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Barnes and Noble Educator Appreciation Days

Pre-K through Grade 12 educators join us every Saturday and Sunday in August to do your back-to-school shopping and enjoy ...

Photos with Santa at The Avenues Mall

It's time for holiday photos with Santa! Join the Avenues starting November 4 through December 24. Santa will be at ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: The Avenues Mall - 10300 Southside Boulevard, Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • Website: www.simon.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Photos with Santa at The St. John's Town Center

It's time for holiday photos with Santa. Santa will be across from Nordstrom. 11/11/2017 10:00 AM - 8:00 PM 11/12/2017 11:00 AM - 6:00 ...

  • All Day Event
  • Location: St. Johns Town Center (Nordstrom) - 4835 Town Crossing Dr., Jacksonville, FL, 32246
  • Website: www.simon.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Sweet Pete's Candy Candy Cane Class

Only at Sweet Pete’s can you watch the age-old tradition of creating hand-made candy canes. All guests will shape canes ...

WinterFEST at Adventure Landing

Jacksonville’s 7th annual WinterFEST celebration hosted by Adventure Landing, featuring a spectacular outdoor ice skating rink and ice slide! To ...

Holiday on the River Concert and Dance Series at the Jacksonville Landing

The 2017 Holiday on the River Concert and Dance Series kicks off on Friday, December 1 and will continue through ...

Target Holiday Dippable Sippable Treats Giveaway

Treat yourself to some holiday from us to you! In the Wondershop at the back of your Target, you'll find ...

Florida East Coast Railway Christmas Train

Santa is coming to visit good boys and girls this week when Florida East Coast (FEC) Railway’s eighth annual Christmas ...

Gelato Gallup

Kids 12 & under will begin a one mile Fun Run at 8 am. Afterwards we will have prizes and ...

Santa Suits on the Loose 5K

Proceeds benefit the St. Augustine Youth Services. A CHRISTMAS GIFT THAT LASTS A LIFETIME - Race proceeds help provide normal ...

Breakfast with Santa - Ritz-Carlton Amelia

Join us for a beloved holiday tradition: Breakfast with Santa. Children delight in whispering their holiday wishes to Santa and ...

  • 8:30 am 
  • Location: Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island - 4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, FL 32034
  • Cost: $42 per adult and child ages 6 and up and $25 children ages 3-5
  • Website: www.ritzcarlton.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

GTM Reserve Family Seining

The GTM Research Reserve hosts a Family Seining on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month. Join GTM Research ...

  • 8:30 am - 10:30 am 
  • Location: 505 Guana River Road Ponte Vedra Beach, Florida 32082
  • Cost: Parking Fee $3, Program Free
  • Website: gtmnerr.org
  • Category: Ongoing Programs

Bay & Bee

Bay & Bee is a locally owned eco-friendly indoor play space and shop inspired by Montessori and Waldorf educational principles ...

  • 9:00 am -  1:00 pm 
  • Location: Jacksonville, FL
  • Cost: Free for members and first-time visitors
  • Website: baynbee.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Beaches Polar Express

Don’t miss the opportunity to Meet Santa and the Conductor at the Beaches Polar Express! This two day event will take ...

  • 9:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Beaches Museum - 381 Beach Boulevard Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: beachesmuseum.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas For Kidz! @ Victory Lutheran Church

4651 Kernan Blvd South - Jacksonville FL 32224 Parents - This is a FREE event for children ages 4-10 years old. ...

Christmas on Lomax

SAVE THE DATE for the first annual Christmas on Lomax party on Lomax Street in Historic Five Points. Special guests: ...

Dickens on Centre - Amelia Island

Travel back in time December 8-10, 2017 during the third annual Dickens on Center festival in Historic Downtown Fernandina Beach, ...

Kid to Kid Reopening Celebration and Sale

You've been waiting...We've been waiting... And we are finally able to announce that we are almost recovered from the landlord's ...

