How to Spend the Holdays in Jacksonville…

Experience the Jacksonville Zoo like never before during Holiday Lights. Every evening from mid-November through December, the zoo transforms into a twinkling winter wonderland. Marvel at dazzling light displays and animated animal sculptures throughout the zoo’s 100 acres. Holiday Lights is a must-do holiday tradition for families and groups. Charter a minibus and enjoy a hassle-free trip to the zoo to take in the magical lights.

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 370 Zoo Parkway Jacksonville, FL 32218 (904) 757-4463

Amelia Island Christmas Parade

Head over to charming Amelia Island for the annual Christmas Parade on the second Saturday of December. This delightful small-town parade features festive floats, dance troupes, bands, and of course, Santa himself. After the parade, enjoy holiday shopping and dining in Fernandina Beach’s historic downtown. Book a bus and make merry memories with friends or family on a day trip to Amelia Island.

Amelia Island Christmas Parade Centre Street Fernandina Beach, FL 32034

Riverside Arts Market Holiday Show

The Riverside Arts Market is one of Jacksonville’s best destinations for local arts, crafts, and food. During the holiday season, the market transforms into a festive wonderland with additional vendors, kids’ activities, and live entertainment. Browse holiday gifts and decor from local artisans, sip hot cider, and take in live music. Reserve a charter bus to transport your group to the market for a full day of holiday fun under Riverside’s scenic canopy oak trees.

Riverside Arts Market 715 Riverside Ave. Jacksonville, FL 32204

Nights of Lights St. Augustine

Just over an hour from Jacksonville, historic St. Augustine sparkles during its annual Nights of Lights festival. From mid-November through late January, over three million lights illuminate the city’s cobblestone streets and historic buildings. Book a charter bus for your group to experience horse-drawn carriage rides, holiday concerts, festive food, and dazzling light displays throughout America’s oldest city.

Nights of Lights St. Augustine, FL 32084

Jacksonville Light Boat Parade

Ring in the holidays on the water during Jacksonville’s annual Light Boat Parade. On a December evening, dozens of brightly lit boats cruise along the St. Johns River and Downtown Jacksonville’s shimmering skyline. Grab a spot at one of the many waterfront parks or restaurants to take in the show. A charter bus provides easy transportation for your group to find the perfect parade-watching spot.

Jacksonville Light Boat Parade Downtown Jacksonville Riverfront

I’m Your Santa Winter Wonderland

I’m Your Santa at Deerwood Town Center transforms into a magical winter wonderland for the holidays. This immersive Santa experience includes millions of lights, falling snow, rides, games, live shows, and photos with Santa himself. A charter bus provides easy transportation for your large family or group to enjoy a full day of Christmas magic at I’m Your Santa. I’m Your Santa Winter Wonderland 9559 Deerwood

Park Blvd. Jacksonville, FL 32256

First Baptist Church Jacksonville Living Nativity

Experience the magic and meaning of Christmas with First Baptist Church Jacksonville’s annual Living Nativity production. This moving recreation of the nativity story features live actors, animals, music and more. Groups small and large can book charter bus transportation to experience this beloved Jacksonville tradition.

First Baptist Church Jacksonville 124 W. Ashley St. Jacksonville, FL 32202

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