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Winter On The Water

Winter on the Water is almost two months of festive days and nights. Book your weekend away to see fireworks, the Enchanted Christmas Village, Winterfest at Adventure Landing, Zoolights at the Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens, the TaxSlayer Bowl, our lighted boat parade and Jaguars football! Start a new holiday tradition with your family in Jacksonville this year.

The holiday season is made up of big events and fun family activities in Jacksonville this year. Plan your weekend getaway to Jacksonville and start a new holiday tradition with your family this year.

Bring your family to Jacksonville Thanksgiving weekend to see the 30th Annual Christmas on the St. Johns River Tree Lighting Ceremony with over 70,000 twinkling lights Friday night and Christmas Made in the South will be taking place all weekend at the Prime Osborn Convention Center. Continue into the holiday season with the Enchanted Christmas Village, Deck The Chairs in Jacksonville Beach or take the family to WinterFEST at Adventure Landing and enjoy ice skating, slide rides and nightly snowfalls!

Take part in viewing over 35 light instillations at the Jacksonville Zoo and Garden’s ZOOLights. Don’t miss your chance to see the Jaguars take on the Broncos, Vikings or Titans.Then top off your holiday season by ringing in the New Year on the St. Johns River in Jacksonville, Florida with Bowll Game Weekend! On a NEW weekend this year, the annual Community First Light Boat Parade will light up the St. Johns River and on December 31, two college teams will battle for the trophy at the TaxSlayer Bowl being held at EverBank Field. 

Be sure to check-out all of the events happening this holiday season in Jacksonville, we wouldn't want you to miss out on a jolly good time!