  • 9:00 am -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: 10601 San Jose Blvd., Ste 112, Jacksonville, Florida, FL 32257
  • Website: kidtokid.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Montgomery Ugly Sweater Fun Run

Come join us on our 167-acre property for a morning full of fun, music, crafts, and even breakfast with Santa! ...

PJ's and Polar Express at IMAX Theatre

Join us on Saturday, December 9 from 9am to 1pm for PJs and Polar Express! Come decked out in your ...

Santa Claus in the Courtyard, Beaches Town Center

Once again, join Deanne Dunlop Photography in December for pictures with Santa Claus in the Courtyard at 200 First Street! ...

The Conch House Breakfast with Santa

Skip the lines at the mall and score some quality time with Santa! Santa even brings arts and crafts all ...

The Edge Rock Gym

Whether you are a seasoned visitor or brand-new to The Edge Rock Gym, there's never been a better time to ...

Velocity Air Sports Kids Jump

We have created a large dedicated Kiddie Jump Arena and Foam Pits just for lil ninjas under 48" tall. Kids Jump ...

Jacksonville Arboretum: Nature Walk

Hike at the Jacksonville Arboretum...with a guide! A park naturalist/biologist will explain nature while out on the trail.

Repticon

The 2017 Repticon show will return to Jacksonville at a new and larger permanent home at the Morocco Shrine. Repticon ...

  • 9:30 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Morocco Shrine Temple, 3800 St Johns Bluff Rd, Jacksonville FL
  • Website: repticon.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Gingerbread House Extravaganza

JHS is proud to present this beloved holiday tradition for three weeks each December. Visitors enjoy gigantic, creative gingerbread houses built ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Old St. Andrews - 317 A. Phillip Randolph Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32202
  • Cost: Suggested donation: Adults - $5 Children (3 -16) - $3
  • Website: gingerbreadjax.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Jumperz Fun Center Open Play

Come out to Jumperz for open play on the inflatables for ages 2 - 12 (socks are required). Battle Zone ...

  • 10:00 am -  7:00 pm 
  • Location: 1035 Blanding Blvd., Orange Park, FL 32065
  • Cost: $9.99 for inflatables, Battle Zone is $6.99 for single games
  • Website: www.jumperzfuncenter.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Jumpstreet Trampoline Park

Open jump hours at Jumpstreet Trampoline Park!

  • 10:00 am - 11:00 pm 
  • Location: 1210 Beach Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32250
  • Cost: $5 - $12 ages 3 and up
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

MOSH Ancient Rome Exhibit

On Saturday, September 23, MOSH invites you to take a trip to ancient Rome with MOSH’s newest Traveling Exhibit: Ancient ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 1025 Museum Circle Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Cost: Free for Members
  • Website: themosh.org
  • Category: Family Fun

MOSH Choosing To Participate Poster Exhibit

This exhibit features 10 colorful posters that showcase scientific achievements and contributions made during the creative golden age of Muslim ...

  • 10:00 am -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: 1025 Museum Circle Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Cost: MOSH General Admission
  • Website: themosh.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels Kids Club Art Class

They make, you shop! Kids 3 and up can enjoy a quick project and take home a finished masterpiece. Sign ...

Paint with Santa at Doing Dishes Pottery Studios

Paint with Santa! Your little elves will create a hand print plate, decorate cookies and meet Santa! Registration opens November 4th!

Publix Aprons Cooking School Gingerbread Houses

Forgo the mess at home, and bring the family here! This class allows you and your children (up to three ...

  • 10:00 am 
  • Location: 10500 San Jose Blvd., Jacksonville, FL, 32257
  • Cost: $60 - Price is for family up to 4 participants
  • Website: www.publix.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Rebounderz Open Jump

Over 12,000 Square Feet of trampoline jumping space. Open Jump, In-the-air Dodgeball, Flip in the Foam Pit, Basketball Slam Dunker.

