Delray Beach is Celebrating the 25th Anniversary of the 100ft Christmas Tree!

This year, Delray Beach celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Famous 100 Foot Christmas Tree. A whole generation of Delray Beach children have grown up with the Tree which has been named one of the 10 Best Christmas Trees in America.

The Famous 100 Foot Christmas Tree is ready for a whole new generation of children to enjoy!

Delray Beach is Celebrating the

25th Anniversary of the 100ft Christmas Tree!

This year, Delray Beach celebrates the 25th anniversary of the Famous 100 Foot Christmas Tree. A whole generation of Delray Beach children have grown up with the Tree which has been named one of the 10 Best Christmas Trees in America.

The Famous 100 Foot Christmas Tree is ready for a whole new generation of children to enjoy!

November 29th, 2018: Lighting of the Famous 100ft Christmas Tree

Festivities begin at 5pm

A month long celebration kicks off with Santa lighting the famous 100ft Christmas Tree at 7:15pm. Directly following the Tree Lighting Santa will be available for photos! Enjoy ice-skating, Putt’n Around Mini Golf & Carousel and much more! Event is free, activities for a nominal fee! Old School Square Park.

November 29th, 2018: Lighting of the Famous 100ft Christmas Tree

Festivities begin at 5pm

A month long celebration kicks off with Santa lighting the famous 100ft Christmas Tree at 7:15pm. Directly following the Tree Lighting Santa will be available for photos! Enjoy ice-skating, Putt’n Around Mini Golf & Carousel and much more! Event is free, activities for a nominal fee! Old School Square Park.

Season Schedule

November 30th through January 1st: Tree Open Daily

Activities include “Ice–Skating”, Mini Golf & Carousel. Details & hours below.

November 30th-December 23rd: Visit with Santa

in his Key West Style house next to the 100ft. Christmas Tree. Santa is available for photos December 1–23 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings from 5–9pm.

December 1st: Carols by Candlelight

7:30pm, $20-100. Orleans with special guests. The evening culminates with the lighting of 1,000 candles throughout the audience. 561-243-7922, oldschoolsquare.org

December 2nd: Empty Bowls at Old School Square

11am. $25-30. Benefiting the Palm Beach County Foodbank. This unique event invites the public to “eat simply, so others can simply eat.” Potters create bowls, bakers provide rustic breads, and chefs donate hearty soups. oldschoolsquare.org

December 2nd: Lighting of the Menorah

6pm–Old School Square grounds.

December 3rd: Musical Hanukkah at the Library

4pm– Hanukkah Sing A Long and Stories with Sarah Freudenberger!  Come listen to holiday stories, guitar strumming, and interactive songs! Dreidels and Holiday snacks will be provided after the fun!

December 5th : Create a Gingerbread House & Nanny Gingerbread at the Delray Beach Library-

Decorate a Gingerbread House -3:30pm.  Children ages 4 and up – We supply the edible walls, ceilings and trim. The children supply the imagination!  Please register!  This program is followed by our Holiday Show.

Nanny Gingerbread – 5pm. Come and Join Nanny Gingerbread for sweet stories and Magical Fairy Tales with lots of music and Audience participation, and spices and cookies!  Professional Storyteller Suzy Hammer returns spreading cheer and Holiday fun!

December 8th: Holiday Parade

6pm–Celebrate the “Holidays in Paradise”. Parade along Atlantic Avenue. For details and how to participate: mydelraybeach.com

December 8, 15, 22 at 10am, 11, 17 & 18 at 5:00pm: Cookie Cruises with Santa

Ahoy! Join Santa for a once in a lifetime opportunity to cruise with him on the Intracoastal Waterway. Enjoy our Cookie Cruise with Delray Yacht Cruises and the Jolly Old Elf himself! $28. Reservations Required: 561-243-0686

December 14th: Holiday Boat Parade 6pm–8:30pm

Along the Intracoastal Waterway from Boynton Beach to Delray Beach.

December 29th: Kwanzaa Celebration

2:30–6pm at the Spady Museum. spadymuseum.com

December 31st: New Years Eve

Delray Beach will ring in the New Year on December 31st with a family friendly event from 5-9pm on the grounds of Old School Square. Free activities include: kid’s crafts, face–painting, Celebration Crowns, Resolution wall, vintage game room, live entertainment and DJ, outdoor family games and more! The Carousel, Mini-Golf and Ice Skating will be available for $3. Food trucks will be on site. The fireworks finale will launch from the Old School Square Parking Garage at 9pm.

Holiday Activities

Tree Hours: Nov 30–Jan 1st

Open Daily: 10am-9pm (Opens 1pm on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day) $1 suggested donation.

Visit with Santa: Nov 30th–Dec 23rd

Thursday–Sunday Evenings: 5pm–9pm

Photos–$12. $20 Fast Pass to visit Santa.

Activities & Gift Shop Hours:

Open: Nov 30–Jan 1st
Weekdays: 5pm–9pm
Saturdays: 10am–9pm
Sundays: 1pm–9pm
School Holidays: Dec 24th–28th,1pm–9pm
Purchase tickets at the Gingerbread House Gift Shop on the east side of Old School Square Park.

Ice Skating

$7 per 45 minute session, $3 for socks if you forget yours; purchase at Gingerbread House.

Carousel

$3 per ride–purchase at Gingerbread House.

Putt’n Around Mini Golf

$3 for 6 holes–purchase at Gingerbread House.

Christmas at Cason Cottage! Nov 30th–Dec 31st

Thurs, Fri, Sat: 11am-3pm and 6pm-8pm. $1 suggested donation.

Old School Square Holiday Festivities: Nov 30th–27th

Shows, outdoor concerts & workshops.
oldschoolsquare.org

Holiday Activities

Tree Hours: Nov 30th–Jan 1st

Open Daily: 10am-9pm (Opens 1pm on Christmas Day and New Year’s Day) $1 suggested donation.

Visit with Santa: Nov 30th–Dec 23rd

Thursday–Sunday Evenings: 5pm–9pm

Photos–$12. $20 Fast Pass to visit Santa.

Activities & Gift Shop Hours:

Open: Nov 30th–Jan 1st
Weekdays: 5pm–9pm
Saturdays: 10am–9pm
Sundays: 1pm–9pm
School Holidays: Dec 24th–30th,1pm–9pm
Purchase tickets at the Gingerbread House Gift Shop on the east side of Old School Square Park.

Ice Skating

$7 per 45 minute session, $3 for socks if you forget yours; purchase at Gingerbread House.

Carousel

$3 per ride–purchase at Gingerbread House.

Putt’n Around Mini Golf

$3 for 6 holes–purchase at Gingerbread House.

Christmas at Cason Cottage! Dec 1st–Dec 31st

Thurs, Fri, Sat: 11am-3pm and 6pm-8pm. $1 suggested donation.

Old School Square Holiday Festivities: Dec 1st–27th

Shows, outdoor concerts & workshops.
oldschoolsquare.org

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