Events in Florida

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Events in Florida

Nov 2017

Santas Enchanted Forest

November 02 , 2017 to January 07, 2018

Miami is host to the world’s largest Christmas Theme Park and Carnival.  Come by November 2, 2017 - January 7, 2018 to enjoy the holiday festivities from 5 pm to 12 midnight.

Florida Professional Golf Tour

November 05 , 2017 to April 30, 2018

The Florida Professional Golf Tour organizes golf events throughout Florida each year from November thru April.  Professional golfers from around the world compete in mini-tours for cash prizes.  It was established in 2006 by Rick Hendershot and Mac Snow as a developmental tour for professional golfers in the Central Florida area.

Night of Lights Celebration

November 18 , 2017 to January 31, 2018

Nights of Lights Celebration - St Augustine

Over 3 million lights are displayed around historic downtown St. Augustine for the holidays from November 18, 2017 through January 31, 2018.

Holiday Hayride at Wickham Park

November 20 , 2017 to January 01, 2018

Enjoy an old fashioned hayride with Santa through lighted holiday displays at Wickham Park Friday through Sunday evenings until Christmas.

Space Coast Lightfest

November 20 , 2017 to January 01, 2018

Drive through Wickham Park and enjoy the hundreds of thousands of holiday lights displayed from November 20, 2017 through January 1, 2018. Bring a new unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots and save $2 on admission.

Ice at Gaylord

November 21 , 2017 to January 07, 2018

Ice Sculptures at ICE Orlando

From November 21, 2017 through January 7, 2018 visit the Gaylord Palms Resort and Convention Center in Orlando for an incredible walk-through attraction featuring “Christmas Around the World”  hand-carved ice sculptures with nearly 2 million pounds of ice.

Holidays Around the World

November 24 , 2017 to December 30, 2017

Celebrate the holiday season around the globe at Epcot in Walt Disney World in Lake Buena Vista near Orlando. 

Holidays Around the World takes place at The American Gardens Theatre Epcot from November 24 through December 30 and includes the nightly breathtaking Candlelight Processional and a special holiday themed finale to the dazzling IllumiNations - Reflections of Earth.

Edison and Ford Holiday Nights

November 24 , 2017 to December 31, 2017

Visit the seasonally decorated winter homes of Thomas Edison and Henry Ford in Fort Myers in the evenings from 5:30 pm to 9pm, November 24 - December 31, 2017.

Seaworld’s Christmas Celebration

November 24 , 2017 to December 31, 2017

Visit Orlando’s SeaWorld amusement park for their Christmas celebration!  New this year, meet Rudolph, the red nose reindeer along with live shows, winter wonderland, shopping, dining, and snow!  The celebration runs on select dates from November 24 through December 31, 2017.

Christmas at Pinewood

November 24 , 2017 to January 07, 2018

The Christmas at Pinewood Holiday Home Tour in Lake Wales, FL takes place November 24 - through January 7, 2018.

Dec 2017

Deering Holiday Wonderland

December 01 , 2017 to January 05, 2018

Holiday Tree at the Deering Estate

Throughout the month of December come by the Deering Estate at Cutler in Miami to enjoy holiday celebrations for families of all ages. 

Christmas Festival of Lights

December 01 , 2017 to December 24, 2017

More than 5 million lights are displayed at the annual Festival of Lights at the Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park in White Springs Florida. 

Victorian Christmas Stroll

December 01 , 2017 to December 23, 2017

Victorian Christmas Stroll in Tampa

Experience the holiday season with a Victorian Christmas Stroll in Tampa from December 1 through 23, 2017 between 10 am and 8 pm daily.

Light Show at Ravines Gardens

December 16 , 2017 to December 23, 2017

Visit the park after dark!  On Saturday, December 16 and Saturday, December 23 the Ravine Gardens Christmas Light Show synchronized to holiday music will be on display from 6:30pm - 7:00pm.

Holidays at McKee

December 21 , 2017 to December 30, 2017

Celebrate the holiday season at the McKee Botanical Gardens in Vero Beach.  “Holidays at McKee” will be held December 21 - 23 and Nights of Lights December 28 - 30, 2017

Tax Slayer Bowl

December 29 , 2017 to December 31, 2017

Visit Jacksonville for the 2017 TaxSlayer Bowl and enjoy three days of celebration!

Jacksonville Light Parade

December 30 , 2017

Light Parade

The Annual Light Parade at Downtown Riverfront at the Landing on Saturday, December 30 at 7:30 pm! Watch by land or sea as the sky is lit up with decorated boats and firework display!

Jan 2018

Walt Disney World Marathon Weekend

January 03 , 2018 to January 07, 2018

A spectacular and unforgettable race, the Walt Disney World Marathon offers a weekend of fun, fitness, and a truly magical experience January 3 - 7, 2018.

Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival

January 06 , 2018 to January 07, 2018

The 21st Annual Downtown Dunedin Craft Festival will be held on Saturday and Sunday, January 6 - 7, 2018, on Main Street in Downtown Dunedin Florida.

Manatee County Fair

January 11 , 2018 to January 21, 2018

Manatee County Fair

The Manatee County Fair is coming to Palmetto, FL from January 11 - 21, 2018. There will be plenty of entertainment and attractions for the entire family. 

Stuart Boat Show

January 12 , 2018 to January 14, 2018

The Stuart Boat Show, held January 12 - 14, 2018 will feature over 200 exhibitors displaying hundreds of boats on land and in water. as well as, electronics, engines, and accessories from all major manufacturers. Music, Food, Fun for all ages!

Florida Keys Seafood Festival

January 13 , 2018 to January 14, 2018

Eat some of the freshest seafood in town at the 13th annual seafood festival in Key West.

HITS Horse Shows

January 16 , 2018 to March 25, 2018

HITS Ocala Winter Horse Show Circuit is held at the HITS Post Time Farm in Ocala Florida from January 16, 2018 through March 25, 2018.

Frog Leg Festival

January 18 , 2018 to January 21, 2018

Frog Leg Festival in Fellesmere

The Annual Frog Leg Festival in Fellsmere Florida draws over 80,000 people in four days!  Bring the family out to enjoy live music, crafters, games, rides, and of course, the main event - Frog Legs and Gator Tail!