Annual Christmas Walk – Downtown Hinsdale

Downtown Hinsdale, IL and Burlington Park - 30 E Chicago Ave., Hinsdale, IL

Christmas Walk in Hinsdale, IL
Photo courtesy of the Hinsdale Chamber of Commerce

Join the holiday fun from 5 – 7:30pm on Friday, December 2, 2022 at the Annual Christmas Walk in downtown Hinsdale, IL and at the adjacent Burlington Park.

This free, family-friendly event has been a local tradition for more than 55 years, with many adults returning with their own children and reminiscing about their childhood experiences and memories at the annual event.

Christmas Walk Highlights:
• Tree lighting
• Cookies and other treats
• Holiday carolers
• Ice Carvers
• Santa available for photos
• 30′ Carousel
• Give-aways and special offers from local merchants
• Strolling character sing-a-longs
• Trackless train

At 5pm, Santa will arrive by fire truck for the Tree Lighting Ceremony at Village Hall. You can visit Santa at the Santa House in Burlington Park as well as “Cookie” the Gingerbread Man.

Start your shopping early … and shop local this holiday season. Check out the “Hot Deals” for shopping ideas and valuable savings from Hinsdale merchants! Shop, dine and discover Hinsdale for the holidays!

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