Posts tagged "holiday events in Chicago"

The Morton Arboretum debuts new Illumination Tree Lights Experience

The Morton Arboretum debuts new Illumination Tree Lights Experience
Beginning tomorrow, The Morton Arboretum’s (already lovely) trees will be transformed into an interactive kaleidoscope of color and light during its first-ever winter lights event, Illumination: Tree Lights at The Morton Arboretum. From November 22, 2013 to January 4, 2014, Illumination will offer a holiday experience far beyond traditional twinkling lights, featuring trees that respond to touch and sound, and vivid, electric colors throughout. Combining cutting-edge light technology with the wooded landscape of the Arboretum, Illumination takes visitors on a mile-long, paved walking trail winding around the Arboretum’s Meadow Lake and down its Conifer Walk with plenty of surprises along the way. ...

Ready or not, here come the holidays!

Ready or not, here come the holidays!
93.9 FM (aka "The Lite") has already started with the holiday music. Local retailers have begun their excessive decorating. I've starting dreaming about peppermint bark. Ready or not . . . here come the holidays. I am sure that your calendar is filling up with holiday events and activities, but I wanted to mention a few upcoming opportunities that I think you'll be interested in...

Zoo Lights: Five reasons to bundle up and head to the Lincoln Park Zoo in December

A few years ago when my sister suggested that we bundle up the kids and take them to see Zoo Lights at the Lincoln Park Zoo, I was skeptical. Why would we bring a bunch of small children to the zoo in the dead of winter just to look at some holiday lights? I got... Read more »
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