The BMO Harris Bank Magnificent Mile Lights
When: Nov. 17
Times: Events and performers all day.
Lighting Procession at 5:30 p.m.
Where: North Michigan Avenue, from Oak Street to
Wacker Drive, Chicago
More info: themagnificentmile.com/events/lights-festival
When it comes to lighting up the holiday season, no one does it better than the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival. Between the one million twinkling lights, the nighttime parade and fireworks, and all-day concerts and activities, it's the perfect spot for families.
It also can be crowded and overwhelming, so a little pre-planning is in order. Joel Morales, marketing chair for the fest, offers a few insider tips for families heading out to the festival.
Liz DeCarlo is the former senior editor at Chicago Parent.
See more of Liz's stories here.
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