FOREST CITY | Forest City’s annual holiday open house and Christmas tree lighting is scheduled for Monday, Nov. 27.

The open house will be held from 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. at the Forest City Chamber of Commerce, 145 Clark St. There will be holiday treats and a drawing for $25 in “Forest City Bucks,” and an appearance by Santa Claus.

The tree lighting will follow at 5:15 at the Winnebago County courthouse square. The ceremony includes Christmas music by the Waldorf University choir and students from Forest City Elementary School, and entertainment by the BrickStreet Theatre troupe.

The event is sponsored by the Forest City Chamber of Commerce, Grow Forest City, and the Forest City Summit.

Call the Chamber at (641) 585-2092 for more information.