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Oct 27, 2016 09:24AM ● By Neighbors Magazines

Holiday Craft Market at Celebration of Lights Festival

Nov. 27, 4–7pm

City Council Chambers, 100 N. Island Ave.

Kick off the holiday shopping season during this year’s Celebration of Lights Festival! The Holiday Craft Market will be held inside the City Council Chambers from 4–7pm. Browse a number of craft vendors, enter to win raffles, and find unique gift items this holiday season.

If you are interested in becoming a vendor at our Holiday Craft Market, please contact Katie Drum at 630-879-5235 or


Holiday House Decorating Contest

Show off your holiday spirit and enter Batavia’s Holiday House Decorating Contest! We will award prizes in four categories: Most Original, Best Theme, Best Use of Lights and People’s Choice. All displays will be judged on Wed., Dec. 7, between 6–9pm. Winners will receive a Batavia Park District prize package. This contest is for Batavia Park District residents only. Addresses of all entries will be published in local media unless specified otherwise at time of registration.

Registration deadline: Tues., Dec. 6.

Fee: $5


Breakfast with Santa

Dec. 3, 8:30am

Shannon Hall, 14 N. Van Buren St.

Ho! Ho! Ho! Here comes Santa Claus! He has come to share breakfast with you! Families will be able to see Santa before the entertainment. Santa will talk to each girl and boy, then hand them a present. Bring your camera! Breakfast is prepared by the Batavia Lions Club and consists of pancakes, sausage, eggs, fruit, coffee, juice and milk. By 9:15am Santa will say goodbye, then everyone can enjoy a wonderful entertainer where children can participate in the show! Ages two and up must register. High chairs are not available. Breakfast is served at 8:30am.


Family of 4: $47, res./$54, Batavia non-res./$56, non-res.

Per Person: $14, res./$16, Batavia non-res./$18, non-res.