Photos by Eric Stauffer, Dark Horse Art Works
WHAT: Rock Spring Park’s annual Christmas Wonderland display
WHEN: 6 until 9 p.m. nightly, 5 p.m. on weekends, Nov. 28 through Dec. 28
WHERE: Rock Spring Park, 2116 College Ave., Alton
WHY: For more than 25 years, the “Grandpa Gang” has been the force behind the display, this year boasting nearly 3 million lights. For $7 donation per car or $1 per person for trolleys and other larger vehicles, guests can enter a world of Santas, holiday trees and more. Proceeds go to various local organizations. For information, visit www.christmaswonderlandofaltonil.net.