Get Special Offers on Holiday Lighting Events

ComEd again partners with local organizations this holiday season to provide residents with discounts on area attractions. Each year, ComEd coordinates special offers so ComEd customers and other local residents can enjoy special events through the end of the year.

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ComEd is a presenting sponsor of Illumination, an outdoor event on a one-mile, gently rolling paved path with interactive, 100% LED lighting displays. See dazzling projections, trees that respond to touch and sound, and vivid colors throughout. To redeem the buy one, get one ticket free offer, go to and mention discount code COMED2015.

  • Offer valid November 20 through 25, December 1 through 18, and December 28, 2015 through January 2, 2016.
  • Closed Thanksgiving Day, Christmas Eve, Christmas Day, and the following Mondays: November 23, November 30, December 7 and December 14.
  • Hours of operation: doors open at 5p.m., last entry at 8:30p.m., lights out at 9:30p.m.
  • For more information, visit

Chicago Botanic Garden hosts its annual Wonderland Express presented by ComEd, with 750,000 lights illuminating the entrance of this 100% LED exhibition. Tour the magical landscape of model railroads winding through Chicago landmarks. Redeem buy one, get one free admission voucher at the Visitor Center Information Desk.

  • Offer valid November 27-January 3
  • Closed December 25
  • For more information on exhibits, tickets and hours visit

A month-long, holiday season extravaganza, ComEd presents 'Twas the Month Before Christmas at the Rialto Square Theatre in Joliet. Bid on an array of decorated Christmas wreaths, view a family movie, take part in a Teddy Bear Tea and visit Santa’s Workshop, delight in holiday concerts and enjoy numerous special events scheduled throughout the month.

  • Dates of operation: November 25-December 20
  • Discounted customer offers and free events
  • For more information on activities, visit

Come revel in the wonderment of dazzling light displays at the Lincoln Park Zoo and take part in various activities all throughout the park grounds. Admission to ZooLights is always FREE! Be sure to visit ComEd for fun giveaways on Friday evenings December 4, 11, 18 and January 1.

  • Dates of operation: Nov. 27-29, Dec. 4-6, 11-23, 26-31 and Jan. 1-3
  • Hours: 4:30p.m.-10p.m.
  • For more information, visit

Chicagoland's largest lights festival, Holiday Magic at Brookfield Zoo features over one million LED lights. Indoor exhibits remain open for viewing of animals. Guests can take part in singing to animals and special Zoo Chats. Employees can redeem the buy one, get one free admission voucher at the entry gate.

Please visit the community events webpage to view upcoming events and workshops.