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Who-Ville Holiday Fun & Photo-Op – December 9

Step into Who-Ville for a Whimsical Evening at Algonquin Commons!

This December, Algonquin Commons is transforming into a slice of Who-Ville for an evening of merriment, treats, and picture-perfect memories. We’re excited to invite you and your family to “Who-Ville Holiday Fun & Photo-Ops,” an event where the magic of the holidays comes to life!

Join us on December 9th from 5 pm to 7 pm on the Guest Services Patio for an enchanting experience with some of your favorite characters from the beloved holiday tale. Get ready to strike a pose with the Grinch, whose heart has grown three sizes for this special occasion, and the ever-sweet Cindy-Lou Who. But that’s not all — North Pole Santa will also be joining us, ready to listen to holiday wishes and smile for photos.

Capture the moment with these iconic characters and make sure to grab a complimentary glow cone cotton candy, a dazzling treat that lights up the night with its whimsical glow. Warm up with a cup of hot chocolate as you revel in the holiday spirit and create lasting memories with your loved ones.

Don’t miss out on this extraordinary holiday event, tailor-made for families and fans of all ages. Bring your holiday smiles and your camera, and let’s celebrate the season with the warmth and whimsy that only Algonquin Commons can offer. See you in Who-Ville!

Shopper Appreciation Food Truck

This holiday season, Algonquin Commons is expressing our gratitude to you, our cherished shoppers, with the coziest and most delightful of traditions! Join us for the “Sweet Treat & Hot Chocolate Shopper Appreciation Food Truck” event, a recurring celebration designed to add a dash of warmth to your holiday hustle and bustle.

Mark your calendars for the mornings of November 24th, 25th, December 2nd, 9th, and 16th, from 9:30 am to 11:30 am, and let the rich aroma of hot chocolate guide you to the food truck parked conveniently near the Guest Services Patio. It’s our way of saying “Thank You” for making Algonquin Commons your shopping destination this holiday season.

Indulge in a complimentary cup of steaming hot chocolate, crafted from premium ingredients, to warm your hands and heart. And what pairs better with hot chocolate than a sweet treat? Each cup comes with a delectable confection, a perfect complement to your decadent drink.

As you sip and savor, stroll through our open-air mall, where the holiday spirit is in full swing. With every store decked out in festive décor and holiday deals aplenty, you’re sure to find the perfect gifts for everyone on your list.

Whether you’re kicking off your holiday shopping or crossing off the last few items, our Sweet Treat & Hot Chocolate Shopper Appreciation Food Truck is here to enhance your shopping experience. It’s a gesture of our heartfelt appreciation for your patronage and a reminder of the joyous moments we can share in the community.

We look forward to welcoming you on these special mornings. Let’s make this holiday season the sweetest one yet at Algonquin Commons!

Holiday Pop-up Fun – December 15

As the holiday season twinkles to life, Algonquin Commons is thrilled to present a day of enchantment and joy with our “Holiday Pop-Up Fun” event! Gather your loved ones and join us on Friday, December 15th, from 11 am to 7 pm, for an unforgettable day filled with the magic of the season.

Upon your arrival, let the holiday spirit guide you to the Guest Services Patio — your first stop for all the merry details and in-store location information you’ll need to dive into the festivities. From there, embark on a whimsical journey through our stores, each a wonderland of crafts and holiday cheer.

Get creative with in-store crafts tailored for all ages, where you can create ornaments, festive decorations, or even personalize your holiday cards. Then, be whisked away by the melodies of classic holiday songs as they fill the air, setting the soundtrack for an idyllic winter’s day at Algonquin Commons.

Gather around for storytime, where tales of holiday lore will ignite imaginations with the timeless charm of the season’s best stories. And for a touch of whimsy, visit our “Letters to Santa” booth where none other than the Grinch and Cindy Lou will be greeting guests! They’re on their best behavior, ready to help you pen a letter to Santa that’s sure to stand out.

But that’s not all — our Holiday Pop-Up Fun is the perfect chance to find those special gifts for your loved ones with our array of shops offering holiday deals and treasures. Make a day of it, shop, play, and revel in the holiday atmosphere that only Algonquin Commons can offer.

Santa Claus at Tap House Grill – December 10

A Festive Day with Santa at Algonquin Commons!

Get ready for a heartwarming holiday event that’s sure to become a cherished memory for your family! Algonquin Commons invites you to a special celebration featuring the jolliest guest of all—Santa Claus himself!

Join us on Sunday, December 10th, at the lively Tap House Grill, nestled in the heart of our open-air shopping haven. This unique event offers not just one, but two opportunities to capture the magic of the season. Choose between two time slots, either 11:30 am to 1:00 pm or 2:00 pm to 3:30 pm, to meet and take photos with Santa in a cozy, festive setting.

While waiting for your turn to whisper your holiday wishes to Santa, we’ve got plenty of merriment lined up to keep the little ones entertained. Imagine the delight on their faces as they construct and decorate their very own gingerbread houses, a perfect keepsake from a day filled with joy. And for those sweet tooths, there will be plenty of holiday goodies to go around!

Remember to mark your calendars for this enchanting event. We can’t wait to see you at Algonquin Commons, where the holiday spirit is always in the air! Come for the fun, stay for the shopping, and make memories that will last a lifetime. Happy Holidays!

Please call & make a reservation at 847-429-2790 to guarantee availability.