ELMHURST – Despite bad weather cancelling the Hometown Holiday Block Party Dec. 1, the Elmhurst City Centre has two other family-friendly holiday events in downtown Elmhurst in the weeks to come.
On Dec. 8 and Dec. 15, locals are invited to York Theatre's free showing of "Elf" and "It's a Wonderful Life," respectively. There wil be free elf hats for children on Dec, 8, and a special gift for them on Dec. 15.
Doors will open at 9 a.m., and the movie each Saturday will begin at 9:30 a.m., according to event announcements on the Elmhurst City Centre's website. Santa visits on each day will take place from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the City Centre Fountain Plaza, 147 N. York St.
Both movies have a PG rating.