The highly attended Electric Christmas Parade is coming back for another great year in downtown St. Charles, and the St. Charles Business Alliance has opened registration for entry in the parade on Nov. 30.
Local businesses, community groups and non-profits are encouraged to participate. The deadline for entries is Friday, Oct. 20. Entries must submit three items to firstname.lastname@example.org in order to complete their entry: an entry application, certificate of insurance forms and an entry fee. All forms can be found on the www.stcholidayhomecoming.com and the entry fee is $275 for businesses, $150 for St. Charles Businesses and $25 for non-profit organizations.
The two-day Holiday Homecoming event kicks off on Friday, Nov. 29 at 5:00 p.m. with Lighting of the Lights on the First Street Plaza. Then, on Saturday, Nov. 30, there will be a holiday movie at the Arcada Theatre at 10:00 a.m., sleigh rides and visits with Santa on the First Street Plaza beginning at 1:00 p.m. The day culminates with the Electric Christmas Parade. All Holiday Homecoming events and activities are free of charge.
The Electric Christmas Parade features bands, parade floats and our special guest, Santa Claus. The event is organized by the St. Charles Business Alliance, and made possible by sponsorship support, including presenting sponsor Fox Valley Auto Group.
For more information, visit www.stcalliance.org or call 630-443-3967.