Things to do at Christmas Walk
2021 Schedule of Events:
Christmas Walk activities take place between 4:30 and 8:30 p.m. in downtown Oswego.
A few times to note to get the most from your evening:
4:45 to 9 p.m.: Shuttle service between Byline Bank, 10 S. Madison, and parking at Oswego High School
5:30 p.m.: Christmas Tree Lighting Skit and Ceremony
5:30 p.m., 6:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m.: Free Spirit Siberian Rescue Sled Dog Demonstrations at Hudson Crossing Park
8:10 p.m.: Silent Illuminated Parade down Main Street
Also, don't miss Santa at Locked In Photography, 72 Main Street, courtesy of the Oswego Downtown Association.
Check out the full map of Christmas Walk to plan your route and make sure not to miss any of our exciting offerings!
2 Jefferson Street Performance Area, Sponsored by HR Green. Check the Entertainment page for performance schedule.
3 Grumpy Gaucho
4-5 ACES Education: A festive, vintage slight for your holiday photo-ops and a holiday kid's craftivity. Check our recommendations for "12 Educational Gifts of Christmas" indoors!
6 Mario's Cart
7 Three Fires Council: Scouting in a Winter Wonderland! Join the Cub Scouts and start your adventure. Cub Scouts is family based volunteer program. Visit our booth to learn more about Scouting.
8 Kearns eXp Realty
9 Boy Scouts Troop 12: Selling packaged foods and hot chocolate as a fund raiser for the Boy Scout Troop.
10 Chief's Rugby Club: Come try your rugby ball skills by passing the ball through Santa's mouth to receive a prize!
11 All-Around Garage Doors: We're your local garage door company that won Best of The Fox Kendall County 2021. We will provide the highest quality products at affordable prices and guarantee great customer service.
13 Inflatable Obstacle Course presented by Brian and Sons Heating and Cooling
14 Main Stage Presented by The Reserve at Hudson Crossing. Check the Entertainment page for schedule.
15 Little White School Museum -- Live Entertainment and Exhibits
16 Byline Bank Shuttle Bus Stop
17 Oswego Inn
18 Allied First Bank -- Presenting Sponsor
19 Ginger Thomas Soap Company
20 Little Love Sweet Treats
21 Physician's Immediate Care -- Official Candy Cane Sponsor!
23 Oswego Jr. Women's Club: Drop off your letters to Santa, and purchase a light stick to illuminate your evening.
24 Imagination Print and Design
25 Kathy's Cake Shop
26 A Lady and Her Tools
27 Locked in Photography -- Get your photos with Santa!
28 Hudson Design House: Find great seasonal gifts and decorations.
29 Bentley's Pet Stuff
30 Signature Fitness Club: Learn how to prioritize functional fitness at our locations in Yorkville and Naperville. Stop by for a Christmas-themed activity.
31 Heritage Woods of Yorkville -- Official Deer Antler Headband Sponsor!
32 Allegro Ballet of Oswego: Come visit the live characters of Allegro Ballet's Nutcracker. Take a photo with our Sugarplum and Dewdrop Fairies. Enter a raffle for free classes and/or Nutcracker tickets.
33 Joe's Brick Depot: Selling genuine Lego sets and figures.
34 Harvest New Beginnings Church: Stop by for your festive headband and enjoy our musicians and carolers.
35 Genoa Italian Concessions
36 Kiwanis of Oswego: Stop by and make magical reindeer food to help Santa find your house.
37 Oswego Brewing Co. Train Stop
38 Fox River Academy of Music and Art
39 Ice Sculptor Nathanial Johnson
40 Van Buren Performance Area sponsored by Meade. Check the Entertainment page for schedule.
41 Inflatable Sled Hill sponsored by Delta Sonic.
42 Oswego Area Chamber of Commerce Holiday Activities
43 Freddie's Off The Chain
44 Fay's Finest Food
45 Cheesie's Truck
46 Brian and Son's Heating and Cooling: You warm our hears so lets warm your hands. Visit us for our free hand warmers, or bring two canned food items to donate to a local pantry and take $10 off your next service call.
47 113 Main
48 Wellspring United Methodist Church: Visit for children's crafts and bracelets, and enter our raffles. Wellspring is hosting a Barn Service for the community on Christmas Eve. Visit www.wellspringumc.church for more.
49 Parchment & Paw Print: A modern bake shop for dogs! In addition to making wholesome, all-natural treats for your dog, we are committed to developing opportunities for employment, skills training, and career advancement for individuals with intellectual challenges.
50 Graceful Therapy
51 DJ John Werle with Aurora Pro DJs
52 The Marmalade Tree
53 VIP Service Dog Foundation: Visit us for dog toys, treats and new fleece blankets.
54 Scout Troop #63: Learn how to make ugly Christmas sweater paracord buddies, and purchase hot apple cider and hot Russian tea
55 Crosspointe Church: Visit for a $1 cup of hot chocolate to benefit the Illinois Baptist Disaster Relief.
56 Premiere Tint Pros: Stop by for our hot chocolate and candy cane theme games, with great prizes for all ages. As always, we have another Christmas Tree Ornament for our first 200 visitors.
57 Happenstance Goods: Visit Happenstance Goods for antiques, vintage and cool stuff! Look for the red awning at 67 Main Street.
58 Candy Cane Bounce House sponsored by Curran Contracting
59 Umbrella Azul
60 Fox Valley Winery
61 Free Spirit Sled Dog Demonstrations at Hudson Crossing Park at 5:30, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.
62 Fox Metro Water Reclamation District: Dedicated to preserving our environment and saving water, one drop at a time. Stop by and get a picture with our mascot, Felix the Fox.
63 Hennessy's River View Ford
64 The Reserve at Hudson Crossing
65 Community Christmas Tree -- Join us at the Main Stage for the Tree Lighting Ceremony at 5:30 p.m. presented by Hennessy's River View Ford.
66 Reindeer & Mrs. Clause presented by Baird & Warner Realty Group
67 Information Booth sponsored by First Place Rental
68 Waubonsee Community College -- Official Jingle All the Way Sponsor
69 First Aid/Oswego Fire Protection District
70 Danielle Holman Century 21 Affiliated: Stop by for Santa's Cookies Bag Toss and penguin sledding games.
72 The Village Grind
73 Oswego Hockey Club: The combined high school hockey team for Oswego, Oswego East and West Aurora high schools. Oswego Hockey Club provides student athletes the opportunity to play hockey at the highest competitive level in an environment that promotes personal growth and excellence.
74 Bike Bald Group: Children are invited to stop by for a stuffed animal.
75 Rescued Rascals: Stop by for a holiday craft and a cup of hot cocoa.
76 Oswego Public Library: Stop by for a quick game of Plinko! Check out the promotions for the Winter Reading program, which starts Dec. 20.
77 Oswego Senior Center: Sign a Christmas card for Veterans in Veteran Retirement Homes, and learn more about the Oswego Senior Center.
79 Byline Bank Train Stop
80 American Legion Fish Fry/S'mores
81 Oswego Brewing Company