Artboard 73.png


Saturday, December 5

Starts at 9:00am     15 minute slots       $5/$6 

Capture the joy of the season with a holiday pet photo!  All pets are welcome and will have an opportunity to take a photo with Santa. Each registered household will receive one photo ornament and a digital photo file via email. Additional ornaments are $5 each.

One handler per pet is required.

To keep our pet friends safe; all participants will be e-mailed instructions prior to the event. Please follow signs upon arrival.

Note: One time slot and photo per pet - photography by Park District Staff.


December 7 - December 18

In place of the traditional Frosty Fest & North Pole Adventure this year, the City of West Chicago and the West Chicago Park District are putting on a Holiday House Decorating Contest for West Chicago residents! This is a community-wide project to promote the holiday spirit and provide a fun family activity.


We encourage all our residents to drive around town starting December 7 using the map below and enjoy the Holiday Spirit of West Chicago that exists even amidst the 2020 pandemic. Be sure to vote for your favorite homes online using the link below.

If you would like to participate in the Holiday House Decorating Contest please fill out the form below and make sure your house is decorated no later than December 7th. The judges will stop by all of the decorated homes between December 14-16. Winners will be announced by December 18. There will be a 1st, 2nd, and People’s Choice prize and bragging rights! 

Holiday Home Decorating Contest (3)_Page
zoom to the north pole-05.jpg

ZOOM To The North Pole

Saturday, December 19

1:00-4:00pm         $15/$18

While Christmas traditions may look different this year, the West Chicago Park District is offering a virtual Holiday event for the whole family all from the comfort of your home.  Jump into your favorite pajamas and join Santa, Mrs. Claus, and all the elves at the North Pole over Zoom. 


Spend time sharing your Christmas list with Santa, listen as Mrs. Claus reads a holiday story and plays Christmas bingo, make a holiday ornament, and sing a few carols with the elves. Bingo winners and participants with the best PJ’s in each group will win passes to the treehouse or open gym at the ARC Center, prizes will be mailed to winners.  Invite your friends to join you and sign up for the same time slot. 

 Please register each child that will be participating. 


Parents will need to pick-up a packet Mon., Dec 14-Fri., Dec. 18 during regular business hours.


Take a look at upcoming programs and event dates. 

Partner Events


201 W. National Street

West Chicago, IL 60185




  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • YouTube
rainoutline icon web-02.png

©2020 by West Chicago Park District