The Festival of Lessons and Carols
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A beloved Elmhurst College tradition, the Festival of Lessons and Carols bridges the season of Advent and Christmastide with nine Scriptural readings, interspersed with choral music, that tell the story of the birth of the Messiah.
Admission is free
190 S. Prospect, Elmhurst, IL 60126
There is a large parking lot along the north side of Alexander Boulevard, just north of Hammerschmidt Chapel.
Accessible ramp on north side of chapel leads down to lower level entrance. (Restrooms are on this level.) Inside the entrance is an elevator leading to the front of the audience area on the mainView more
Accessible ramp on north side of chapel leads down to lower level entrance. (Restrooms are on this level.) Inside the entrance is an elevator leading to the front of the audience area on the main floor.
Audience members using the accessible entrance may ask a companion or nearby person to present their ticket to any usher.
Limited parking near the chapel. If you can’t find an accessible spot, then briefly park your car near the ramp entrance to the accessible entrance, assist your friend, and then park your car in another spot.
Accessible listening system is available at the will-call table in the main entry. Audience members tell us that they hear the music fine, but the ALS helps them hear announcements from the stage.View less