Jacksonville Holiday Lights 2023

Deck The Chairs

Deck The Chairs is FREE and open to the public with lights displaying nightly from 5PM-1AM now through January 1, 2024. Handicap Accessible and dogs are allowed.

Jacksonville Seawalk Pavilion & Latham Plaza - 1st Ave North and, 1st St N, Jacksonville Beach, FL 32250

St. Augustine Nights Of Lights

The 30th Annual Nights of Lights dazzles with more than three million lights adorning every corner of the historic district from Saturday, November 18, 2023, to January 28, 2024.

Throughout Historic Downtown - 1 Cathedral Street, St. Augustine, FL 32084

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Suwannee Lights

Immerse yourself in the magical ambiance as the dazzling display of lights transforms the Suwannee River into a wonderland of color and joy! November 21- December 30, 2023, Nightly. This is a ticketed event.

Spirit of the Suwannee Music Park and Campground, also known as "Suwanneeville." - 3076 95th Drive, Live Oak FL, 32060

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Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens 'Colors Of The Wild' Zoolights Experience

Step into awe where Asian lanterns take on life as animals and plants in a striking showcase of beauty with more than 70 displays throughout the Zoo. Runs select nights November - February from 5:30pm - 9:30pm. Check the Jacksonville Zoo website for featured events throughout ZooLights and to purchase tickets.

Jacksonville Zoo and Gardens - 370 Zoo Pkwy, Jacksonville, FL 32218

Photo: Bobbi Sheridan | Jacksonville Zoo

Blackhawk Bluff Christmas Display - Girvin Road

Girvin Road transforms into a free lights display that you don’t have to leave the car for! Voted Jacksonville’s best light display in 2021, this is something you won’t want to miss!

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‘Dazzling Nights’ at Jacksonville Arboretum & Botanical Gardens

The Jacksonville Arboretum is beautiful throughout the year, but during the holiday season it is transformed into a beautiful light display - November 24, 2023 - December 29, 2023. First entry at 5:30 PM. Last entry 8:30 PM. Tickets must be purchased for a specific time and date and are not available for purchase at the door.

Jacksonville Arboretum and Gardens - 1445 Millcoe Road, Jacksonville, FL 32225

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Totally Lit! A Hanukkah Celebration!

On December 11th, join James Weldon Johnson Park and the Jacksonville Jewish Center for their annual celebration of Hanukkah and its related traditions from 4:30pm - 7:30pm. Enjoy live music, storytelling and crafts, dreidel games, and more! The Menorah lighting ceremony will be at approximately 6:30 pm.

James Weldon Johnson Park - 135 W. Monroe Street, Jacksonville, FL

Religion image of jewish holiday Hanukkah background with menorah (traditional candelabra) and candles

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