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 11th: Holiday Craft Workshop
6pm, $20. Combining vintage materials, history and personal stories, we’ll create crafts to cherish for a lifetime. $20, includes supplies. Child and member discounts apply. Delray Beach Historical Society. Reservations Required: 561.274-9578.
December 12th: Art Lab: It’s a Wrap
6:30pm – Head to the Arts Warehouse to make your own HOLIDAY inspired wrapping paper and gift tags with local illustrators from Toaster Tongs, all while taking in the holiday cheer! This is a family friendly workshop. Ages: 16and up. Every person attending the workshop must be registered. $35 includes supplies. ArtsWarehouse.org
December 14th: Holiday Boat Parade 6pm–8:30pm
Along the Intracoastal Waterway from Boynton Beach to Delray Beach.
December 21st: Classic Holiday Storytelling
6:30pm, $10. For the young and young at heart, we invite you to gather around our Christmas tree for old fashioned carols, a bit of history and the reading of the classic holiday tale by the DBHS elves. Delray Beach Historical Society. Reservations Required: 561.274-9578.
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.