- Date: 12/01/2018 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
- Location: Downtown Effingham
100 E. Jefferson Ave.
Effingham, Illinois 62401
Come to downtown Effingham to kick off the holiday season. Downtown Effingham will be transformed into a winter wonderland for the weekend and will be packed full of activities for the young and young at heart. New to this year's event include an ice skating rink, a Reindog Parade, The Polar Express, children’s train rides, and a 5K run. Santa will lead the "Reindog" Pet Parade, which features dressed up pets and their owners in a variety of holiday garb! The parade will travel down Jefferson Ave. at 3:45, arriving downtown at 4pm. The official City of Effingham Community Christmas Tree Lighting will take place at 5:30 pm.
*New this year: Ice skating in downtown Effingham on Friday, Saturday & Sunday.*
For more information please contact Effingham County Chamber at 217-342-4147.