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West Palm Beach – Christmas Calendar of Events

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West Palm Beach – Christmas Calendar of Events

This calendar of events includes holiday happenings in West Palm Beach, Jupiter, Delray and Palm Beach. Get into the holiday spirit with all the fun holiday happenings from tree-lightings to boat parades to festivals. We’re here to help you make a little merry this holiday season.

Holiday in Paradise & Sandi the Christmas Tree
Sandi, the world’s only 700-ton sand tree is a must-see and should top your list of West Palm Beach things to do this holiday season. Don’t miss Sandi’s impressive music and light shows each night plus activities for the family including a ferris wheel!
•November 30 – December 31
•Music, light shows and dancing fountains are ongoing each night and repeat approximately every 15 minutes
•101 S. Clematis St., West Palm Beach
•More information:

Snowfall & Santa in The Square
Experience the only “snowfall” in West Palm Beach!
•November 11 – December 31
•Daily at 6:30, 7:30, 8:30
•Photos with Santa & his Elves, November 11 – December 24 on Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings
•The Square, 700 S. Rosemary Ave., West Palm Beach
•More information:  The Square

Worth Avenue in Palm Beach
•November 28 Tree Lighting
•4:00 Choir performances
•6:10 Parade
•6:25 Santa lights the tree
•Enjoy this beautiful tree throughout December

Surfboard Tree at The Royal Poinciana Plaza in Palm Beach
Surfboard Tree – a beloved Palm Beach tradition, and there’s nothing quite like it!
•November 30, 6:00 – the reveal
•Make sure to stop by in December to see the tree, and you’re going to want a picture!

100 Foot Christmas Tree
Ranking up there with Rockefeller Center, this tree is impressive!
•Tuesday, November 28 – tree lighting festivities 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
•Open daily 5pm – 9:00 pm through December 31
•Old School Square on Atlantic Avenue in Delray Beach
•More Information: Delray Beach 100 Foot Christmas Tree

Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade
The parade, led by a fireworks display navigates up the Intracoastal Waterway from North Palm Beach to the Jupiter Inlet Lighthouse.
•Saturday, December 2
•Begins in North Palm Beach at 6:00 pm and ends at the Jupiter Lighthouse around 8:00 pm
•More information: Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade

Christmas Tree Lighting at Whitehall / Flagler Museum
Whitehall’s 16 foot Christmas Tree is adorned in traditional Gilded Age ornaments. Enjoy holiday refreshments, piano and organ performances, caroling and Christmas Tree Lighting.
•Sunday, December 3, 12:00 pm – 5:00 pm
•Free with Flagler Museum admission
•1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach
•More information: Flagler Museum Events

Flagler Museum Holiday Evening Tours
See Whitehall by the glow of the original 1902 light fixtures, enjoy Christmas carols and holiday refreshments, and receive a traditional Flagler Museum Christmas Cracker.
•December 19 – December 23
•Various tour times beginning at 6:00 pm
•1 Whitehall Way, Palm Beach
•More information: Flagler Museum Events

Boynton Beach Holiday Boat Parade
This festive flotilla lights up the intracoastal waterway, and the Boynton Harbor Marina serves as the official watch location for the Holiday Boat Parade in Boynton Beach. Activities at the Boynton Harbor Marina include festive music, children’s activities, a special visit from Santa.
•Friday, December 8
•735 Casa Loma Boulevard, Boynton Beach
•More information: Boynton Beach Holiday Boat Parade

Please leave a comment to share your favorite Things to Do in the Palm Beaches during the holiday season.

updated 11/27/23