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21st Annual Pontiac First Night - Pontiac, IL

21st Annual Pontiac First Night - Pontiac, IL                

Thursday, December 31, 2009

Downtown Pontiac, IL

21st annual New Year's Eve Celebration of the Arts. A family oriented, alcohol-free event, featuring entertainment and spectacular fireworks at midnight.

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Email: pontiacproud@route24.net

Call (815)844-6692

 

Holiday Spirit Celebration - Gillespie, IL

Holiday Spirit Celebration - Gillespie, IL

Saturday, December 5, 2009

Downtown Gillespie, IL

Celebrate the season with breakfast and a picture with Santa, discounts in downtown stores, craft and food vendors, and a ride on the "CCCC Choo Choo"!

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Email: mrer@madisontelco.com

Call (217)839-4888

Christmas in Downtown Pontiac - Pontiac, IL

Christmas in Downtown Pontiac - Pontiac, IL

Friday, November 27, 2009

Downtown Pontiac, IL

Join us for this Christmas celebration! Merchants open house, carolers singing on the square, roasted nuts and kettle corn, Christmas Light-Up Parade, Santa house, Christmas art display and more.

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Email: pontiacproud@route24.net

Call (815)844-6692

Festival of Trees - Litchfield, IL

Festival of Trees - Litchfield, IL

Friday, November 20 - Sunday, November 22, 2009

Lincoln Land Community College, Litchfield, IL

Beautifully decorated artificial Christmas trees and wreaths are silent auctioned for various charities. Also enjoy the winter parade, as well as the business holiday walk and 5K Jingle Bell Jog.

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Email: tourism@cityoflitchfieldil.com

Call (217)324-8147

Jolly Trolley Holiday Open Houses - Pontiac, IL

Jolly Trolley Holiday Open Houses - Pontiac, IL

Friday, November 13 - Sunday, November 15, 2009

Downtown Pontiac, IL

Come and explore over 30 stores during these annual holiday open houses, and enjoy the historic trolley tours while you're in town!

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Email: pontiacproud@route24.net
 
Call (815) 844-6692

Christmas Candlelight Service - Broadwell, IL

Christmas Candlelight Service - Broadwell, IL

December 6, 2009

Gillett Chapel in Elkhart Cemetery
Broadwell, IL

Elkhart Historical Society is pleased to host their annual Christmas Candlelight Service at the Gillett Chapel in Elkhart Cemetery.

Space is limited for this event, so please call 217-947-2238 for reservations.

1840’s Christmas Open House - Lincoln, IL

1840’s Christmas Open House - Lincoln, IL

December 6, 2009

Postville Courthouse State Historic Site
914 5th St., Lincoln, IL

Come out to  to enjoy the holidays 1840’s style. The building will be decorated in 1840’s style, with period music, an Abraham Lincoln interpreter, pumpkin cake, tours, and even an historic speaker!

For more information
Call 217-735-4977 or 217-737-0979

Elkhart Christmas Weekend - Elkhart, IL

Elkhart Christmas Weekend - Elkhart, IL

December 6 - 7, 2009

Come out to Historic Elkhart, IL to enjoy a weekend of holiday fun! The highlight as usual will be Christmas Candlelight Service at the Gillett Chapel. I believe there will be a matinee performance on Sunday as before. Dinner will be served as last year in all three Elkhart eateries....Brown's Talk of the Town, The Blue Stem Bakery and The Wild Hare Cafe. Open houses will be held at Horsefeathers Antiques and Gifts, The Dragonfly Art Studio and our newest addition, The Aeolian Curiousity Shop that will be selling antiques, collectables, old books and original art.

Christmas in the Chapel - Lincoln, IL

Christmas in the Chapel - Lincoln, IL

December 4 – 7, 2009

Lincoln Christian College & Seminary
100 Campus View Dr., Lincoln, IL

This spectacular performance is the highlight of the holiday season in the county.

For tickets and reservations
Call 217-220-2253

 

 

Funk's Prairie Home Tours - Shirley, IL

Funk's Prairie Home Tours - Shirley, IL

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