Local Thanksgiving Events for Oswego, Ill.
Turkey time is fast approaching! Check out these events happening around Oswego, Ill (a suburb southwest of Chicago) and celebrate with the community. Let the festivities commence!
Saturday, November 12
Gobbler Hobbler –
Where: Fox Chase Elementary School – 260 Fox Chase Dr N, Oswego, Ill.
What: 10k race around the Oswegoland on a USATF certified course. Race will be chip-timed and runners will be treated to walking pancakes after the run.
Cost: 10K Pre-Registered, $25 /10K Race Day, $35 /1 Mile, $15
Contact: http://www.oswegolandparkdistrict.org/Events/Gobbler-Hobbler.htm — Sign up on website
Thanksgiving Eve, Wednesday, Nov. 23
Ecumenical Worship Mass –
Where: Oswego Presbyterian Church – 1976 State Route 25, Oswego, Ill.
When: 7:00 p.m.
What: A mass to celebrate being thankful for the upcoming season.
Contact: 630-554-8194 or [email protected]opchurch.org
Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, Nov. 24
Thanksgiving Day Workout –
Where: Oswegoland Park District Civic Center and Aquatic Park -5 Ashlawn Avenue, Montgomery, Ill.
When: 8:30a.m. – 9:45a.m.
What: Burn some extra calories before the feast! This high energy class is team taught and includes a variety of workout styles; cardio, aerobics, kickboxing, toning, yoga, and more! Modifications given as needed, class is appropriate for all levels.
Contact: 630-554-1010or [email protected]oswegolandpd.org
McDonald’s Thanksgiving Day Parade
Where: State Street, Chicago, Ill.
When: 8:00a.m. – 11:00a.m.
What: Sponsored by McDonald’s and featuring characters like Ronald McDonald, Santa Claus and a cast of over a thousand, the 78th parade down State Street in Chicago will commence at 8:00a.m. Whether your feet are tapping to the beat of the bands, gazing at the parade balloons or waving to the performers it is great fun for the entire family.
Black Friday Sales, Friday, Nov. 25
This is a list of local and popular stores in the Oswegoland area and their opening hours on Black Friday for your convenience.
Kohl’s – Midnight on Thanksgiving
J.C. Penney – 4:00 a.m.
Target – 4:00a.m.
Wal-Mart – Midnight on Thanksgiving
Meijer – Does not close on Thanksgiving. New sales start at 6:00a.m.
Best Buy – Midnight on Thanksgiving
Gamestop – Midnight on Thanksgiving
K-Mart – 5:00a.m.
Old Navy – Midnight on Thanksgiving