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Helping Families Make Memories at Christmas!

Dec 14, 2019 | Rockford, IL

 

First Free Rockford is hosting the fourth annual Christmas Traditions from 4 to 8 p.m. on Saturday, December 14. Each activity is designed to help families create new holiday traditions and memories while weaving the Christmas story into it all.  Don’t miss this great Christmas event!

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About Christmas Traditions

Christmas Traditions began as way to help Rockford, IL families make memories at Christmas, and over the last four years has become a tradition of its own.  Join us this year and enjoy FREE pictures with Santa, a petting zoo with real sheep, donkeys, and camels, an indoor snowball fight, and so much more!

Christmas Traditions Schedule

December 14th, 2019

3:45 Pm
Doors Open

Come on in and join the party!  Feel free to look around and find the activity you want to start with.

4:00 Pm
Event Begins

All activities open and are available from 4:00 PM – 8:00 PM

5:00 Pm
Stage Show

Sanctuary

Join us for a fun, interactive stage show for the whole family performed every hour on the hour.

6:00 Pm
Stage Show

Sanctuary

Join us for a fun, interactive stage show for the whole family performed every hour on the hour.

7:00 Pm
Stage Show

Sanctuary

Join us for a fun, interactive stage show for the whole family performed every hour on the hour.

7:45 pm
Santa Line Closes

Kid’s Lobby

The line to see Santa and have your picture taken will close at 7:45 PM to ensure everyone in line gets to Santa before the event ends at 8:00 PM.

8:00 PM
Event Ends

First Free Rockford

All activities will close down at 8:00 PM at which point the general public should begin exiting the building to it can be cleaned and closed.

Activities

What to do…

T-Shirt Printing
T-Shirt Printing

Buy a custom Rockford Art Deli T-Shirt

Cookie Decorating
Cookie Decorating

Decorate it. Eat it. Yum!

Children's Story Time
Children's Story Time

Children’s Christmas story read in traditional circle time style.

Pictures with Santa
Pictures with Santa

SANTA! Get a free pic with the big guy.

Petting Zoo
Petting Zoo

Take photos with a real camel, donkeys and sheep.

Snow Ball Fight
Snow Ball Fight

2,000 soft indoor snowballs!

Wagon rides
Wagon rides

Horse-drawn wagon rides to campfire with s’mores.

Stage Show
Stage Show

Shows every hour on the hour.

Activities

What to do…

Pictures with Santa
Pictures with Santa

SANTA! Get a free pic with the big guy.

Wagon Rides
Wagon Rides

Horse-drawn wagon rides to campfire with s’mores.

Petting Zoo
Petting Zoo

Take photos with a real camel, donkeys and sheep.

T-Shirt Printing
T-Shirt Printing

Buy a custom Rockford Art Deli T-Shirt

Stage Show
Stage Show

Shows every hour on the hour.

Children's Story Time
Children's Story Time

Children’s Christmas story read in traditional circle time style.

Snow Ball Fight
Snow Ball Fight

2,000 soft indoor snowballs!

Cookie Decorating
Cookie Decorating

Decorate it. Eat it. Yum!

Where It’s At

First Free Rockford
2223 N. Mulford Rd.
Rockford, IL 61107

First Free Rockford

This Event is Free, But It’s Just for One Day!

Don’t miss out on this FREE event to make memories with your family.

Get in Touch

Questions about Christmas Traditions?  Feel free to contact First Free Rockford by using the contact form.

Food Vendors

The following vendors will be onsite providing food to purchase throughout the night at Christmas Traditions.

The Olive Branch Greek Food Truck