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Posted on 27 November 2014 by LeslieM

Snow Party

Friday, Nov. 28, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Pompano Citi Centre 1955 N. Federal Hwy. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Snow flurries, arts and crafts, entertainment, free carousel rides and an appearance by Santa (bring your camera!) Santa will be there every weekend from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Dec. 6 -21. Holiday Family Fun Days every Saturday in December through Christmas Eve. Info.: 954-943-4683, www.PompanoCitiCentre.com.

The Christmas Candle movie premier

Saturday, Nov. 29, 6:30 p.m.

Christian Love Fellowship Church 801 SE 10 St., Ste. 4 Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Free. Get tickets at http://echolightcinemas.com/clfchurch

5th Annual “Light Up MLK” for the holidays

Saturday, Nov. 29, 5 to 8 p.m.

Annie Adderly Gillis Park 601 Dr. Martin Luther King Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33060

Holiday cookie decorating, interactive art wall, live entertainment, tree lighting at 7 p.m. Free food, photo booth, Santa visit. Hot 105 DJ Big Man Kelly hosts.

Arts and Crafts and Quilts

Sunday, Nov 30, 1 to 5 p.m.

The Butler House 380 E Hillsboro Blvd. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

Quilt raffle, craft sale, music, refreshments and food under the 100-year-old Banyan in the backyard. 561-299-8684 for info.

Zion Tree Lighting

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 6 p.m.

Zion Lutheran Church 959 SE 6 Ave. Deerfield Beach, FL 33441

For more info., call 954-421-3146.

13th Annual Lighthouse ‘A Glow

Wednesday, Dec. 3, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Frank McDonough Park 3500 NE 27 Ave. Lighthouse Point, FL 33064

Be entertained at tree lighting. Santa visits, holiday refreshments, caroling and more.

44th Annual Holiday Street Parade—Boca Raton

Wednesday, Dec. 3 7:30 to 9 p.m.

72 N Federal Hwy. Boca Raton, FL 33432

This year’s parade theme will be “A Holiday Wish.” Parade route begins at Federal Hwy & SE 8 St., traveling north to Mizner Park Amphitheater.

Yuletide Parade – Pompano

Thursday, Dec. 4, 6: 30 p.m.

2400 E. Atlantic Blvd. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Parade runs from Riverside Drive west to Atlantic Blvd. to McNab Park, where festivities continue, including the lighting of the tree, arrival by Santa and other characters, and entertainment. For more information, call 954-786-4111.

52nd Annual Holiday Boat Parade seeks boat

Friday, Dec. 14, 6 p.m.

Enter your boat for free! All boats, big or small, are welcome. For more information or to register your boat please contact the Greater Pompano Beach Chamber of Commerce at lspinelli@pompanobeachchamber.com or 954-941-2940.

Drop-off for Toys 4 Tots

Myers Insurance Agency

703 S. Federal Hwy. Pompano Beach, FL 33062

Drop off Hours: Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Collecting toys through Saturday, Dec. 13. Fifth consecutive year as an official dropoff location. 954-784-9029.

Ocean Way Holiday Celebration

Join us for the Annual Deerfield Beach Ocean Way Holiday Celebration presented by the Deerfield Beach Community Redevelopment Agency, Saturday, December 6, at the International Fishing Pier, 200 NE 21st Ave. Festivities will begin at 5:00 PM and run until 9:00 PM. Activities include photos with Santa, a miniature pony petting zoo, snow flurries, kid’s activities, and live entertainment throughout the event. Be sure not to miss the special Holiday Character Show from 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM, followed by a character meet and greet as well as our NEW holiday parade of lights display! Refreshments and food will be sold. Parking on the barrier island will be limited during the event. Complimentary parking will be available at the Cove Shopping Center, 1500 E. Hillsboro Blvd. Attendees can make the short walk across the bridge to the event or take the complimentary shuttle service between the Cove Shopping Center and the beach. The shuttle service will run continuously from 4:30 PM to 9:30 PM.

Please note that there will be several road closures related to the Ocean Way Holiday Celebration:

The International Fishing Pier parking lot will be closed at 6:00 AM on Saturday, December 6th and will reopen around 11:00 PM on Saturday, December 6th.

A1A and NE 2nd street will be closed to Ocean Way (NE 21st Ave.) and NE 20th Terr at 11:30 AM on Saturday, December 6th and will reopen around 10:30 PM on Saturday, December 6th.

The parallel parking spaces in front of the Wyndham will be closed to traffi c at 6:00 AM on Saturday, December 6th.

For further information please call the Community Events and Outreach Division at (954) 480-4429.

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