Holiday Events Wellington, FL
Wellington, FL, may be a small place, but compared to the villages in the area, it’s the most populous. And that means there’s plenty of holiday events going on in and around the village for all of us to enjoy.
Whether you’re looking for a little historical holiday fun or you want a full-on winter wonderland, you’ll find it in this list of holiday events around Wellington, FL, from the team at Braman Honda of Palm Beach.
2016 Palm Beach Holiday Boat Parade
The 2016 holiday boat parade in Palm Beach is set to take place this year on Saturday, December 3 beginning at 6 pm. The event is a local favorite now in its 22nd year.
The event also serves as an annual Toys for Tots drive. Now in its 17th year at this location, the toy drive helps to make sure that local kiddos get a holiday season they might not otherwise be able to get.
Check out the official website for the official boat parade route and to learn about how you can get involved.
24th Historic Home Tour at Flamingo Park
The Flamingo Park neighborhood is one of our favorites to drive through during the holidays. The lights, decorations, and general holiday cheer are enough to make anyone want to go home and watch A Christmas Carol. And this year is the 24th that specific houses are open for a holiday tour.
This year’s event takes place on Sunday, December 4 from 5 to 8 pm in the Flamingo Park historic district. The event will include touring more than 10 architecturally significant homes, live music, and complimentary hors d’oeuvres and drinks. Check out the website for ticketing information.
Hoffman’s Chocolates Winter Wonderland
Are you ready to immerse yourself in all that the holiday season has to offer? Stop over to Hoffman’s Chocolates’ Winter Wonderland and you’ll have an adventure you’ll never forget. Taking place from through December 30 from 6 to 10 pm, the event will feature beautiful gardens to walk through with a lighted gazebo, penguins, and polar bears.
You’ll see a huge 6-foot lighted menorah and a 14-foot Christmas tree. You’ll also find holiday bell ringers, local musicians and entertainers, and magicians with fun to tricks to share. Check out the website for more information.
Royal Palm Beach Winter Fest
If you’re looking for a family-friendly event to add to your social calendar, consider attending the 2016 Royal Palm Beach Winter Fest. Taking place on Saturday, December 3 from 1 to 9 pm, the festival has all of the Christmas fun you care to take in.
The event will feature an outdoor skating rink, lighting of the 28-foot Christmas tree, photos with Santa Claus, holiday craft vendors, and live entertainment. The 2016 Royal Palm Beach Winter Fest will take place at Royal Palm Beach Commons Park. Check out the website for more information and be sure to download the flyer.