The free Magnificent Mile Lights Festival in Chicago kicks off at 11 a.m. today at Pioneer Court, 401 N. Michigan Ave., with holiday activities, including photos with Santa and performances on an outdoor stage. The free lighting procession, led by Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse, runs from 5:30 to 7 p.m. on Michigan Avenue from Oak Street to Wacker Drive. More than a million lights will be switched on.
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For a printable schedule of events, click here.