A Must Visit Christmas Destination

Your Holiday Festivity Guide to St. Lucie, Florida
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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 25th through the end of December, the “Dancing Palm Trees” show will take place in Downtown Fort Pierce every 30 minutes.

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A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

Sights & Sounds on Second

December 4th

There will be magic in the air and music all around on Sunday, December 4, 2022 at the 34th Annual Sights & Sounds on Second Parade in Historic Downtown Fort Pierce with this year’s new theme,  “Country Christmas”!

A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

Heathcote’s Garden of Lights

11/25-12/17 (Fridays & Saturdays), 12/22-12/30 (Thursdays & Fridays)

Stroll through a beautiful display of holiday lights and décor at Heathcote Botanical Gardens. Only $10 per person.

A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

Festival of Lights

December 3rd

Join in for the annual holiday event, parade, tree lighting ceremony, live music, fireworks, food trucks, arts and crafts vendors and more!

A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

Holiday Lights at the Gardens

November 25th – December 30th 

On select Fridays and Saturdays, the Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens will be illuminated with over 2500 LED lights, adorned with ice sculptures and holiday displays and multiple holiday photo spots for the family. 

A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

Jingle Jog 5k 

December 10th

Take a walk, run or jog among hundreds of members of the community as you jingle down paths throughout Tradition Square and waterfront. 


A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

See a Holiday Show

See a show at the Historic Sunrise Theatre. From Buddy the Elf to the Nutcracker Ballet, sit back and relax at one of the outstanding shows coming to the Sunrise Theater this season.

A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

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.

3. The Beach is always in season here

Hit the waves or hit the sand and spend the “busy holidays” relaxing under the sun. Check out all of our beaches here.


Check out our places to stay here and enjoy all that St. Lucie has to offer this holiday season.


A Must-Visit Christmas Destination

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