Sat., Nov. 30, 1 - 9 p.m.
The Parade of Lights marks the opening day of Snow Globe, where visitors of all ages can enjoy the beauty of the Orpheum Theatre in this winter wonderland immersive event.
Parade attendees and the public are invited to join in the merriment of Snow Globe featuring indoor sledding, holiday games, crafts, treats, visits with Kris Kringle (2-5 pm), and more! Bring your wish list for Santa and enjoy the sounds of the season floating through the glittery air.
Event pricing: Included with general admission to the museum.
Snow Globe Saturdays will continue on December 7th, 14th and 21st, from 1:00 to 5:00 p.m. Admission is $8 for individuals or $28 for a family of four and $3 for Orpheum Museum members. Discounts available for families whose income qualifies.
*NEW* JOLLY TROLLY RIDES (Dec. 7th & 14th, 1-5 pm). This 30-minute ride with take you from the Orpheum to Campustown and back and includes complimentary hot cocoa at Bossa Nova Cafe (1 E Main St, Champaign). Purchase tickets for Snow Globe Jolly Trolly by clicking the links (ONLINE ONLY):
Tue., Dec. 31, 10:30 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Our celebration is a family-friendly event for children to experience the New Year Drop with their family at noon rather than having to stay up until midnight. Noon Day Drop includes activities, music and entertainment from Crash Events, crazy hats, noisemakers, a countdown to the big moment, and a drop of more than 4000 balloons at the strike of noon
Event pricing: $8/person for non-members or $28 for a family of four and $3/person for Orpheum members. Discounts available for families whose income qualifies.