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Lantern Parade

December 10, 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm

The Lantern Parade is part of the German holiday tradition of St. Martin’s Day in Chicago Just like the children in Germany, the kids can enjoy a Lantern Parade at the at the enchanting Christkindlmarket Aurora. Before the parade commences, youngsters have the opportunity to meet the Christkind, the market’s beloved figurehead, and capture cherished photos. Prior to embarking on their procession, the Christkind shares the inspiring tale of St. Martin. Subsequently, adorned with lanterns and singing festive songs, the Christkind leads the children on a leisurely stroll through the magical holiday village within the Christkindlmarket. Following the parade, each child receives a delightful goodie bag as a token of the experience.

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Children can join the Christkind for a lantern parade and sing German and English holiday songs


December 10, 2023
4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
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360 N. Broadway
Aurora, IL 60505 United States
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