November 30, 2023

The Western Connection at Dickens on the Square
Time: 7:00 PM
Location: Macomb Arts Center
MidAmerica National Bank
Clock Tower Community Bank
Description: The Western Connection will be all over the square this upcoming weekend for Macomb's Dickens on the Square event!

McDonough District Hospital Foundation's Festival of Trees takes place at the Macomb Arts Center located on the east side of Macomb's downtown square. Each decorated with a different theme, there are numerous Christmas trees on display for visitors to view. The Western Connection's tree, "Nuts for 'Necks," includes just a portion of an extensive locally owned nutcracker collection.

Event Days & Times
Friday, Dec. 1, 4-8 pm
Saturday, Dec. 2, 9 am - 4 pm
Sunday, Dec. 3, Noon - 4 pm
Monday, Dec. 4, 9 am - Noon

Typically, The Western Connection can be visited at Macomb's train station but for this Friday & Saturday, come shop with us on the square!
On Friday, Dec. 1, from 5:30-8 pm, a pop-up shop will be located at MidAmerica National Bank. Located on the northeast corner of the square, the bank is allowing the shop to be set up inside their front lobby area. A variety of gifts will be available including items made by alumni, students and departments.

On Saturday, Dec. 2, from 10 am - noon, the shop will be set up as a part of the Children's Shopping Mall inside the Clock Tower Community Bank. This event allows area children to shop for the special people on their lists. With the help of a personal shoppers, they can shop at multiple vendors in one location!

Come out this weekend to Dickens on the Square and kick off your holiday season!
Contact Information:
 Sally Adams
 Phone: 309-333-4010
Source: Public Events

Western Illinois University
1 University Circle * Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: 309/298-1414 * E-mail
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