The Eli’s Cheesecake Company has many ways celebrate this holiday season. Last night, Dec. 8 between the hours of 5-7pm CST, Eli’s Cheesecake, located on 6701 W. Forest Preserve Drive, hosted it’s annual Holiday Open House. The open house consisted of many activities such as spin-and-win wheel where guests were able to win some Eli’s exclusive merchandise, cheesecake decorating, where guests were able to decorate their own free slice of cheesecake, a cheesecake buffet where guests were able to sample a variety of cheesecakes, a live DJ playing holiday music, raffles, a selfie-booth, gift wrapping, and store-wide sales.

Here’s a re-cap of last night:



The Holiday Open House is just the beginning of Eli’s holiday fun. Here are some other big events coming up:

1.) Dock Sale and Cafe Shopping & Entertainment – Dec. 12th, 9am-1pm (Dock); 9am-5pm (Store)

Customers can shop the dock for Eli’s biggest and last dock sale of the year. It will be held at Eli’s Cheesecake World and customers can expect some unbelievable sale prices. Cheesecakes ranging from the signature Original Plain to the Holiday Sampler make the perfect holiday gift or for any other occasion. Customers can also expect some live entertainment with a DJ Playing some holiday tunes to get them in the spirit. The dock sale takes place at Eli’s shipping dock at 6701 W. Forest Preserve Drive, Chicago, as well as in the cafe.

In addition to the dock sale, there will be a special book signing for The Eli’s Cheesecake Cookbook featuring authors Chef Diana Moles, Chef Jolene Worthington and Maureen Schulman from 10am-1pm.

2.) In Store Dock Sale and Activities in the Cafe – Dec. 19th, 9am-5pm

It’s the last Saturday before Christmas, and Eli’s Cheesecake wants to help everyone get their desserts in time and at affordable prices. Customers who shop at the in-store dock sale can expect special sale prices, demonstrations by Eli’s Pastry Chefs of “Finishing Touches” from Eli’s Cheesecake Cookbook, and some great holiday cheer, of course.

Click here to get a full list of in-store events and specials for the month of December.

Eli’s Holiday Store Hours:

Extended Hours (8am-7pm) on December 8th & December 23rd

Shortened Hours (8am-3pm) on December 24th & December 31st

Closed All Day on December 25th & January 1st