A Look At The 106-Year Tradition Of The Chicago Tree-Lighting CeremonyThe tradition of an official Chicago Christmas tree goes back more than a century, but only in the past four years has it involved a single large tree mounted in Millennium Park.
City’s Official Christmas Tree Will Be Moving To Millennium ParkThe city’s official Christmas tree will move to Millennium Park this year after a 48-year run at Daley Plaza, but first city officials have to find one.
Elgin Woman's Blue Spruce Selected As Chicago Christmas TreeThe nearly 70-foot tall tree on Donna Atkinson’s property in Elgin dwarfs her tiny one-story house, so she figured donating it to the city of Chicago would be the perfect inexpensive way to remove it.
Best Places To Cut Down Your Own Christmas Tree Near ChicagoThere is nothing like a real Christmas tree that exudes the scent of pine throughout your home during the holidays. This year, instead of just taking your family to a standard nursery, take them to cut down their very own.