Making the Most of the Holidays in South Florida
The holidays are a special time of year, no matter where you live. But if you’re lucky enough to be in Palm Beach County for Christmas and New Years, you’ll find there are plenty of unique ways to celebrate. Here’s a look at some of the most interesting activities, events, and attractions you can experience with your family this holiday season.
Visit the Holiday Lights Spectacular at Mounts Botanical Garden
For over 25 years, Mounts Botanical Garden has been lighting up its gardens each holiday season with a dazzling array of twinkling lights. This year is no exception, as guests will find themselves surrounded by millions of lights as they stroll along the winding pathways of this unique oasis in West Palm Beach. There will also be live music performances throughout December and hot cocoa and cookies available for purchase. It’s sure to be an unforgettable experience for all ages!
Take a Holiday Cruise on Lake Worth Lagoon
If you’d prefer to take in some holiday sights from the water, then why not join one of Captain Joe Reynolds' festive cruises around Lake Worth Lagoon? You'll get to see some beautiful homes decorated for the holidays while sipping on hot chocolate or eggnog and snacking on freshly made treats. It's like taking a trip back in time as Captain Joe shares stories about the area's history—all while enjoying spectacular views of South Florida's coastline.
Go Ice Skating at Downtown At The Gardens
This winter season, at Palm Beach Ice Works guests can rent skates and take to the ice for an hour or two of fun (and maybe some falls!) A great way to get in the winter feels with the family! Great snack bar and plenty of space to watch all the fun on the rink if its not for you.
Whether you want to go ice skating, tour historic homes lit up for Christmas, or just spend some quality time with your family outdoors this year - Palm Beach County has something special waiting for everyone during this holiday season! From Mt Botanical Garden's Lights Spectacular to Captain Joe's lake cruises and Downtown At The Gardens' ice rink - there are plenty of wonderful ways for families to make memories together this winter in South Florida! So don't miss out - come explore all that beautiful Palm Beach County has to offer this holiday season!