The Palm Beaches host an array of festive events throughout December! Take advantage of the sunshine and cool breeze while visiting Old Palm Real Estate's suggestions for outdoor holiday events:
West Palm Beach Sandi Land
The City of West Palm Beach is hosting its highly-anticipated holiday tree lighting! Sandi, the world’s only 35-foot, 700-ton holiday sand tree, will be on display and sparkling with hundreds of festive lights starting on December 2nd at 6:00 pm. Coined "Sandi Land" this holiday tradition will feature numerous impressive sand sculptures as other opportunities to get in the holiday spirit. On December 10th, children will enjoy a light show and story time with Mr. and Mrs. Claus from 6:00 - 9:00 pm. On Saturday, December 18th, join Sandi's Pancake breakfast at the West Palm Beach GreenMarket with private access to Santa in his socially-distanced snow globe!
Click here to learn more: https://www.wpb.org/government/community-events/community-events/holiday-in-paradise.
Rosemary Square in West Palm Beach offers numerous holiday events during December! Visitors can enjoy the nightly snowfall and light show at 6:30, 7:30, and 8:30pm when the plaza will turn into a magical winter wonderland! On December 4th, The Square is hosting an ornament-making class with Norton Museum of Science at its pop-up studio. Inspired by the Norton Museum of Art’s special exhibition on Frida Kahlo, parents and children have the opportunity to design their very own alebrije ornament and learn about this rich Mexican art tradition. These ornaments will be the star of the show either at home, or as a great present for a loved one!
On December 5th, join the Jewish Federation of Palm Beach County for a Hanukkah celebration! Teenagers will have plenty of opportunities to take Instagram-worthy pictures at the event with Hanukkah “characters” and a large balloon arch. South Florida Instagram and TikTok dance star, Sean Green and DJ from Bash will be providing the entertainment at this festive event! Guests will conclude the event with a brief candle lighting ceremony.
On December 18th and 19th, bring the entire family to the Movie Night on the Lawn! Starting at 6:30 pm, enjoy a screening of Polar Bear Express on Saturday and Rudolph on Sunday. Don't forget to bring chairs, blankets, and snacks!
To learn more about the December events happening at Rosemary Square, please click here: https://www.thesquarewestpalm.com/holidays
Downtown Palm Beach Gardens
Downtown Palm Beach Gardens is hosting plenty of fun and exciting attractions this December. On select Saturdays starting on December 4th, stop by Santa's Snack Stand between 2:00 and 4:00 pm, where visitors will receive a delicious surprise from Santa! On Saturday, December 11th, children can join Miss Nancy and Grace from What's Cooking Kids to bake reindeer cupcakes and a fun holiday ornament! There is a $10 donation per child that will go to the Toys for Tots foundation. Pre-registration is required! From December 11th through 24th, keep an eye out for Pinky the Flamingo while shopping for holiday gifts during the Holiday Scavenger Hunt. Stop by any retailer or restaurant to pick up a list of clues and once you are done, head over to the Downtown Carousel to redeem your scavenger hunt for a prize. To learn more, visit https://downtownpbg.com/events/
The Palm Beaches are renowned for their family-friendly holiday activities, and thanks to Old Palm Golf Club's ideal location in Palm Beach Gardens, residents can easily visit them all. If you are interested in learning more and joining our community, please contact Connie McGinnis and Becky Ardizzone with Old Palm Real Estate at 561-493-7220 or visit us online at OldPalmGolf Club.com.