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Dickens Holiday Village & Kringle's Christmas Village in Antioch

Friday November 29, 2019 - Wednesday January 1, 2020 at Sunday-Saturday

Throughout Downtown Antioch
Lake Street & Main Street (and indoors at Orchard Plaza)
Antioch, IL 60002
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Dickens Holiday Village & Kringle's Christmas Village in Antioch

Dickens Holiday Village: Olde England comes alive in Historic Downtown Antioch, IL with life-like figures representing scenes from the Dickens Era. Experience this Volunteer Public Art Exhibit. All Dicken's Characters are made from the ground up by Dicken's Volunteers. 

New in 2019: Dickens Holiday Village will be both indoors and outdoors in Downtown Antioch beginning the night after Thanksgiving-New Year's Day (indoors 10 a.m.-8 p.m., outdoors 24/7) for you to enjoy. Each character exhibit has a plaque which describes the scene you are seeing and how life was in the Dicken's Era. Visit all the Dickens Scenes, both indoors and out!

Kringles Christmas Village: You'll browse in awe at the dozens of oversized shadowboxes that are filled to the brim with quaint scenes. The holiday comes alive as you enjoy the ambiance of quaint Downtown Antioch while you enjoy meandering around town visiting our Dicken's Scenes and popping in our new indoor showroom to view our various shadowbox scenes and other fun decor! (Indoor location is at the Piggly Wiggly Plaza on Orchard Street, far west-end spot), there is plenty of parking! plus, you will enjoy viewing some of our Dickens Holiday Village Scenes indoors this year!

New in 2019: Kringle Saturday Family Fun! On Saturdays in December, you'll find various family-friendly activities at our new Kringle INDOOR SHOWROOM, located at the far end of the Piggly Wiggly Plaza on Orchard Street in Downtown Antioch, IL. Here are just a few fun activities we are working on for 2019:

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Free Admission

For more information, call 847.395.2233

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