  • 10:00 am - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: 14985 Old St. Augustine Road, Jacksonville, FL 32258
  • Cost: Rebounderz Action Pass! $15 for 1 hour of the Trampoline Arenas and All New American Ninja Warrior Course! Valid Sunday-Saturday
  • Website: rebounderzjacksonville.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Riverside Arts Market

Produced by Riverside Avondale Preservation, Inc., the Riverside Arts Market is every Saturday from 10 a.m. – 3 p.m., rain ...

Riverside Arts Market - Winter Wonder RAM

Join Riverside Arts Market #UnderTheBridge for vegetables, vendors, and music - a Jacksonville family fun classic! This December visit with Santa ...

Santa at the St. Augustine Aquarium

See Santa at the St. Augustine Aquarium every weekend in December leading up to Christmas. Santa Saturdays at 1:00pm and ...

St. Mary's Railroad Santa Express

FEATURING AUTHENTIC STEAM LOCOMOTIVE! The magic of Christmas comes alive at Santa Land where Jolly Old St. Nick himself boards the ...

  • 10:00 am -  4:00 pm 
  • Location: Theatre by the Trax, 1000 Osborne Street, St. Marys, Georgia 31558
  • Cost: Adults $17 Children (3-12) $11 Children under 2 FREE, plus $3 service charge
  • Website: www.stmarysrailroad.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Ugly Sweater 5K at the Winston Family YMCA

Join us for a fun, holiday-themed race in your favorite (and ugliest) sweater! There will be fun for the entire ...

Yulee Holiday Parade

Yulee welcomes the holidays with a parade along US 17 and Florida A1A beginning at 10 a.m. followed by an ...

Color Me Mine Pottery Painting

Head over to Color Me Mine Jacksonville at The Avenues Mall! It's the world's leading paint-it-yourself ceramics studio for all ...

Cummer Museum Art for Two: Mediterranean Landscape

Make art with your little one and enjoy gallery and garden visits on the second Saturday of each month. Students ...

  • 10:30 am - 12:00 pm 
  • Location: 829 Riverside Avenue, Jacksonville, Florida 32204
  • Cost: Members $15 per pair, Non-Members $20 per pai
  • Website: www.cummermuseum.org
  • Category: Classes

Stories for Babies - Pablo Creek Branch Library

A short lap-sit program for children from birth to walking with an adult caregiver. The program includes rhymes, songs, fingerplays, ...

Toddler Music and Movement - South Mandarin Branch Library

This program is for children ages 18 months to 3 years with an adult caregiver. It includes songs, stories, and ...

Breakfast with the Grinch at Princess Patch Girls Spa

Your Princess will enjoy having breakfast with the Grinch, making Christmas crafts, playing games and having lots of fun in ...

  • 11:00 am -  1:30 pm 
  • Location: Princess Patch Girls Spa - 3325 Plymouth St Suite 10 Jacksonville, Florida
  • Cost: $34.95 per child
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Katz 4 Keeps Adoption Weekend

Katz 4 Keeps, Inc., an all-volunteer 501 (c) (3) non-profit organization, was formally established in January 2008. Located in Ponte ...

Naughty Or Nice Food Truck Takeover!

Take a break from holiday shopping and join us for our final Food Truck Takeover of 2017! We will be ...

Santa Stop and Photo Op - Webb Wesconnett Regional Library

Santa Claus is coming to the library! You’re invited to join the fun as we share St. Nick stories and ...

Stories for Young Children - Southeast Regional Library

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. Join us for stories, fingerplays, nursery rhymes, ...

  • 11:00 am - 11:30 am 
  • Location: Southeast Regional Branch Library, 10599 Deerwood Park Blvd., Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: jpl.coj.net
  • Category: Library Programs

Stories for Young Children - Webb Wesconnett Branch Library

This program is for children birth to 5 years with an adult caregiver. The program includes stories, books, fingerplays, nursery ...

