If your kids have yet to meet with Santa Claus -- or perhaps they've thought of some additional toys they really need to tell him about since their last visit -- here's a list of spots where the man in red will be over the next two weeks. Please doublecheck Santa's hours and availability on the linked websites provided before heading out.
GENEVA: Santa's house in downtown Geneva is located on the corner of Third and James streets, next to the old Courthouse. His hours vary -- there are daytime and evening hours -- so take a look at this list before heading out. But in geenral, he'll be in his cottage on Saturdays and Sundays from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. through Dec. 22 and on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Visits are free, and make sure to bring your own camera!
ST. CHARLES: Santa's Cottage in downtown St. Charles is located on the redeveloped 1st Street Plaza. He'll be there on Saturdays and Sundays from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. through Dec. 22. Be sure to bring your own camera!
SYCAMORE: Santa and his elf visit with children in a house on the Courthouse lawn in downtown Sycamore on Route 64. His hours are Fridays from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m., Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Sundays from noon to 2 p.m. through Dec. 22. His "vacation home" has its own personal mailbox, so your kids can make sure he receives their wish list by delivering it personally, even if Santa isn't at home. Visits are free.