City of Chicago 100th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony and UL Santa House
50 W. Washington St.
Hours: Performances: 5 p.m.; Tree Lighting: 6 p.m. Nov. 26; Santa House: 6-8 p.m. Nov. 27; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 28; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. Friday-Sunday Nov. 29-Dec. 20; 11 a.m.-8 p.m. daily Dec. 21-23; 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Dec. 24. Visit website to confirm dates and times
Watch the Daley Plaza tree light, along with live performances and holiday music, followed by fireworks. Visit Santa's House from Thanksgiving to Christmas Eve.