Holidays are here!!! Bring on the tree, gifts, giggles, traditions and quality family time. Make this your best December yet with our 2022 guide to activities, camps and family FUN…

Baby Shark Live! The Christmas Show at Broward Center. BABY SHARK LIVE!: The Christmas Show! is coming to the Broward Center on December 15. Families will love celebrating the Holidays at this one-of-a-kind immersive experience in which young fans will go on exciting adventures to learn about shapes, colors, numbers and so much more! Click now to purchase tickets.

Cirque Dreams Holidaze at Broward Center. CIRQUE DREAMS HOLIDAZE is a whimsical family holiday spectacular! Featuring aerial circus acts, sleight-of-hand jugglers, and breath-catching acrobatics, this fantastical cast of holiday storybook characters come to life on stage December 28 & 29 at the Broward Center. Don’t miss this ultimate holiday gift for the entire family!

City of Margate. The City of Margate, in partnership with the Margate Community Redevelopment Agency (CRA), will host its annual Winter Festival on Fri, Dec 16 from 6-10pm. The event will be located along Margate Boulevard between US 441/SR 7 and NW 58th Avenue. This free family-friendly event will include real “Florida Style” snow, rides for the children, arts and crafts activities, a live band, a craft fair, food vendors, and pictures with Santa (bring your own camera). Get details here.

Flamingo Gardens. Thousands of lights and holiday decor fill the Arboretum and Wray Lawn at Flamingo Gardens! Flamingo Gardens’ annual holiday event features an after-hours, self-guided walk through the botanical gardens adorned with thousands of lights and decorations. Enjoy visits with Santa and some of his friends along with nightly musical performances. Stop by the Flamingo Pond Snack Bar for holiday treats and beverages available for purchase. Dec 16-23 & 26-30. Get details here.

Noon Year’s Eve at Museum of Discovery & Science. Ring in 2023 with MODS’ annual Noon Year’s Eve celebration! Join us for a daytime celebration with festive activities, music, dancing and science. Add your own New Year’s resolution to our gallery wall. The fun runs December 31 from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. (ball drop at noon) and is FREE with Museum admission.

Superblue Miami. This winter break, captivate the imagination of the whole family at Superblue Miami. Full of magical, immersive experiences, the first-of-its-kind art space will “transport you to otherworldly dimensions,” according to the Miami Herald. Gift cards are available.

The Real Food Academy. Spend Winter Break at The Real Food Academy! Munchkins can make holiday treats or spend a week or two at Winter Camp. Campers ages 5-13 will spend the day cooking, baking, dancing, crafting, tasting new flavors and meeting new friends. Classes run Saturday mornings and camp runs Monday – Thursday Dec 26-30 and Jan 2-6.

Winter Camp at Museum of Discovery and Science. When school is out, Camp Discovery is IN! Give your child a scientastic STEM experience at Camp Discovery for children ages 6-12 (grades 1–6). MODS provides campers with the ultimate age-appropriate experience, including interactive exploration and hands-on learning opportunities in the coolest camp environment, plus a weekly IMAX immersion! Please visit mods.org/campdiscovery.