Holiday Events Near Jacksonville

November 29th, 2017 by

The holiday season in Jacksonville is one of the most fun and festive times of the year. The weather remains beautiful, but the sights and sounds of this special season are on full display. Take advantage of these holiday events near Jacksonville, FL happening through the end of the year.

St. Augustine Nights of Lights

Every holiday season downtown St. Augustine is filled with thousands of colorful Christmas lights, transforming the already beautiful setting into something magical. During the Nights of Lights running through the end of January, local businesses stay open later and everything from train to carriage tours are available.

  • Taking place throughout historic downtown St. Augustine

Hometown Holiday in the Park

This exciting family-friendly event takes place on December 8th and 9th from 6-9 pm. The Town of Orange Park and the local Historical Society team up to bring you a tour of holidays past. Historical scenery and costumes are used to whisk visitors to a bygone era and illustrate historical holiday celebrations. Everything from music, to crafts, to food, to Santa is on-site.

  • Clark House Park at 1039 Kingsley Ave., Orange Park, FL 32073

  • (904) 278-3043

Jacksonville ZOOLights

You have never seen how amazing the Jacksonville Zoo can look until you have seen it covered in thousands of holiday lights. Guests can enjoy a unique walking tour of the zoo or take a lighted train ride that also features marshmallow roasting. Jacksonville ZOOLights is open regularly through January 6th from 6-10pm.

  • Jacksonville Zoo 370 Zoo Pkwy., Jacksonville, FL 32218

  • (904) 757-4463

A Charlie Brown Christmas Live!

All of your favorite Peanuts character step out of the screen and onto the stage in this live adaptation of the holiday classic. The show features the music that generations have come to love, as well as one of the most heartwarming expressions of the holiday spirit anyone could imagine. This show is designed for all ages, so bring everyone in the family. Showtime is December 22 from 7-10 pm.

  • Florida Theater at 128 East Forsyth St., Suite 300, Jacksonville, FL 32202

  • 904-355-5661

Make Your Holidays Merry with Nimnicht Buick GMC

There is family-friendly fun to be had in Jacksonville all year round, along with a lot of great restaurants to try, and getting to all the community events in the area is easy with an exclusive Buick technology like IntelliLink. Visit our dealership to check it out, and contact us at any time.

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