December 17, 3:00 PM - 5:30 PM @ Hemmens Cultural Center
Come in and warm up with some holiday cheer, joyful sounds of the season and a seasonal cup of Santa’s favorite treat! Join us for ‘Elgin Celebrates the Holidays’, a fantastic afternoon of enchanting entertainment featuring Elgin’s highly talented local performing arts groups. Eastern Groove Studio, BFH (formerly Ballet Folklorico Huehuecoyotl), Children's Elgin Master Chorale, The Children's Theatre of Elgin and Integrity School of Dance will join together to present an afternoon of holiday entertainment that includes dance, chorale music, numbers from Elf the musical and more including the heart-warming sounds of the Elgin Youth Symphony Orchestra that will help to warm you upon entering The Hemmens. General admission tickets are $10 and can be purchased from participating groups or at The Hemmens Box Office in person, by phone at 847.931.5900 or online at www.hemmens.org. All proceeds from the event go to Elgin’s participating performing arts groups.
November 20, 9:00 AM, 2017 - March 4, 2018, 9:00 PM @ City Skate is an outdoor rink located on the Civic Center Plaza between Hemmens and City Hall.
Please contact the Parks and Recreation Information Line DAILY for updated ice conditions at City Skate, 847-931-6140 or visit our website at www.cityofelgin.org.
December 2, 12:00 PM - December 31, 4:00 PM @ Elgin Public Museum
Visit the museum's authentic and culturally-inclusive winter holiday exhibit which features displays and objects of traditional holiday significance. Group Programs available weekdays by calling 847-741-6655 to register.