Downtown Oswego isn’t the only place to be this weekend for family holiday events. The Mason Square Merchants Association is also hosting its “Home for the Holidays” Christmas Walk at Mason Square. Here is a listing of the some of the activities:
Friday, Dec. 2
6 to 9 p.m. AmericInn Lodge and Suites will offer pictures with Santa Claus
Saturday, Dec. 3
9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Heartland Blood Center’s mobile coach will be located in Mason Square North across from Edward Jones. Contact Nancy at 630-551-0625 for an appointment. Walk-ins are welcome.
10:30 a.m. Line up for a parade with Santa and friends from Mason Square North to Mason Square
10:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. All-day activities include horse-drawn wagon rides, tractor-pulled hay rides, pony rides, the Great Chicago Kiddie Train, World’s Tallest Holiday Elf, Bednarcik Junior High Choir, Thompson Junior High Choir, story time with Mrs. Christmas, strolling holiday characters, holiday temporary tattoos, coloring contests, doggy goody bags, make and take peppermint Playdoh, body fat analysis and exercise demonstrations and the Walter and Connie Payton Toy Drive at Savvy Fashions. Also print out the passport attached to this article and shop Mason Square merchants for a chance to win more than $3,500 in prizes
11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Santa and Mrs. Claus will make an appearance at Culver’s
1 to 4 p.m. The WBIG AM1280 Radio Shopping Show will broadcast from AmericInn Lodge and Suites.
The following merchants are taking part in this event:
Alpha Cleaners, Jimmy John’s, AmericInn Lodge & Suites, LaPetite Academy, APS Beauty Supply, Louie’s Car Care, Baker Dental (Sherrie Baker DDS/Erika Krouth, DDS), Mason Wok, Old Second Bank, Culver’s Restaurant, Oswego Paint & Home Fashions, Doggy Day Spa, Oswego Animal Hospital, Domino’s Pizza, Renew Hair Salon, Edward Jones, Rondi’s Self Fitness, Fruitful Yield, Savvy Fashions & More, Gustafson Eye Care, Scoreboards Sports Pub & Grill, HRM Residential, State Farm and Huntington Learning Center