Yes You Canvas: Sandy Snowman

Classes are designed for children ages 5 and up, as well as teens and adults. Reserve your spot online.

Alligator Farm Creatures of the Night

Come join us for Winter CrocFest on December 9, 2017 at the St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park. Raising funds ...

  • 12:00 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: St. Augustine Alligator Farm Zoological Park 999 Anastasia Blvd, Saint Augustine, Florida 32080
  • Cost: Adult admission $25.00 Children admission $10
  • Website: www.crocfest.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Freddy’s Burgers Orange Park 1 Year Anniversary

Come help celebrate the 1 year anniversary of Freddy's Burgers in Orange Park. They will be giving away free Kids ...

  • 12:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Freddy's Frozen Custard & Steakburgers Orange Park, FL 386 Blanding Blvd, Orange Park, Florida 32073
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Paint with Santa at Doing Dishes Pottery Studios

Paint with Santa! Your little elves will create a hand print plate, decorate cookies and meet Santa! Registration opens November 4th!

Photos with Santa Regency Square Mall

It's time for holiday photos with Santa. He's making his list and checking it twice! Join Santa for holiday photos ...

Regal Cinemas $5 Holiday Classics

Starting November 25 - December 23, each Saturday, at 12pm local time enjoy one of these 5 traditional Holiday Classics ...

Riverquest Scenic River Cruise to the Jacksonville Zoo

Set Sail on an all new River Quest! River cruises will explore the natural beauty of the Trout River. During ...

  • 12:00 pm -  2:00 pm 
  • Location: 1015 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Cost: $12/members $15/non-members $5/children (3-12)
  • Website: www.jacksonvillezoo.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Santa's Storybook Tea - Ritz-Carlton Amelia

This Ritz-Carlton, Amelia Island tradition includes a fireside holiday storybook read by Santa plus an afternoon tea with finger sandwiches, ...

  • 12:00 pm 
  • Location: Ritz-Carlton Amelia Island - 4750 Amelia Island Parkway, Amelia Island, FL 32034
  • Cost: $55 per adult and child ages 6 and up and $25 for children ages 3-5
  • Website: www.ritzcarlton.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Christmas Arts and Crafts At Argyle - Argyle Branch Library

Join Argyle Teens for fun and easy Christmas crafts. Nurture your holiday creative spirit with fun and easy crafts. Teens ...

Community Nutcracker at The Florida Theatre

Every year, Community Nutcracker delights audiences of all ages with its holiday classic. More than 200 children from Northeast Florida ...

MOSH Science and History Boat Tours with St. Johns River Taxi

Ahoy Jacksonville! MOSH has teamed up with the St. Johns River Taxi to host Science & History River Tours every ...

  • 1:00 pm 
  • Location: 1025 Museum Circle, Jacksonville, FL 32207
  • Cost: $15 for adults and $12 for children under 12
  • Website: www.themosh.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Michaels MAKEbreak Christmas T Shirts

Be the cutest dressed guest at holiday parties with this fun and festive T-shirt project. Buy the T-shirt, and the ...

Santa at the Rink: Jekyll Island Skating Village

Can’t make it Merry Shrimpmas for story time with Santa? No worries! He’ll make special trips back to Jekyll Island ...

Christmas Carole - Alhambra Theatre

Everyone loves a story that starts “once upon a time.” Everyone loves a fairy tale with a happy ending. Everyone ...

Annie with the Northeast Florida Conservatory

The endearing story of America’s favorite redhead orphan comes to life complete with a talented cast, 16-piece orchestra and wonderful ...

Cookies and Canvas Halloween Paint: Snowman Friend

Cookies and Canvas are kids inspired classes recommended for ages 5 and up! Parents are welcome to register themselves to ...

The Jacksonville Landing Annual Tuba Christmas

More than 200 tubas join together to play some of your favorite holiday music. What is Tuba Christmas? TubaChristmas is a music ...

A Character Christmas Chick-fil-A Wells Road

It's the most wonderful time of the year! Join your kid's favorite characters for a Christmas celebration you'll never forget -- ...

  • 3:00 pm -  8:00 pm 
  • Location: Chick fil A Wells Road 1925 Wells Rd, Orange Park, Florida 32073
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Jacksonville Symphony Holiday Pops

Jacksonville’s favorite Holiday tradition is back and better than ever. Featuring the talents of the Jacksonville Symphony and Symphony Chorus, ...

High Tea with the Claus Family at Enchanted Christmas Village

Step into a magical winter wonderland, transformed into the Enchanted Christmas Village. High tea and bowties with the Claus Family ...

  • 3:30 pm -  5:00 pm 
  • Location: Hope Pavilion - 899 Palm Valley Rd Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
  • Cost: Adults = $45 Children = $25 Two (2) Years Old and Under = FREE!
  • Website: jacksonvillechristmas.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Holiday Party for Girls at Prachee Arts & Studios

This is special Holiday Party for girls age 5+. The cost is $45 Holiday wear- Casual Activities: Painting, Jamberry Nail Mani ...

Movie Matinee for Prospective Members: Girl Scouts of Gateway Council

Join Girl Scouts of Gateway Council at this FREE event exclusively for girls and parents interested in joining Girl Scouts! ...

  • 4:00 pm -  6:00 pm 
  • Location: Girl Scouts of Gateway Council 1000 Shearer Ave, Jacksonville, Florida 32205
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

RiverTown Winter Festival

Celebrate the joy and magic of the holiday season at the 2nd annual RiverTown Winter Festival on Saturday, December, 9. ...

Cinotti's Bakery Family Fun Nights- Gingerbread House Decorating

Each year, the Cinotti Family opens its doors after hours for night of family fun. They supply a large gingerbread ...

Deck the Chairs Jax Beach

Deck The Chairs is an annual lighted sculptural exhibit using the iconic red chairs of The American Red Cross Life ...

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park Festival of Lights 2017

Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park and the Stephen Foster Citizens Support Organization, is preparing to illuminate the park ...

  • 4:30 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Stephen Foster Folk Culture Center State Park 11016 Lillian Saunders Drive/ US HWY 41 White Springs, FL 32096
  • Cost: Holiday Magic Nights: Select Dates $3.00 per person. Children under 3 Free. Silent Nights: $2.00 per person. Children under 3 Free.
  • Website: www.floridastateparks.org
  • Category: Family Fun, Holiday Events

Historic Springfield Holiday Home Tour

Come take a look at the very heart of Springfield as we present the 31st Annual Holiday Home Tour! Enjoy the ...

  • 5:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Springfield Improvement Association and Archives - 210 W 7th St, Jacksonville, Florida 32206
  • Cost: Pre-Tour Tickets are $12, Tickets will be $15 at the door
  • Website: www.historicspringfield.org
  • Category: Holiday Events

Enchanted Christmas Village

The Enchanted Christmas Village is a 12 day Christmas festival on weekends in December. Now located in PONTE VEDRA for ...

  • 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm 
  • Location: Hope Pavilion - 899 Palm Valley Rd Ponte Vedra Beach, FL 32081
  • Cost: Use code Fun4 for $5 off a family 4 pack of tickets!
  • Website: jacksonvillechristmas.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Children's Miracle Network Festival of Lights 5k & Family Fun Run

Luminaries light up the streets of beautiful San Marco as runners take off during the 22nd Annual Festival of Lights ...

Jacksonville Children's Chorus Downtown Dazzle

The Jacksonville Children's Chorus (JCC) is proud to present its third annual downtown holiday celebration by illuminating the outside of ...

Catty Shack Ranch Night Feeding and Tour

Enjoy a guided tour of all the residents (Siberian tigers, lions, cougars, black leopards, a bobcat, a coatimundi and foxes) ...

