FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Kristin Trehearne Lane
Loyola University Chicago to Co-Host Community Winter Festival
Polar Palooza to Feature Crafts, Activities, Local Vendors, and Live Music
To kick off the holiday season, Loyola University Chicago, Rogers Park Business Alliance, and Alderman Joe Moore of the 49th Ward are co-hosting the inaugural Polar Palooza, a two-day outdoor winter festival, at Loyola’s Lake Shore Campus for Chicago’s north side.
Attendees of all ages can enjoy food from local restaurants, live music, face painting, holiday cookie decorating, a cocoa bar, character meet-and-greets, shopping with local vendors, and more.
In place of event admission, attendees are encouraged to donate canned food items benefitting Edgewater’s Care for Real Food Pantry. Activity tickets will be available for $5 per person and will provide access to crafts, ice skating on a synthetic rink, and unlimited holiday movies at the local cinema, The New 400 Theaters.
For more information on Polar Palooza, visit LUC.edu/communityrelations.
Saturday, December 6
Noon – 10 p.m.
Sunday, December 7
Noon – 9 p.m.
The Loyola Plaza
6550 N. Sheridan Road
Chicago, IL 60626
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