100 Foot Tree Delray Beach

Thursday, November 30, 05:00 PM to 09:00 PM This event has ended.


100 Foot Tree Delray Beach at Old School Square in Delray Beach
Date Info: Thursday, November 30 to Monday, January 1 -Open Daily
Other Dates
11/30/2017 05:00 PM
Donations Encouraged - Open to the Public

The holiday fun and tree-mendous excitement begins with the lighting of our Famous 100-foot Christmas Tree at Old School Square. Kids can visit Santa, ride the holiday carousel, enjoy outdoor ice skating, listen to music, enjoy great food, and go inside the 100-foot Christmas Tree to see the animated elf scenes, model train layouts and more! The tree is illuminated through the beginning of the New Year.

November 30th: The lights go on! Tree Lighting Ceremony for the 100-Foot Christmas Tree, located in Old School Square field. Special guests include Santa Claus!  Bring a toy, canned goods or monetary donation to the Tree Lighting.   Santa will be lighting the famous 100ft Christmas Tree at 7:15pm. Directly following the Tree Lighting Santa will be available for photos! Enjoy ice-skating, Putt’n Around Mini Golf & Carousel and much more! Event is free, activities for a nominal fee!

December 12th:  Menorah Lighting: Join the community for the lighting of the first candle of the Menorah at Old School Square at 6 p.m.


December 1st–January 1st: Tree Open Daily

Activities include “Ice–Skating”, Mini Golf & Carousel. Details & hours below.

December 1st–23rd: Visit with Santa

in his Key West Style house next to the 100ft. Christmas Tree. Santa is available for photos December 1–23 on Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday evenings from 5–9pm.

December 2nd: Carols by Candlelight

7pm, $15. Andy Childs, John Ford Coley and The Little River Band. The evening culminates with the lighting of 1,000 candles throughout the audience. 561-243-7922oldschoolsquare.org

December 2nd, 9th, 16th 19th, 20th, 21st: Cookie Cruises with Santa

Ahoy! Join Santa for a once in a lifetime opportunity to cruise with him on the Intracoastal Waterway. Enjoy our Cookie Cruise with Delray Yacht Cruises and the Jolly Old Elf himself! $25. Reservations Required: 561-243-0686

December 3rd: Empty Bowls at Old School Square

11am. $25. Benefiting the Palm Beach County Foodbank. This unique event invites the public to “eat simply, so others can simply eat.” Potters create bowls, bakers provide rustic breads, and chefs donate hearty soups. oldschoolsquare.org

December 7th: ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

5:30pm–Storytelling at Cason Cottage at Delray Beach Historical Society. 561-274-9578

December 8th: Holiday Boat Parade 6pm–8:30pm

Along the Intracoastal Waterway from Boynton Beach to Delray Beach.

December 9th: Holiday Parade

6pm–Celebrate the “Holidays in Candyland”. Parade along Atlantic Avenue.

December 12th: Lighting of the Menorah

6pm–Old School Square grounds.

December 16th: Screen on the Green

6:30pm–Woo Creative presents a FREE, holiday themed movie night shown on a huge four–story screen at Old School Square Pavilion. Please bring a toy to donate to the The Milagro Center.

December 30th: Kwanzaa Celebration

2:30–6pm at the Spady Museum. spadymuseum.com

December 31st: New Years Eve

Delray Beach will ring in the New Year on December 31st with a family friendly event from 5-9pm on the grounds of Old School Square. Free activities include: kid’s crafts, face–painting, Celebration Crowns, Resolution wall, vintage game room, live entertainment and DJ, outdoor family games and more! The Carousel, Mini-Golf and Ice Skating will be available for $3. Food trucks will be on site. The fireworks finale will launch from the Old School Square Parking Garage at 9pm.