Celebrate history and holiday tradition at Tallahassee's Winter Nights, Holiday Lights festival Nov. 28 - