Classic Snowball ride returns to Santa's Village

Posted Monday, July 25, 2016 9:10 AM | Contributed by Jeff

The scrambler ride appeals to fans' nostalgia of the small park.

Santa's Village lives on near Chicago

Posted Wednesday, August 15, 2012 10:07 AM | Contributed by Jeff

With different owners and attractions around the property, the small theme park still operates.

Santa's Village re-opens as AZoosment Park

Posted Thursday, June 2, 2011 12:03 PM | Contributed by Chitown

Park opens with many of the rides from the original park.

Former Santa's Village site will be a petting zoo

Posted Monday, August 30, 2010 12:09 PM | Contributed by Chitown

Park will open in mid-September and run through Christmas, then reopen in the spring.

Classic Chicago parks proved that bigger wasn't always better

Posted Friday, August 7, 2009 2:46 PM | Contributed by Jeff

As Kiddieland nears its end, long time Chicago residents remember other parks that have been lost.

Santa's Village property to be redeveloped into retail

Posted Tuesday, November 7, 2006 9:34 AM | Contributed by beast7369

The site will not likely be another amusement park.

Auction may determine future of Santa’s Village

Posted Tuesday, October 24, 2006 9:48 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Wednesday’s auction could determine whether the property continues as Santa’s Village, another amusement park or a different use altogether.

Santa's Village evicted, forced to sell rides

Posted Friday, August 25, 2006 8:47 AM | Contributed by beast7369

Auction will settle debts for the park's owner after land owner wins court battle.

Lawsuits continue to keep Santa's Village closed

Posted Thursday, August 17, 2006 9:47 AM | Contributed by Jeff

Owners have set a May 2007 deadline to try to save the amusement park.

Santa's Village delays its opening

Posted Monday, June 26, 2006 9:34 AM | Contributed by redman822

Park faces financial mess with new owners.