With all of the shopping and parties and meals to plan this season, it’s important to take some time to relax. Our community around The Woodlands of Crest Hill Apartments hosts many festive events and activities. Celebrate the holidays in Crest Hill with these two bright light events will have you shining in no time!
LIGHT MAGIC AT THE ZOO
Embrace the season of lights with friends and loved ones at Brookfield Zoo’s 36th annual Holiday Magic event. The entire zoo will be festooned with more than 1 million sparkling LED lights. Plus, a few animal habitats, zoo restaurants, and gift shops will be open to visitors. All of this is set to the backdrop of live music.
The ComEd and Meijer presentation encourages visitors to serenade the animals and marvel at professional ice-carving demonstrations. The event features magic shows, costumed characters, a model railroad display, and a talking tree that towers at 41 feet tall.
Saturday and Sunday, December 9th-10th, 16th-17th, and Tuesday-Sunday, 26th-31th
Open 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Festivities Begin at 4 p.m.
Purchase tickets here.
LADIES NIGHT WITH PLAINFIELD HOLIDAY LIGHTS RUN
Grab some friends and your sneakers and hit the pavement this holiday season with Plainfield Holiday Lights Run – Ladies Night. The 2-3 mile holiday lights tour for runners of all ability levels will take you through downtown Plainfield and its surrounding neighborhoods. The leisurely-paced run includes multiple scheduled stops so participants can take photos.
The tour begins and ends at Wine and Cheese by TCC and includes a complimentary mug of hot chocolate.
Wednesday, December 13th at 6 p.m.
A major portion of the $15 entry fee benefits the Will County Center for Community Concerns.
Click here to get tickets.
Please contact us for more information about nearby holiday events and calling our community home.