CHICAGO (CBS) — Holiday shopping was as festive as could be this Black Friday night on Oak Street right off the Mag Mile.
Santa and Mrs. Claus headed to Oak Street Friday night to help switch on a new light display along the popular shopping district, between Rush Street and Michigan Avenue.READ MORE: Chicago Weather: Winter Weather Advisory Remains In Some Areas; Lake Effect Snow Lingers
More than 100,000 white lights were set up on the more than 40 trees and light poles on the block. The choreographed lights blink, fade, and shimmer in time with ambient holiday music that plays along the street, according to the organization Oak Street Chicago.READ MORE: Northwestern Medicine Study Gives Clues About How Long COVID-19 Symptoms Can Linger
The show was created by Illuminight Lighting, which has also designed and set up the ZooLights Festival at Lincoln Park Zoo for more than 10 years.MORE NEWS: 2 Men Seriously Injured After Shooting In Roseland
Shoppers can enjoy the light show, called Oak Street Illuminations, every day from 11 a.m. until 9 p.m.