoming events and activities are free of charge.
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