November 19-21, 2020
DUE TO COVID-19 ALL EVENTS ARE BEING DISCUSSED AND RE-ORGANIZED.
LOOK FOR MORE INFORMATION CLOSER TO THE EVENT.
SOME POSTED DETAILS REPRESENT THE ACTIVITIES PLANNED
IN PREVIOUS YEARS THAT ARE UNDER REVIEW.
Hometown Holidays has been a Rock Falls, IL tradition since 1987. It has taken place the weekend before Thanksgiving for nearly thirty years. It is local tradition that continues to grow in the hearts of our community. Each year is packed full of tradition, right alongside new events and festive fun. The smell of fresh pine, the sounds of laughter in the air, lights twinkling and friendly smiles along the streets, means it is time for Hometown Holidays in Rock Falls. Join us for a variety of unique activities for all ages, November 19th-21st.
HOMETOWN HOLIDAYS NOVEMBER 19-21
More information coming soon! Check back to see how your business, or group can be a part of the most magical time of year.
VOLUNTEERS WANTED: Help your community, earn credit for school, or help your business connect with the community. Call 815-625-4500 or email to learn about our volunteer opportunities.
Businesses: The Christmas walk is going to look different. Check back soon to learn how your business can participate in the magic this year. More details coming soon!
SPONSORS: Does your business want to help make Hometown Holidays magical for the community? Call 815-625-4500 or email to see how you can sponsors.
SHARE THE LOVE HOLIDAY GIVE AWAY
11/20 - 12/13
(More details for the public coming soon!)
We are so excited to announce a great new - safe - way to get customers to your store - - Share the Love Hometown Holidays Giveaway. You can advertise your hours/location, sales, and activities 11/20-12/13. (Keep it all touch free - or - make your attractions BIG (and safe). Think about what you would do for the Christmas Walk and work it into this event.) We're going to be giving away prizes to your customers/visitors for participating - BIG AWESOME PRIZES.
𝐖𝐄 𝐍𝐄𝐄𝐃 𝐘𝐎𝐔 𝐓𝐎 𝐂𝐇𝐄𝐂𝐊 𝐈𝐓 𝐎𝐔𝐓 & 𝐒𝐈𝐆𝐍 𝐔𝐏 𝐀𝐒𝐀𝐏! 𝐖𝐄 𝐖𝐈𝐋𝐋 𝐎𝐍𝐋𝐘 𝐑𝐔𝐍 𝐓𝐇𝐈𝐒 𝐏𝐑𝐎𝐆𝐑𝐀𝐌 𝐈𝐅 𝟏𝟓 𝐁𝐔𝐒𝐈𝐍𝐄𝐒𝐒𝐄𝐒 𝐑𝐄𝐆𝐈𝐒𝐓𝐄𝐑 𝐁𝐘 𝟏𝟎/𝟐𝟓.
LOVE LIGHT CEREMONY
Memorial lights are displayed on the Love Light Tree in Uptown Rock Falls every year to REMEMBER LOVED ONES LOST as a part of Hometown Holidays in Rock Falls.
YOUR LOVED ONE’S NAME REMEMBERED
- Read during the Love Light Ceremony 11/20 5:30pm, during the Hometown Holidays kick-off. This event will be live-streamed on Facebook.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
- Anyone from any community may be included.
- Names must be submitted by 11/14
YOUR $5 DONATION PROVIDES CHRISTMAS LIGHTS FOR THE CITY OF ROCK FALLS & THE LOVE LIGHT TREE & FLOWERS FOR CITY PLANTERS.
$1 additional processing fee for online purchases.