November 26, 2021
5:00 - 8:30pm
Downtown Glen Ellyn
Celebrate the holiday season as downtown Glen Ellyn comes alive with twinkling lights, decorated storefront windows in the theme of "Ring in the New Year", the sounds of Christmas, and Santa lighting the Christmas Tree.
Free Family Holiday Movies
Saturdays Thanksgiving - Christmas
Glen Art Theatre
540 Crescent Blvd., Glen Ellyn
November 27 - Arthur Christmas
Sponsored by: Hilary Harvanek, Realtor
December 4 - Elf
Sponsored by: Marvelous Minds
December 11 - Polar Express
Sponsored by: Saylor & Murphy Orthodontics
December 18 - The Dr. Seuss Grinch
Sponsored by: The Law Offices of Lofgren & Wentworth, P.C.
Thank You to Our Sponsors
Shop Local Glen Ellyn
- Black Friday - November 26
- Shop Small Saturday-November 27
- Cyber Monday - November 29
- Giving Tuesday - November 30
- Corporate Holiday Gifts & Events
- Shop Small Saturday, November 27th- For every dollar spent at a small business, about 67 cents STAYS in the local community. Celebrate the holidays by shopping at local retailers & eating from local restaurants. This is also the same day as Polar Plaza Kick Off.
- Cyber Monday, November 29th- Shop local from your home.
- Giving Tuesday, November 30th – A global day of giving, kicks off the charitable season while many are focused on the hustle and bustle of holiday shopping.The Non-Profits of Glen Ellyn support us. Let's please support our Non-Profits!
Glen Ellyn Polar Plaza Pop-Up Skating Rink
Nov 24-Feb 21
Letters To Santa Mailbox
Located on the N/E corner of Main St. & Crescent Blvd.
Provided by Glen Ellyn Chamber of Commerce
Sponsored by Village of Glen Ellyn
2021 Holiday Windows "Ring in the New Year"
Who has the most decorated windows? Come and view the Holiday Windows in Downtown Glen Ellyn. The 2021 Window Theme is "Ring in the New Year."
Windows will be judged on Wednesday, November 24.
- Best Overall
- Best Interpretation of Theme
- Best Representation of Business
- Best Children's Theme
- 3 X Honorable Mention
Need a Gift for the Holiday?
Shopping in Glen Ellyn fosters a thriving, vibrant community for everyone to enjoy. Glen Ellyn Chamber Member Gift Checks are perfect for the holidays. For every dollar spent at a small business, about 67 cents STAYS in the local community. Celebrate the holidays by shopping at local retailers & eating from local restaurants. Shop Local!