Christmas in the Valley
1111 E. Schaumburg Road
Cost: $8 family, $2 person, kids 3 and under free.
Hours: Noon-4 p.m. Dec. 7-8, 2013.
See how German-American farm families in 19th century Schaumburg celebrated Christmas with traditional foods, simple homemade gifts and a continuation of their daily farm chores. Meet a traditional St. Nicholas and enjoy a cup of soup by the fireplace at the log cabin. The day will include refreshments, holiday treats, cookie decorating for the kids and craft activities.