Holidays in the Heights
Holidays in the Heights returns in 2021!
The events and activities below are expected to be better than ever.
Art Garden, located on 123rd Street, one block west of Harlem Avenue
Stroll the Art Garden and enjoy Holiday Trees decorated by local organizations. The decorated trees will remain on display at the Art Garden through Dec. 31st.
If you or your group would like to decorate a tree for the contest, just submit an application. Winners will be announced at the December 7th City Council meeting.
December 3, 2021 - 5:00PM-9:00PM & December 4, 2021 - 1:00PM-7:00PM, Presented by CNB Bank & Trust
Municipal Lot, 12217 S. Harlem Avenue
Get your holiday shopping done under two heated tents with 75 vendors. You'll also find a Kids Korner, Santa and a Food Court. Very few vendor spots are still available. Click here for more information.
This event will not be possible without the sponsorships of local businesses. Click here for more information on available sponsorship opportunities.
December 4-21, 2021
Community Park, 7607 W College Drive
The Public Arts Commission proudly presents Lights in the Heights in Community Park. Mark your calendars for the weekend after Thanksgiving to illuminate the park. Every Friday and Saturday evenings in December, there will be refreshments and a warming area. In addition, a photographer will be on site to capture a keepsake holiday photo and a new Palos tradition.
Friday, December 10, 2021 — 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm and Saturday, December 11, 2021 — 9:00 am to 11:00 am
Palos Heights Recreation Center, 6601 W 127th Street
All Aboard! Join the Palos Heights Parks & Recreation Department for a movie night with Santa. Wear your favorite PJs and bring your blanket to help us celebrate the most magical time of the year! There will be pizza on Friday night and donuts/breakfast snacks on Saturday, along with hot chocolate and a visit from Santa all while enjoying the movie Polar Express.
December 12, 2021 - 11:00AM
Palos Country Club
The Palos Heights Woman's Club Annual Fundraiser, The Enchantment of Christmas luncheon, will include a plated lunch, vendors and raffles. In lieu of the traditional housewalk, we will instead feature a virtual presentation of decorated homes, along with a beautiful holiday musical program performed by Ballet 5:8. Registration and boutique open at 11AM. Lunch will be served at 12:30PM. Musical program will follow lunch. Tickets are $45 and will be on sale at Doughs Guys Bakery.