Hometown Holiday

We're "Lighting Up Lemont" with Hometown Holiday!  These beautiful holiday lights will illuminate Lemont all season long!  Get ready to kick off your holiday season in Lemont and Enjoy ouHoliday Scene. . .

Come and take a stroll all around our historic downtown. Our illuminated holiday decoration display includes a fun twist for the entire family this year! Loomie, an augmented reality app, features interactive games to play and allows users to create unique photos and holiday cards in seconds.

Our holiday season begins with our Hometown Holiday event in historic downtown Lemont on Saturday, December 7, from 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.  We will be "Lighting Up Lemont" with our dazzling light display sponsored by the Downtown Merchants Association and the Village of Lemont throughout the entire season!

Come and experience Lemont and Enjoy Our Holiday Scene!

Hometown Holiday​, Historic Downtown Lemont

Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 3:00 to 7:00 p.m.

Hometown Holiday Outdoor / Indoor Activities
    • Enjoy our illuminated light display sponsored by the Downtown Merchants Association and the Village of Lemont. This display will remain illuminated all season long for your enjoyment!
    • Play with Loomie, an augmented reality app.  Take selfies and play games with Loomie, and make some memories along the way!
    • Tractors for Toys will be picking up toys at several designated spots during the day on Saturday, December 7, with their final destination being Hometown Holiday in downtown Lemont, along with a very special Tractor Parade.  All toys collected stay in Lemont and are delivered locally to children in need. 
    • Shopping at all of our participating downtown businesses and our Kris Kringle Market on Stephen Street
    • Tree Decorating (Various Community Organizations - Advance Registration Required)
    • Wagon Rides
    • Complimentary Hot Chocolate & Cookies by Lemont Girl Scouts
    • Face Painting, Make-It Take-It Cookie Decorating, and an Art Activity provided by our very own Art & Culture Commission, all at the Nail Inn Academy on Stephen Street
    • Letters to Santa at State Farm Insurance on Canal Street
    • Listen to Christmas Stories at Salon 312 on Canal Street
    • Caroling by Lemont Girl Scouts at Budnik Plaza
    • Tree Lighting at 5:00 p.m. at Budnik Plaza
    • Santa Visits with Photo Opportunity at Digs On Canal on Canal Street from 5:00 to 7:00 p.m. (Don't forget to bring your camera!)
    • Frosty, Rudolph and the Grinch Stroll Around Town (Great Photo Opportunity) 
    • Dine at any one of the fine restaurants located in historic downtown Lemont
Sponsor Opportunities
Would your business like to sponsor an activity in downtown Lemont during the Hometown Holiday event?  If so, just give us a call to discuss.  

For More Information on Hometown Holiday:  630-243-2700

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Holiday Artists Bazaar at Lemont Center for the Arts

1243 State Street, Unit 101, Lemont, Illinois
November 1 - December 21
Open Friday, Saturday and Sunday
10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
For more gift ideas this holiday season, our Art & Culture Commission is opening up the Lemont Center for the Arts every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. from November 1 through December 21, giving you another opportunity to shop local!  Stop in for unique, handcrafted items for holiday gift giving. Support your local artists. Fine Art, Art Prints, Jewelry, Stained Glass, Ornaments, Cards, Fiber Art and More! For more information, call 630-243-7375.