Jacksonville’s BEST Holiday Events Guide

Holiday Events Jacksonville

There is always something exciting to see and do in Jacksonville and the holidays are no exception! If you’re looking for fun, family-friendly and festive events on the First Coast this holiday season look no further than our Guide to Holiday Events in Jacksonville 2018. Here you will find all of the best tree lighting ceremonies, Santa visits, Gingerbread House making events, light displays, boat parades, holiday shows and everything you need for a holly jolly holiday season. Be sure to check back throughout the season for updated holiday events.

This year we made things a little easier for you and created posts to help you find exactly what you are looking for! From tree lightings, breakfast with Santa and holiday shows, this will be your BEST resource for all things Holiday! Of course, all of our events are also listed on our Events Calendar where you can see what’s going on just for the day or week. Did we miss an event? Let us know by emailing [email protected]. Check out all the categories to find what you are looking for!

Thank you to BRAVOZ for sponsoring this guide! Formerly known as Rebounderz Jacksonville, BRAVOZ lets you choose from over 10 unique attractions perfect for any age! Elevate your excitement with Jacksonville’s hot, new emerging games. From our Open Jump Arena and Ninja Warrior Course to the area’s largest Laser Tag course, BRAVOZ has something for every age and is perfect for holiday weekends and days off! Birthday Parties, Group Events, and Sensory Friendly nights are also available.

Holiday Fun Runs In & Around Jacksonville

Lace up your running shoes and tie them with some jingle bells! Ready to run for the holidays? There are plenty of season-theme holiday runs in Jacksonville and the First […]

Did we miss an event? Please comment below or email us at [email protected] if you know of or have an event you would like us to include!

Vicky Lane
Vicky Lane is the co-owner and co-founder of Jacksonville Mom (formerly Jax Moms Blog). Since 2012, she has been overseeing the content and technical side of Jacksonville Mom. In this role, she manages over 30 writers and works closely with the managing editor to provide the most relevant content for the Jacksonville parenting community. In her previous career, Vicky obtained her Masters in Education and served as University Registrar at the University of North Florida. Wife to adoring husband John, her love for all things “Mom” began in 2010 when their son Brendan was born. Vicky chose to put her full-time career in higher education on hold to spend time with her new baby, giving her a new respect for motherhood and parenting. In June 2012, John and Vicky welcomed sweet Audrey to the family. Vicky has created an amazing circle of Moms who are continuously seeking new ways to enrich their children’s lives in and around Jacksonville. Being part of the creation of an online parenting resource and small business that serves the great Jacksonville area has allowed her to flourish in a successful career while remaining present for her family.


  1. Hi. I can’t remember where there’s a large neighborhood display of Christmas lights for many blocks with lights crossing street too
    Near Mayport?? Help?


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