2007 marks the 14th year that Mickey and Minnie came to Chicago
to lights the millions of lights on the Magnificent Mile. Here Mickey and Minnie
test the lights in Water Tower Park. It was at the Water Tower in 1958 that this
holiday tradition first started. The Magnificent Mile Lights Festival is on
Saturday, November 17th.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

The Happiness Club join Mickey and Minnie for a photo after performing several holiday carols that will be part of the World’s Largest Holiday Carol at the Magnificent Mile Lights Festival

 

 

 

 

 

 

Fox 32 Anchor Tammie Souza joins the Happiness Club in decorating slices of Eli’s Cheesecake. This is a preview of the complimentary Eli’s Cheesecake decorating at Lights Festival Lane.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eli’s Maureen Schulman is interviewed by WLS Radio about Eli’s plans for the Lights Festival.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eli’s Brian Cravens and Marc Schulman join Greater North Michigan Avenue Association President John Maxson and Mickey Mouse at the Lights
Festival Preview. Marc Schulman was the Founding Chairman of the Lights Festival in 1992.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eli’s Maureen, Marc and Elana Schulman welcome Mickey and Minnie back to Chicago.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Eli’s Brian Cravens thanks Mickey and Minnie for all their hard work at the Lights Festival Preview.