December 11 2022, 5:00pm

Bethalto Christmas Village 2022

Bethalto Christmas Village 2022

Bethalto Arboretum

E. Central St.
Bethalto, Illinois 62010

  • Admission: Admission to both parks is free, donations appreciated
  • Time: 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM

Celebrate Christmas with a stroll through the Arboretum in Bethalto, with lighted trees, glass cottages, wire art, a nativity, and much more!! Stop by and see Mr. and Mrs. Claus and mail your letter to Santa from the park!

Bethalto Central Park has a paved path and is open November 27 & 28, December 4, 5, 11, 12, 18 & 19 from 5-8 PM. See the beautiful lights throughout the park as you make your way to the Arboretum. Purchase the makings for a smore and keep warm by the fire! Visit the live nativity and children can ride through the park on the barrel train! Vendor booths will be open for shopping selling art and crafts, food, and more!

Bethalto Christmas Village is a free, family-fun event designed to share the Spirit of Christmas throughout the community and region. Created for all ages, by all ages, Bethalto Christmas Village embodies the cooperation of the residents, businesses, churches, civic organizations, and village officials to create an amazing Christmas experience!

Upcoming Dates

  • Sunday, December 11 2022
  • Monday, December 12 2022
  • Sunday, December 18 2022
  • Monday, December 19 2022


Bethalto Arboretum, adjacent to Central Park, is approximately 2.5 acres. The arboretum was dedicated October 15, 1966. It contains more than 150 species of trees and other plant life that can be…
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