Event calendar

Campfire, Carols and Chestnuts

Event information

Date: Saturday, December 16, 2023

Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m.

Fee: Free!

Age: All ages.

Contact: 815-722-9301

Location: Isle a la Cache Museum

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A campfire at night. Photo via Shutterstock

Event details

Enjoy the festive season like they would have back in the day by a cozy campfire with friends and family. Enjoy hot cider or hot chocolate and try your hand at roasting chestnuts. Stroll around the island for an optional starlit hike or hang back by the fire, where caroling will take place.

Event requirements

Registration required by Thursday, Dec. 14: 815-722-9301.


Feel free to bring camp chairs and blankets. Meet at the amphitheater.

Outdoor activities will take place on natural surfaces across uneven terrain, walking up to 0.3 miles. Anyone who requires an auxiliary aid or service to participate in this program should mention their request when registering or submit a request online no later than 48 hours before the program.