The Sun Sentinel has helpfully put together a list of family-friendly local fun this holiday season. We’ve ranked the Top 10 by fun-factor for you…
5) HOLIDAY EVENING AT VIZCAYA
Vizcaya’s always a fun place to visit, even when it isn’t the Holiday Season…but IT IS the Holiday Season! And December 13th, Vizcaya is hosting a mini-tuba concert, caroling, art making, seasonal treats and plenty of incredible photo opportunities and for $5pp, it’s worth a trip. Visit vizcaya.org to learn more.
4) SANTA’S BREAKFAST & KIDS FUN TIME HOLIDAY PARTY
This is a pretty amazing find! Enjoy a free buffet breakfast with Santa at the Palm Beach Outlets. Hosted by South Florida Parenting, you’ll also get a complimentary family photo with Santa, cookie decorating, face painting, crafts, games, music and more! It’s all free on December 2nd from 8:30-11am – and since it’s just a couple of hours in the morning, you’ll still have time to do some fun seasonal frolicking at night. See palmbeachoutlets.com for the full schedule.
3) BOCA RATON HOLIDAY STREET PARADE
You can’t have a top 5 without a parade! This year, Boca Raton is getting “lit” for their 47th annual parade on December 6. Enjoy music, dancers, cheerleaders, drill teams and amazing Christmas floats. Little ones always end up with special surprises given out during the parade and many local businesses participate as well. myboca.us has the parade route and more.
2) SANTA’S ENCHANTED FOREST
It’s a Miami holiday theme park with rides, shows, games and holiday decorations that will delight even the Grinchiest of Grinches. Visit santasenchantedforest.com for details.
1) 46TH ANNUAL SEMINOLE HARD ROCK WINTERFEST BOAT PARADE
It’s an annual tradition you can’t afford to miss. December 9th, check out the floating parties. It’s great fun for everyone in the family. Holiday lights, music and great entertainment. Check out winterfestparade.com for more information.