Alhambra Theatre and Dining Presents White Christmas
November 17 - December 24
When two WWII GI’s discover the secret their General has been keeping from his family, they use their musical talents to help him out. Tickets can be purchased online.
Deck the Chairs
November 23 - January 1
Celebrating 10 years, more than forty American Red Cross life guard chairs will be decorated in coastal-themed designs and lights for Deck the Chairs in Jacksonville Beach. Kickoff is Wednesday, November 23 and the nightly display continues through New Year's Day.
November 25 - January 1
Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens will transform into a magical wonderland this holiday season featuring a million dazzling lights, shining forests, magical displays and beautiful sculptures during “Dazzling Nights™”, a family friendly adventure that gives guests the opportunity to embark on a three-quarter-mile interactive holiday experience. Tickets must be purchased for a specific time and date.
Check out what our social media ambassador, Elle, had to say about last year's event.
Blackhawk Bluff Christmas Lights Display
November 25-December 31
One of the best lights displays in North Florida with the entire neighborhood decorated in lights. You can drive through the Christmas lights display on Sunday thru Thursday 6 to 10pm and Friday & Saturday 6 to 11pm.
Jax Illuminations Annual Drive-Thru Holiday Light Show
December 3 - December 31
Load up the family and tune your car radio to our special radio station. Listen to your favorite holiday tunes as you drive through a Million lights that dance, twinkle, and sparkle to the music. The drive thru spectacular features two mega trees, a 300 ft tunnel of lights, custom Christmas scenes and much more.
Sun – Thur 6:00pm – 9:30pm
Fri & Sat 6:00pm – 10:30pm
Mon – Thur $25 per vehicle
Fri – Sun $30 per vehicle
12-15 Seat Passenger Vans and Limos $40
December 9-11, 15-18, 22-24
ZooLights is the winter wonderland for this holiday season. The artistry of interactive lights and sounds in eleven themed areas will bring out the fantastical beauty of the Zoo’s gardens. Warm your hearts among the people with whom you share it—be they friends, family or a special someone.
- Themed characters such as the Grinch, a toy soldier stilt walker and Santa Claus himself
- Musical performers
- Breath-taking illumination with more than 2 million twinkling lights
- Hot chocolate and s'mores available for purchase
- Holiday souvenirs available for purchase
- Creative imagery and Instagram-worthy photo ops
- Tickets include access to the Wildlife Carousel for children 12 and under
- 4D Theater playing a clip from Polar Express