'Tis the Season illuminate your Holidays in Downtown Delray Beach!

From our beautiful street and window decor, the absolute best 100 ft. lighted holiday tree, festive and fun events, and so much!  Check  below some of the amazing events of last year's Holiday season in Delray Beach!!

  • Shop Small & Holiday Window Decor Contest

The DDA, together with the Donwtown Merchants and Business Association creates a contest for the best Holiday Window Decor in Downtown Delray Beach! Check the photo gallery below for some of the merriest Window Decor scenes.

  • Holiday Gift Suggestion Guide 

The DDA created a Holiday Gift Guides to help you find something for everyone on your list!

  • 100 FT. Christmas Tree Lighting
On November 30th, 2021 at Old School Square Grounds, the event begun at 6pm with musical entertainment, holiday displays, carolers, and a visit from Santa to light the 100ft Tree! After a welcome introduction from Mayor Petrolia and City Manager Moore, Santa made his appearance and lit the tree. If you wish to visit the Holiday Village and Santa please vist the following link for more information
  • Boynton/Lantana/Delray Beach Boat Parade
On December 10th, 2021 on the Intracoastal Waterways, a flotilla of brightly-decorated boats lit-up the Intracoastal Waterways for the annual Holiday Boat Parade. The parade started at 6:30 pm by the Ocean Avenue Bridge in Lantana traveling south to the C15 canal in Delray Beach.   The Boat Parade was visible from Veterans Park with a DJ provided by the City of Delray Beach.  For all of the Boat Parade details, click HERE.
  • Delray Beach Holiday Parade
On December 11th, 2021 on Atlantic Avenue, beginning at 6pm from Atlantic Ave bridge to NW 8th Avenue, with over 70 entries in the parade to help you celebrate the holidays. Through a special connection to the North Pole, the Delray Beach Fire Department brought us Santa riding along on their fire truck! For all of the Delray Beach Holiday Parade details, click HERE.
  • Jingle Bell Jog 5K
On December 18th, 2021 a jolly group of Santas visited Delray Beach for a  fun run along A1A. Please visit here for more Jingle Bell Jog details.
  • New Year's Eve Event

On December 31st, 2021 at Old School Square Grounds, a DJ mixed the tunes from 6pm to 9pm. Afterwards, fireworks lit the skies to celebrate an early New Year's with family and friends! Learn more HERE


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Curious about the New Year's celebration in Delray Beach?

Please visit and discover what this city has to offer on NEW YEAR'S EVE!

Friday, November 5, 2021 to Friday, December 31, 2021
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