Downtown Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town

Skip the crowded cities, and spend your Christmas in the quaint South Florida town of Fort Pierce. Located along the Treasure Coast, Fort Pierce is a charming coastal community filled with history, waterfront dining, & shopping. There’s no shortage of the holiday spirit here.


Rated one of the 20 most beautiful Main Streets in America by Reader’s Digest. 

Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town

                             Sights & Sounds on Second Christmas Tree Lighting

The holiday season has officially kicked off with the lighted Christmas Tree display located the center of downtown. Enjoy many other twinkling lights and décor that fill the streets. 

Dancing Palm Trees

The Dancing Lights 

It’s tradition that each year even palm trees get dressed up for Christmas. Come enjoy this “Holiday Lights Spectacular” in Marina Square which consists of over 100,000 lights synchronized to holiday music- it’s a must see for local and out of town guests!

Dazzling Holiday Shows

Go for a night out at the historic Sunrise Theatre & catch one of the nationally touring shows that tour each year.

Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town
Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town
Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town

Heathcote Garden of Lights



Heathcote Garden of Lights will feature a walk through Heathcote’s five acres of gardens illuminated with thousands of lights handcrafted into colorful seasonal and whimsical garden displays. Refreshments, s’mores (the Garden’s favorite), music and special appearances from Santa and Mrs. Claus fill the bill for an annual holiday tradition.

Holiday Lights at the Port St. Lucie Botanical Gardens is a free event will feature music, performers, food trucks and over 2,500 LEDs. There will be 17 LED ice sculpture trees and a 16-foot-tall LED round walkthrough ornament display for a memorable holiday photo.

Fort Pierce: A Must-Visit Christmas Town

Visit Fort Pierce this Christmas and you’re in you’re for a holiday filled with some of the season’s best.