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Discover the magic of the holiday season in Downtown Delray Beach! As the year draws to a close, our vibrant community comes alive with a festive spirit that is sure to enchant visitors of all ages. From dazzling light displays to heartwarming performances, we have a lineup of exciting events that will fill your heart with joy. Check out the list below to find out more about our upcoming holiday celebrations, whether you're a local resident or a visitor, Delray Beach is the place to be this holiday season. Come join us in spreading holiday cheer and creating cherished memories with friends and family.

List of events shown below!


Christmas Tree Lighting / Yuletide Fair
Tue, 11/28/2023
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Join the City of Delray Beach for the lighting of the 100 foot Christmas Tree & Yuletide Fair! With food vendors, and something for everyone in the family!

Located at: Old School Square

Holiday Village
Wed, 11/29/2023 to Sun, 12/31/2023

Welcome to the Delray Beach Holiday Village, where even in the sunshine, we've managed to create a winter wonderland that captures the spirit of the season! As our palm trees sway gently in the warm breeze, our Holiday Village transforms into a magical hub of holiday cheer at Old School Square!

Take Pictures & Meet Santa Claus
Tue, 11/28/2023 to Sat, 12/23/2023

Visit the Santa House & get a picture!
Location: Old School Square

Friday - Sunday

Friday Times: 5pm - 8:30pm
Saturday Times: 4:30pm - 8:30pm (*Exception Dec 9th, 3pm - 6pm)
Sunday Times: 4:30pm - 8:30pm

Last Ticket Sold 30 min before closing

Grand Delray Beach Chanukah Festival
Thu, 12/07/2023
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Join the City of Delray Beach for the lighting of the Menorah!


Located at: Old School Square

Holiday Boat Parade
Fri, 12/08/2023

Watch Locations:
Deck 84, Del Fuego, Veterans Park, Knowles Park

Bridge Delays:
George Bush Boulevard – 7:45 PM
Atlantic Avenue – 8:00 PM
Linton Boulevard – 8:15 PM

Ocean Avenue Bridge in Lantana (near Old Key Lime House) and travel south to the C-15 Canal in Delray Beach

Holiday Parade
Sat, 12/09/2023
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Along Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach from the Intracoastal Bridge to NW 5th Avenue. More than 70 floats, marching bands, dance teams and walking groups will march along Atlantic Avenue in Downtown Delray Beach to NW 5th Avenue.

Cocoa, Cookies & Crafts
Wed, 12/20/2023
6:00pm - 8:00pm

Cocoa, Cookies & Crafts at Old School Square Park in Delray Beach is a festive holiday event. Enjoy hot cocoa and cookies, shop for unique crafts, and join in craft workshops while soaking in the holiday spirit. Perfect for families and friends seeking a cozy and creative holiday experience.

Delray Beach Jingle Bell Jog 5K
Sat, 12/23/2023
7:30am - 9:30am

The Delray Beach Jingle Bell 5K, starting at Anchor Park and following the A1A 5K trail, is a festive holiday run with a seaside twist. Join the fun, jingle all the way, and enjoy the scenic route along the A1A for a joyful and active holiday celebration.

New Year's Eve In Downtown Delray Beach
Sun, 12/31/2023
6:00pm - 9:00pm

Delray Beach New Year's Eve Extravaganza features a family-friendly event at the Amphitheatre at Old School Square with a DJ from 6pm - 9pm and fireworks launched from the Old School Square garage at 9pm.

Tuesday, November 28, 2023 to Sunday, December 31, 2023
Downtown Delray Beach FL 33444