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2020 Festival of Lights

  • Presented By
    Festival of Lights Civic Committee
  • Location
    Sinnissippi Park
    1401 N. 2nd St.
    Rockford, IL 61107
  • Phone
    (815) 209-8734 or (815) 979-2977
  • Date
    November 27, 2020 - December 31, 2020
  • Time
    See the description for days and times
  • Price
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Additional Information

 Festival of Lights 2020 Schedule

Opening Night - November 27th, 5pm - 11pm
Friday 11/27 - Sunday 11/29, 5pm - 11pm
Friday 12/4 - Sunday 12/6, 5pm - 11pm
Friday 12/11 - Sunday 12/13, 5pm - 11pm
Friday 12/18 - Wednesday 12/23, 5pm - 11pm

Christmas Eve 12/24, 24 Hours
Christmas Day 12/25, 24 Hours (shuts off at Midnight)
Saturday 12/26 - Sunday 12/27, 5pm - 11pm

Thursday 12/31, 5pm - 12am (FINAL NIGHT / New Years Eve)

Hours are subject to change. 
There is NO CHARGE to drive through the displays.  Donations accepted and appreciated!

Santa & Christmas Letters

Santa's Festival of Lights Schedule:
7:00pm - 9:00pm

Friday 11/27 - Sunday 11/29
Friday 12/4 - Sunday 12/6
Friday 12/11 - Sunday 12/13
Friday 12/18 - Sunday 12/20

Santa Claus will be in the center of Sinnissippi Park to wave and say hello to your family as they roll through this years Festival of Lights.  Santa is Sponsored by WHEELS BY R.T.!

Right before you get to Santa, there will be a red mail box where you can put your letters to Santa in.  We have a special delivery courier that will deliver them to the North Pole.  Make sure to include your return address so Santa and his elves can write you back! 
Postage not required...the spirit of Christmas is all the postage you need.
Make sure to get those letters put in the special mailbox by December 19th so that your child will receive a response!

Subarea:Rockford Northeast

Sinnissippi Park - 1401 N. Second St., Rockford, IL 61107 - From I-90: Exit at U.S. 20 Business (E. State St.) and follow Business 20 into Rockford. Turn right on IL 251 and follow it north to the entrance to the park on the east side of the street. --- From the south: Exit I-39 west on U.S. 20 Bypass to IL 251 (11th St.) Follow IL 251 through town to the entrance to the park on the east side of the street.

2020 Festival of Lights
  • November 27, 2020 - December 31, 2020
  • Sinnissippi Park
  • Free