Christmas in the Commons

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The Village of New Lenox is excited to continue its Christmas in the Commons tradition with another year of lights and fun in the Village Commons.  Christmas in the Commons will be taking place on the dates listed below, so be sure to mark your calendars!  Events are free with no admission ticket required.  

2019 Christmas Schedule of Events

*Only activities marked with an asterisk require a purchase for participation.

Horse-drawn wagon rides will NOT be available on December 7.

Scroll to the bottom of this page and select a corresponding link for more details on our activities.

A portion of Veterans Parkway will be closed for this event to accommodate the event activities.  Limited parking is available on the street.

Parking is available in the south lot of the Village Hall, at the New Lenox Public Library, and at Trinity Services*.  Handicapped accessible parking is available in the New Lenox Police Department's administrative parking lot, located to the southeast of the New Lenox Police Department.

*Please note that parking is not available at Trinity Services on Sunday, December 8 due to their event "A Frozen Christmas."

Food & Beverage
Food will be available for sale from the food trucks on site at each event (see the calendar above for the schedule of participating food trucks).  Additionally, some holiday market vendors may also have pre-packaged food available for sale.

The Village of New Lenox will be selling hot cocoa (regular or spiked), bottled water, and the 2019 souvenir mugs from the heated tent located in front of the Village Hall. S'mores kits will also be sold in this location courtesy of Gina's Teardrop Cafe. Fire pits will be located between the Village Hall and the library for toasting marshmallows (or just resting and getting warm!).

Additional Policies
No pets are permitted at Christmas in the Commons.

Thank you to all of our generous Christmas in the Commons sponsors!  Their support makes these events possible.

Thank you to our Platinum Partners: 
  CBBEL Logo (updated 11.11.19)

  Spaceco Logo
 Additional thanks to our Gold Partner:
  Silver Cross Logo

 Many more thanks to our Silver Partners:
 Image360 Logo (updated 11.13.19)  
RS Corcoran Logo (updated 11.11.19)
 Old Plank Trail Community Bank Logo  Ozinga Logo
 Strand Logo
 And finally, thank you to our Bronze Partners:
 Berkot's Super Foods
Burn's Photography
Carey Animal Clinic
Fleckenstein's Bakery
Kurtz Memorial Chapel
LincolnWay Community Bank



Contact Us
Village of New Lenox
1 Veterans Parkway
New Lenox, Illinois 60451
Phone: (815) 462-6400
Village Hall Hours:
Monday - Friday 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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