Miracle on Main Street

Tree Lighting and much more...

Join us from 3-6:30 pm on Saturday, December 7th in downtown Lake Zurich for our Miracle on Main Street event. This special evening includes a visit from Santa Claus and is sure to be a memorable event for your child. 

Featuring a beautiful 35 foot tree that will be on display for the holiday season, an opportunity to meet Santa and his reindeer along with entertainment by Lake Zurich High School’s Bare Voices & Blue Notes Show Choir, Peace Lutheran Bell Choir, a DJ and the Academy of Performing Arts.  There will be children’s crafts, reindeer, sleigh rides, adult beverages, and food vendors. Hot cocoa provided by the Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce and hot cider provided by the Lions Club. 

Miracle on Main Street is sponsored by the Village of Lake Zurich, Lake Zurich Area Chamber of Commerce, Lake Zurich Lions Club, Lake Zurich Tire and Auto Inc., Moore Orthodontics, Grand Dental and Prairieland Disposal. Get there early as the annual Lake Zurich Lions Club Candy Cane Hunt begins in Lions Park as Miracle on Main Street begins at 3 pm in Lions Park

Location: Downtown Lake Zurich, Rotary Park, 7 E. Main Street 

2024 Miracle on Main Street

Candy Cane Hunt at the Lion’s Den 

Come one, come all to the Candy Cane Hunt at Miracle on Main Street. 

The Lion’s Club of Lake Zurich invites parents, families, and friends to enjoy an afternoon of holiday celebration at Lion’s Park (81 E. Main Street), Lake Zurich, Illinois from 2:00 p.m. – 6:00 p.m.

Participate in the Annual Candy Cane Hunt for children and adults! Hunt times: 3 year olds and younger at 3:00 p.m., 4-6 year olds at 3:20 p.m., 7-12 year olds at 3:45 p.m., and adults at 4:15 p.m. Prizes will be awarded.

The cheerful atmosphere will be filled with the sounds of holiday favorites as our professional DJ *Sparkle* (Kim Kuhn-Amling) provides audience participation games and dance contests with prizes awarded. 

Enjoy the delicious taste of warm apple cider, reindeer punch, and homemade cookies. The Lions will be drawing the winners of their meat raffle beginning at 4 p.m., 4:30 p.m., 5:00 p.m. and 5:30 p.m. Proceeds from the meat raffle support the Lions Scholarship Fund.

Make sure to arrive early avoiding lines at the brightly decorated photo op area! family and friends can gather around for complimentary family photos. 

Make sure you don’t miss out on a traditional visit to Santa’s house and enjoy special memory-making for all ages.

Again, we recommend that you arrive early and stay as long as you like to enjoy all that the Lake Zurich Lions Club and its volunteers have provided for our community!

If you have questions about the Candy Cane Hunt, please contact the Lake Zurich Lions Club at 847-796-0501.

Location: Lake Zurich Lion’s Den 81 E. Main Street

Entertainment Stage

All are performing at the stage located at the intersection of Old Rand Road & Main Street

Sleigh Ride

Event Sponsors

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Crowd at Miracle on Main
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Please contact Marisa Boynton or call 847.540.5068 to request a sponsorship package or discuss sponsorship opportunities.

Volunteer At This Event

We can always use some extra Santa’s helpers to assist in making our event a memorable, holiday experience for the families. Consider taking a shift assisting with Santa, his reindeer, sleigh rides, or beer sales.  No prior experience is required.  Signup online