(courtesy Morton Arboretum)

This holiday season, get the family away from the electronics and spend some quality time doing things together.  Here are a few activities that you could do to create great memories.  Check your local area for more ideas!

Lights and Illumination Shows:

See the light show at the Franklin Square Holiday Festival & Electrical Spectacle Holiday Light Show  in Philidelphia, PA

See fabulous illumination at the Morton Arboretum

Check out Christmas traditions around the world at Chicago's  Museum of Science and Industry

Kids can make their own lantern in a workshop before before spending a magical evening with the zoos residents.  Lantern Magic, Chester Zoo, Cheshire, UK

Get in touch with nature by walking among Scotland's only Free-Range Reindeer herd.  Cairngorm Reindeer, Aviemore, Scotland.

Ice Skating:

Rothman Ice Rink at Dilworth Park, Philadelphia, PA
Panther Island Ice, Fort Worth, TX
Somerset House, Central London

Window Displays:

Take the family out one night to view the spectacular holiday window displays of Galaries Lafayette and Printemps along the Boulevard Hausmann, Paris, France

See the spectacular window display and animated film festival at Harrod's Department Store, London.

Check out the window displays at New York City's most notable department stores.


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