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Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony 2018

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  2. City of Oak Forest Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Ceremony

    Join Mayor Hank Kuspa and Santa Claus as they ring in the holiday season at the annual Christmas parade and tree lighting ceremony on Saturday, December 1, 2018.

  3. Christmas Parade and Tree Lighting Information

    The parade kicks off at Oak Forest High School at 11 a.m. and proceeds on Central Avenue to City Hall.

    Parade staging takes place at Oak Forest High School at 10 a.m.

    • The tree lighting ceremony takes place at the gazebo at City hall after the parade.

    • The trim-a-tree contest winners will be announced during the ceremony. After the ceremony, families can enjoy refreshments and visit with Santa Claus inside Fire Station 1.

    • Please consider donating an unwrapped toy to the Pediatric Oncology Treasure Chest Foundation this holiday season. A donation box will be located in the fire station.

  4. Trim-a-Tree Contest Information

    Entries to decorate a tree are due
    Friday, November 9, 2018


    • The trim-a-tree contest is open to Oak Forest residents, businesses and organizations.

    • Trees must be decorated by November 29th. You will receive an e-mail when the trees are up.

    • All decorations must be weather resistant and securely fastened to trees. Lights cannot be accommodated.

    • Please provide a sign identifying your tree. Signs on stakes work best.

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  6. Please indicate estimated number of participants in your group (adults and children).

    All registered parade participants will receive an email the week of November 26 with staging and parade information.
    If you have any questions or concerns, please email Nick Zembruski at nzembruski@oak-forest.org.

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