Why St. Lucie Should Be On Your Holiday Destination Bucket List
Whether you’re looking for a quick getaway or the perfect place to spend the holidays with your family- St. Lucie has all of the charm, unique attractions and festive events to get you into the holiday spirit.
Dancing Palm Trees
Enjoy a spectacular holiday light show put on by the palm trees in Marina Square. That’s right, every night starting on November 29th through the end of December, the “Dancing Palm Trees” show will take place in Downtown Fort Pierce every 30 minutes.
Unique Holiday Events
Fort Pierce Christmas Boat Parade
Enjoy a fun, holiday-themed boat parade on the water! The show takes place along the Fort Pierce waterfront from Taylor Creek Marina to the Fort Pierce City Marina.
Heathcote’s Garden of Lights
November 29th- December 28th
Stroll through a beautiful display of holiday lights and décor at Heathcote Botanical Gardens. Open every Friday & Saturday through the month of December, it’s only $8 per person.
Fun at the Gardens with Santa
Come spend the afternoon with Santa in the beautiful gardens at Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens. This event is free, bring your camera!
Festival of Lights
Sample local cuisine, do some holiday shopping, enjoy live music and the parade! Immediately following the parade, spectators will enjoy the lighting of the 26.5-foot holiday tree.
See a Holiday Show
See a show at the Historic Sunrise Theatre. From Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer the Musical to the Nutcracker Ballet, sit back and relax at one of the outstanding shows coming to the Sunrise Theater this season.
Need Another Reason?
1. No Sweater Weather
Sit outside and enjoy the light breeze as you relax in 70 to 80 degree weather.
2. No Crowds
Forget the hustle & bustle of the usual tourist spots this time of year.