The Treasure Coast is always so exciting around the holidays, with the many events and activities that are offered by the city and local businesses and groups alike. Here’s a list of some of our favorites:
Stuart Christmas Boat Parade
Help celebrate the 37th year of the boat parade by arriving at the Jensen Beach Causeway on December 9th at 6 P.M. The boats will be decked out in lights and excited holiday revelers. Boats will start at the causeway and make their way to The Twisted Tuna, where winners will be awarded.
In its third year, Winterfest serves to bring the community together to help celebrate the holidays. Featuring face painters, bounce houses, and a visit and photo opportunity from Santa for the kids, and local crafts and food vendors, this event runs at Indian Riverside Park on December 16th from 3:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M., and finishes with a holiday movie being screened.
Community Chanukah Celebration and Public Lighting Ceremony
Hosted by the Chabad Jewish Center of Martin and St. Lucie Counties, this exciting event is in its 20th year. It will be occurring at Memorial Park in Stuart on December 17th and will feature for the first time ever a “Drone Chanukah Gelt Drop”, along with the Menorah lighting. There will also be a stage show, a bounce house, kosher food vendors, and a make your own fidget spinner dreidel craft. Visitors are encouraged to bring donations for the victims of Hurricane Maria in Puerto Rico, and gifts to donate to seniors and children for Chanukah.
Annual Caribbean Christmas Party with the Caribbean Chillers
Hosted by and at Summer Crush Winery in Fort Pierce, this shindig goes down on the 16th from 5:30 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. Featuring food from Politos Catering, beer from Islamorada Brewery, and wines from the winery itself, guests can sit back and enjoy the holiday atmosphere to the tunes of the Jimmy Buffet cover band, the Caribbean Chillers.
Christmas Salsa Ball with Baila Con Pasión!
Dust off your dancing shoes and let your ‘Dancing With The Stars’ dreams shine as you learn to salsa, cha cha, and merengue your way across the floor with the new dance school Baila con Pasión at Midtown Grill & Bar in Fort Pierce., starting at 8:00 P.M. Semi-formal holiday dress is requested, as long as it can be moved in. Any and all skill levels are welcome.
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