Holiday events in South Florida including lighting festivities, which often include entertainment, vendors, Santa and sometimes parades.
Usually lighting festivities are free. Please return to this page, we’ll add other events.
- Light Up Carter Park, 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. December 14, 1450 W. Sunrise Boulevard, Fort Lauderdale
Day-by-Day Broward Holiday Events Calendar
- Light Up Lauderdale on Riverwalk, November 14
- Light Up The Galt, 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. November 21, A1A & Oakland Park Boulevard, Northeast 32nd and 33rd streets, includes entertainment by Shane Duncan Band, Big City Dogs, and the Fort Lauderdale Symphonic Winds, kids zone, orchestra in Bokamper’s parking lot, hay rides, information online
- Holiday Tree Lighting in Hollywood, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. November 22, with entertainment, including Santa, ArtsPark at US One and Hollywood Boulevard, 954-921-3500
- Light Up MLK in Pompano 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. November 23, includes varied entertainment & Santa, 601 MLK Boulevard, Pompano, information online
- Santa’s Bright & Merry Night in Tamarac, 6 p.m. December 3, lighting tree & menorah at Caporella Park, 5200 Prospect Road, includes Santa, holiday film on outdoor screen, recommended parking with shuttles at Christian Life Church, 2699 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, 954-597-3620
- Holiday Lighting Festival 6 p.m. December 4, includes tree & menorah lighting, school choirs, Santa & entertainment, Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd., Tamarac, 954- 597-3620
- Holiday Lighting festivities, with entertainment, food & vendors, in Wilton Manors, 6:30 p.m .December 5, Jaycee Park, 2109 Wilton Drive, Wilton Manors 33305
- Holiday lighting festivities, including tree, kinara & menorah, @ Holiday Village event in Oakland Park 6:30 p.m. December 6
- Light Up Sistrunk 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. December 6, Sistrunk Boulevard from Northwest 9th Avenue to Northwest 11th Avenue
- Light Up City Hall in Plantation, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. December 7, 400 NW 73rd Avenue, Plantation, includes photo ops with Santa, entertainment, food trucks, vendors, “Home Alone” movie, 954-452-2510, information online
- Light up Davie Town Hall 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. December 7, includes entertainment, lighted horse parade with Santa on a fire engine, snacks for purchase, live nativity, train ride, free
- Lighting festivities including with Downtown in December event in Coral Springs, 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. December 7
Tamarac Community Center, 8601 W. Commercial Blvd.
601 MLK Boulevard, Pompano Beach
A1A & Oakland Park Boulevard