"It's the most wonderful time of the year!"

We are officially 12 days away from Christmas... which means the hustle and bustle of the holidays are upon us... travel arrangements, last minute shopping, holiday parties, and the list goes on.  

We encourage you to keep your days "Merry and Bright" by gathering you friends and family and enjoying some of the amazing seasonal things the Tampa Bay area has to offer.  Enjoy!


Lights and Parades

Safety Harbor Holiday Parade || 12/17/16 : 1 pm

Shops at Wiregrass "Symphony in Lights" || Nightly : 6, 7, 8, & 9 pm

Wonderland of Lights || Through 12/31 : 6 pm

Floating Christmas Tree || Daily : 5:45 pm - Sunrise

Holiday Lights || Nightly : 5:30 - 9:30 pm

Oakdale Christmas Display/Kresge House || Nightly 6 - 10 pm

Waterfront Light Display || Daily:  Evenings


Films, Music, and Theater

It's A Wonderful Life; A Live Radio Play || 12/10 -12/24

Nice List Party: ELF Screening || 12/14 : 7 pm

Heralds of Harmony || 12/14 : 8 pm

A Dixieland Christmas || 12/15 : 7:30 - 9:30 pm

A Christmas Carol || 12/16, 12/17, 12/18 : Fri & Sat - 8 pm / Sun - 3 pm

Sunset Cinema at Pier 60 || Movies begin at dusk

  • A Christmas Carol (PG) 12/16 
  • A Christmas Story (PG) 12/17 
  • Dr. Suess' How the Grinch Stole Christmas (PG) 12/23 
  • It's a Wonderful Life (PG) 12/24


Activities and Events

Boley's Jingle Bell Run || 12/14 : 7:30 pm 

St. Petersburg Holiday Festival of the Arts || 12/17/16 : 10 am - 5 pm

Victorian Christmas Stroll || 12/1-12/23 : 10 am - 8 pm

Santa's Workshop || Through 1/3 :10 am 

Lowry Park Zoo's Christmas in the Wild || Select Dates : Until 10 pm

Winter Village (with ice skating) || Check times for Ice Skating

Christmas Town at Busch Gardens || Select Days

Hanukkah Celebration || 12/25 : 4:30 pm

Christmas Day Potluck || 12/25 : 2:30 pm