  • 6:00 pm -  8:30 pm 
  • Location: Catty Shack Ranch - 1860 Starratt Road, Jacksonville, FL 32226
  • Cost: Adults: $15 Children (3-11): $10 2 & Under: Free
  • Website: cattyshack.org
  • Category: Family Fun

Creative Me Art Studio Parent's Night Out

Join us for Parent’s Night Out – Saturday, Dec 9th from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Creative Me Art ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: Creative Me Art Studio - 132 Everest Lane, Suite # 3, St. Johns, FL, 32259
  • Cost: $30 per child
  • Website: tockify.com
  • Category: Family Fun

Hometown Holiday in the Park

The Town of Or­ange Park and The Historical Society of Orange Park team up to bring you an old fashioned ...

Jacksonville Zoo ZOOLights

Celebrate the holiday season and create a family tradition admiring the sparkling lights and brilliant hues at the Jacksonville Zoo ...

Jax Illuminations 5th Annual Drive Thru Holiday Light Show

Join Jax Illuminations in celebrating its 5th year as Jacksonville's Best Drive Thru Holiday Light Show. Nov 17, 2017 - ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:30 pm 
  • Location: Morocco Shrine Center, 3800 St Johns Bluff Rd S, Jacksonville, FL 32224
  • Cost: $20 per vehicle
  • Website: jaxilluminations.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Jax Illuminations Traffic Safety Discount Day - Save $5

Join Jax Illuminations as we kick of the Celebrate Safely Campaign! When you arrive show us that you liked the Traffic ...

Local student writes, produces and choreographs Christmas play with Coastal Baptist Church

Local student writes, produces and choreographs Christmas play with Coastal Baptist Church Spoiled Milk and Burnt Cookies features cast members from ...

R.A.D. Nights at Rebounderz

Every Friday and Saturday night come experience Rebounderz in a totally Awesome New Light! Play under the special effect lights ...

Regatta of Lights, St. Augustine

The annual Regatta of Lights takes St. Augustine’s world-famous Nights of Lights onto the water, with an amazing variety of ...

San Marco Holiday Magic in the Square

Celebrate the season in San Marco! Holiday Magic will put you in the holiday mood as carolers sing, Santa and ...

We Rock the Spectrum Holiday Parent's Night Out

Drop Off Event for Ages 3 and Up! Holiday themed games & activities in the gym, special arts and crafts, ...

  • 6:00 pm -  9:00 pm 
  • Location: 9357 Suite 3 Philips Highway, Jacksonville, FL 32256
  • Cost: $35
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Family Fun

15th Annual Lighted Boat Parade

It's that time of year to come together for a great cause. All proceeds from fundraising and silent auction will ...

Community Nutcracker at The Florida Theatre

Every year, Community Nutcracker delights audiences of all ages with its holiday classic. More than 200 children from Northeast Florida ...

Christmas Carole - Alhambra Theatre

Everyone loves a story that starts “once upon a time.” Everyone loves a fairy tale with a happy ending. Everyone ...

Annie with the Northeast Florida Conservatory

The endearing story of America’s favorite redhead orphan comes to life complete with a talented cast, 16-piece orchestra and wonderful ...

Jacksonville Symphony Holiday Pops

Jacksonville’s favorite Holiday tradition is back and better than ever. Featuring the talents of the Jacksonville Symphony and Symphony Chorus, ...

Outdoor Singing Christmas Tree at The Church at Argyle

The Argyle Christmas tradition returns! 23rd Edition of the Outdoor Singing Christmas Tree. Wednesday-Saturday, 8pm nightly Join with us for Christmas ...

  • 8:00 pm 
  • Location: The Church at Argyle - 6823 Argyle Forest Blvd, Jacksonville, Florida 32244
  • Cost: FREE
  • Website: www.facebook.com
  • Category: Holiday Events

Velocity Flight Night

EVERY FRIDAY AND SATURDAY NIGHT From 9pm to 12am Midnight The lights go out and the lasers come on! Our State of the ...