Kick off the season with Santa, holiday photos & goodies galore. Don’t miss a minute of the action with your 2017 Guide to Holiday Fun, presented by Flamingo Gardens…
Flamingo Gardens. Santa’s Little Helpers – Saturdays-Sundays, Dec 16-17 & 23. Help Mrs. Claus and the elves pass out gifts to all the good animals at 3pm. Visit with Santa, and play in the snow, make holiday crafts and ride the Animal Train 2-5pm. Stick around to see the Garden of Lights show 5-8pm. Click here for details.
Pompano Citi Centre. Here comes Santa Claus and there is a 100% chance of “snow!” Get into the Holiday Spirit at Pompano Citi Centre. Enjoy great shopping, events full of holiday joy, free photos with Santa, and performances by The Yuletide Carolers. Click here for more info.
Broward Center. Sing! Act! Dance! Learn! Learn something new, try something different and explore your creative side with classes at the Broward Center. This December, your child can “Rock Out” with us at the School of Rock Day Camp or take the stage at our Winter Intensive. Our classes, camps and workshops offer something for everyone. Click here for details.
Pompano Beach Parks & Rec. We are ringing the holiday season with the Yuletide On Atlantic Parade and Celebration. Yuletide Parade will be held on Thursday, December 7. The parade will begin at 6:30 p.m. starting from Riverside Drive, heading west on Atlantic Boulevard and ending at McNab Park. Click here for details.
Ritz-Carlton Fort Lauderdale. With stunning views of the Atlantic Ocean, holiday celebrations are picturesque with Burlock Coast’s Christmas Day Brunch and NYE Dinner party. Perfect for the entire family, dance the night away with a live band, party favors, kids’ activities, dinner, desserts and open bar at The Ritz-Carlton, Fort Lauderdale New Year’s Eve Gala. Click here for details.
Young at Art Museum. Join YAA’s Winter Art Camp and have an ARTrageous adventure! Allow your child to hone their creative abilities by taking part in instructor-led art activities and unleash their curiosity exploring exciting, hands-on exhibit galleries. With new themes daily and interactive workshops lead by professional artists, spend the day with YAA! Click here for info.
- Dec 6: Christmas by the Sea @ Anglin’s Square
- Dec 6: Holiday Lighting Festival @ Tamarac Community Center
- Dec 6: Winter Wonderland @ Walk of Coral Springs
- Dec 6: Lighthouse A’Glow @ Frank McDonough Park
- Dec 7: Yuletide on Atlantic @ Riverside Dr
- Dec 7: Wilton Manors Holiday Tree Lighting @ Jaycee Park
- Dec 8: Ruldolph’s Winter Wonderland @ Tamarac Park
- Dec 8: Holiday Movie Fest @ ArtsPark
- Dec 9: Winter Wonderland Festival @ Tri-Rail Miami Airport
- Dec 9: Breakfast with Santa @ Emma Lou Olson Civic Center
- Dec 9: Light Up Carter Park @ Carter Park
- Dec 9: Christmas Near the Beach @ ArtsPark
- Dec 9: Hard Rock Winterfest Boat Parade @ Downtown Fort Lauderdale
- Dec 10: Boat Parade @ Pompano Beach
- Dec 16: Paws with Claus Holiday Paw-Ty @ Gary B Jones Park
- Dec 16: Santa @ Pompano Beach Green Market
- Dec 16: Breakfast with Santa @ Hagen Park Community Center
- Dec 16: Sundaes With Santa @ SW Focal Point Community Center
- Dec 16: Cookies & Milk With Santa @ Pompano Citi Centre
- Dec 16: Winter Festival @ City of Margate
- Dec 17: Paws & Claws @ Pompano Citi Centre
Ongoing Holiday Activities
- Dec 1 – Jan 1: Fantasy of Lights @ Tradewinds Park
- Dec 1-31: Symphony of Lights @ Gulfstream Park
- Dec 4-23: Holiday Lights Tour @ Ft Lauderdale Taxi
- Dec 15-30: Garden of Lights @ Flamingo Gardens