Best Of Free Florida Events: December 21-December 28

Best Of Free Florida Events

Best Of Free Florida Events


Florida News: Free Events To Do December 21-December 28

You don’t have to break your budget to enjoy a vacation in Florida! Check out some of these events – all great free things to do in the Sunshine State!

1. Key West “Bight” Before Christmas

Produced by the Key West Bight Preservation Association, the Key West “Bight” Before Christmas has been created as a gift for the community of Islamorada. Enjoy live holiday music, let the kids play games, snack on free cookies and sip on eggnog. There will even be photo ops with Santa Claus, holiday lights, a parade and so much holiday cheer!

  • Highlight: Free festive fun
  • When: November 21-December 31, 2012
  • Where: 295 Margaret Street, Key West, Florida
  • Cost: Free

2. Synchronized Nightly Tree Light Shows

Come out to the The Jacksonville Landing and see the 56-foot-tree that comes alive each and every evening from now until January 1 with a spectacular 10-minute synchronized light show featuring over 78,000 twinkling lights. Every hour on the hour these light shows happen Sunday through Thursday 6pm-9pm and then on Friday and Saturday evenings from 6 pm right until midnight.

  • Highlight: Twinkling lights
  • When: November 23-January 1, 2013 | 6pm
  • Where: 2 W. Independent Drive, Jacksonville, Florida 32202
  • Cost: Free

3. Holiday Open House at Mennello Museum of American Art

On the day after Christmas, visit the Mennello Museum of American Art when it’s free and open to the public in the spirit of the season.

  • Highlight: Free entry to a beautiful museum
  • When: December 26, 2012 | 10:30 am to 4:30 pm
  • Where: 900 E. Princeton St., Orlando, Florida 32803
  • Cost: Free

Tell us…

Which of these free events would you most like to do on your Florida vacation?