• Book now for the Holidays!

    Take time to celebrate the holidays with family, friends or co-workers! Reserve a date for your private holiday event at Garden Terrace Banquets and mention booking code 030 to receive $50 your booking. We offer a variety of menu selections or you can customize a special package for your party needs. We also have a bar package available for your group. 

    Call us today at (847) 228-3524.

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  • Breakfast with Santa

    Share the Holiday Spirit with Mr. and Mrs. Claus with a picture with Santa and his Misses before an enjoyable family breakfast! Two seatings are available. Register both child and parent for the time you prefer. Registered children will enjoy breakfast, a picture with Santa, and receive a gift. Our senior crafters have a host of handmade holiday items to help you check names off your Christmas list. Tickets will not be sold at the door. Be sure to register early, seating is limited!

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  • Annual Holiday Bazaar

    Visit our holiday bazaar Dec 6 from 9am to 2pm and Dec 7 from 9am to Noon and pick up some special holiday gifts. Our bazaar features homemade treasures including: handcrafted items, jewelry, ceramics, crafts, quilted and crocheted items. We will also have a full meal concession and Grandma's bake sale. Find additional holiday bargains in our gift shop. Grand raffle prize is a beautiful hand-quilted comforter. All proceeds support our Adult Center.

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  • Santa's Story Time

    Join us December 9 at 6pm in the Garden Terrace Room for a magical evening! There will be exciting holiday entertainment on stage, Mrs. Claus will share her favorite stories, children's crafts, hot chocolate, rides on the Carousel and best of all, children can meet and get a picture taken with Santa! Purchase tickets at the customer service counter by December 8 for a discounted rate of $5 child / $3 adult. Tickets purchased at the door are $7 child / $5 adult.

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  • Santa at Jumps n Jiggles

    Visit with Santa and his elves on Friday, December 12 at Jumps n' Jiggles. Santa will only be available from 11am to 1pm. Children can make a craft, eat a snack, hear a story, play in the Jumps n' Jiggles playground and take unlimited rides on the Carousel! 

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  • Spin-O-Thon

    Pedal with purpose to support the Elk Grove Park Foundation Scholarship Program. Ride for an hour or longer on Sat., Dec. 13 from 7am - 2pm. Register as a team or an individual. Collect donations in advance or from Pavilion patrons during the event. Get a great work out and have fun while supporting local families in need. Call (847)228-3493 today to register.
     

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  • Holiday Extravaganza

    The Holiday Extravaganza at Garden Terrace Banquets returns on Sat., Dec 13 from 9am to 3pm! Purchase great gifts from our vendors for your holiday shopping needs. There will be crafters along with our favorite home sales companies showing their wonderful products. Stop by and see all they have to offer. Admission is free to the public. Call 847-228-3524 for questions.

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  • Snowflake Swim

    The Pavilion Aquatics Center will transform into the North Pole for a day the entire family won't forget. Received and fill up an event card with games and activities throughout the Swim. After the card is full, receive a holiday prize bag from under the Aquatics Tree! Activities include: Tie-Dye Snowflake Swim T-shirt station, Santa Slalom Obstacle Course, Wreath Inner Tube Races, and Stocking Stuffer Shuffle. Adults register with your child. Child fee includes t-shirt and prize bag.

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  • Art & Music Showcase

    The 6th annual Art & Music Showcase comes to Garden Terrace Banquets on Tue., Dec 16 at 6pm! This showcase highlights all of the students who have worked diligently overt he fall season to grow artistically and/or musically. Families of participants are invited to a reception the same evening. Artwork will be displayed along with a short recital from current music students. Light refreshments will be served. Call 847-690-1184 for more information.

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  • Big Band Live Music Night

    Join us for a lively, entertaining evening at Garden Terrace Banquets during Big Band Live Music Nights! Listen to Switch Time Jazz group perform fun, upbeat jazz and move to the music on the dance floor! The ambiance of the banquet room is fantastic with a cash bar and delicious treats. Big Band Live Music Nights are held every first Thursday of the month from 7-9pm. If you love jazz, dancing or listening to the music of a talented band; you are sure to enjoy this entertaining evening.

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  • Jr. High Teen Dances

    Teens in grades 6-8 enjoy an entertaining night DJ music, dancing, basketball, contests, and more! Discounted passes for the dance are available and must be purchased in advance.

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  • Open Gym Pickleball

    Now offering Pickleball as a part of Open Gym! Pickleball combines tennis, badminton and ping pong for a fun game. Played on a low-net badminton court, Pickleball is played with a perforated plastic baseball similar to a whiffleball and composite paddles. The game is EASY for beginners to learn and can develop into a quick, fast-paced, competitive game for experienced players. Currently running through November! Free for Pavilion Fitness members.

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