Tree Lighting in Wilder Park

Thu, Dec 06 - 5:30pm to 7:30pm
  • Tree Lighting Wilder Park Elmhurst
  • Tree Lighting Wilder Park Elmhurst

Join the Elmhurst Park District as we kick off the holiday season with the annual Tree Lighting in Wilder Park!

Meet with a special visitor from the North Pole or celebrate the evening with Disney Frozen's Elsa & Anna, who will be greeting visitors and walking the park. Also featuring holiday entertainment, children's activities and beverages and treats provided by Starbucks and Dunkin', the evening will get you ready for the season.

Full Schedule of Events:

5:30 p.m. - Holiday Sing-a-long
5:45 p.m. - Santa Claus Arrives and Tree Lighting
6:00-7:00 p.m. - Character Appearance: Elsa and Anna
6:00-7:30 p.m. - Meet & Greet with Santa, crafts inside Wilder Mansion, holiday games and activities, roaming carolers, free cookies and refreshments, family photo opportunities throughout Wilder Park
6:15 p.m. - Hawthorne Children’s Choir Performance on stage
7:30 p.m. - Event concludes

Get into the holiday spirit by bringing together your family, friends or organization to decorate one of the 60 holiday trees around the park. Take part in an Elmhurst tradition and pick your tree at the Wagner Community Center by Wednesday, November 21, 2018. Online registration is not available. Register at the Wagner Community Center.

Thanks to our sponsors!