Galena's Main Street is magical this time of the year with special events and
holiday happenings every weekend from Thanksgiving through Christmas.
OLD-FASHIONED CHRISTMAS WEEKENDS November 29 through December 14, 2013
Celebrate the holiday season at one of Galena's old-fashioned events or holiday
gatherings. Relax with a stroll down Galena's Main Street adorned in its holiday
finest from garlands of lights and festive greens to shops brimming witih unique
gifts. Linger and relax at a one of Galena's finest restaurants to enjoy
some time together.
SANTA & LIGHTING OF TREE November 30, 2013
Visit with Santa and sign his book. Enjoy gift bags, hot cocoa, chestnuts roasting on an open fire and carolers.
HOLIDAY SHOPPING December 2013
Galena's art galleries, specialty shops and boutiques offer one-of-a-kind items ideal for gift-giving. From designer handbags
and handmade jewelry to imported chocolates and local wines, shop in Galena to find the perfect gift for everyone on your holiday list.
LUMINARIA & LIVING WINDOWS December 14, 2013
Stroll down Main Street and watch the storefront windows come alive. Wonder at the magic of Luminaria,
one of the most beautiful and romantic nights of the year in Galena when thousands of candle luminarias
trace Galena's hillsides, streets and parks. Traditionally on this night carolers meander from dining
room on dining room on Main Street singing festive songs.
SPECIAL HOLIDAY MENUS December 26, 2013-January 1, 2014
For one week only, One Eleven Main, Vinny Vanucchi’s “Little Italy”
and Frank O'Dowd's Irish Pub & Grill are offering special holiday menus. Developed by their
culinary teams, these menus featuring creative holiday cuisine are available for a very limited time period.
Make a reservation today at one of Galena's finest family of restaurants for an unforgettable holiday dining experience.