Christmas Traditions

November 27 - December 24, 2015

It's the most wonderful time of the year, but instead of pushing through crowds this black friday spend it on Main Street.  A place where the typical hustle and bustle of the holiday season melts away, and allows you to enjoy the yuletide sights, sounds, and magic of yesteryear. 

Festival Attractions

CHESTNUT ROASTERS
Between the 700 and 800 blocks of South Main Street - next to the Daniel Boone statue

GINGERBREAD CONTEST
November 18 - 22
Main Street Church - 116 North Main Street

GINGERBREAD VILLAGE
November 27 - December 20
Fridays - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM
Saturdays - 11:00 AM to 9:00 AM
Sundays - 12:00 PM (noon) to 5:00 PM
Main Street Church - 116 North Main Street


HOLIDAY KISSING BALL
Kister Park Gazebo - 400 block of South Main Street

SANTA'S COTTAGE
Opening Day, November 27 - 12:00 PM (noon) to 5:00 PM and 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM
Fridays - 6:30 PM to 9:00 PM

Saturdays - 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM
Sundays - 12:00 PM (noon) to 5:00 PM

KATY Depot in Frontier Park - 500 South Riverside Drive

CHRISTMAS TRADITIONS PHOTO STOPS

Everyone enjoys the chance to collect their favorite characters' trading card while visiting the festival.  Now you have the opportunity to be the star of your own personal card.  Step into one of our oversized trading cards and bring out your inner "character".  Grab a camera, strike a pose, and enjoy a one-of-a-kind souvenir to remember your visit to Saint Charles.

TRADING CARDS

Each holiday figures share their stories in the form of a trading card featuring their image and a small bit of Christmas history. Children love collecting these special cards as cherished tradition of festival. See how many you can collect while you are in town!

 

Take a look at previous years at Christmas Traditions: