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Living Wheaton Christmas Festival
The holidays are just around the corner and it’s time to get ready! Come to downtown Wheaton for this family-friendly festival which will feature special activities and in-store offerings at various stores in town. The day kicks off with the Reindeer Run 5K sponsored by the Wheaton Lions Club and ends with a live DJ and complimentary hot cider and cocoa. Complimentary holiday treats will be offered by participating stores throughout the day and they will remain open until 9pm for after dinner shopping! Be sure to enjoy s’mores on the patio at Ivy Restaurant -120 North Hale- a Downtown Wheaton tradition!
8:30am Reindeer Run 5K sponsored by the Wheaton Lions Club. Register at: https://wheatonparkdistrict.com/events/reindeerrun/
10am – 9pm Holiday Stroll – Complimentary holiday treats offered by participating businesses; Windows of Wheaton lighted windows, and Decorated Wreaths display
10am – 5pm G’Living Wheaton Tree raffle ticket sales at Ivy Restaurant
10am – 4pm Selfies with cartoon characters from the Parade at the various participating businesses
10:30am Jamie from the Farm performance – Cancelled
11am – 8pm Roaming music and carolers
12pm – 3pm Visits with Santa at various businesses in Downtown Wheaton
12pm – 3pm Free horse and carriage rides at Martin Memorial Plaza – Cancelled
12pm – 3pm Ice carving demonstrations at Martin Memorial Plaza – Cancelled
3:00pm Santa’s Cash Dash – Cancelled
3pm – 6pm Facepainting at Martin Memorial Plaza – Cancelled
3pm – 6pm Voting opens for your favorite Decorated Wreath
3pm – 8pm Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree – Cancelled
7pm G’Living Wheaton Tree Raffle Drawing and Wreath Decorating Contest winner announced – This is on! Bring your tickets and join the fun! Beer & wine will be available for sale and complimentary hot cocoa will be available starting at 5pm.
Stores will be offering complimentary holiday treats and staying open later for after dinner shopping!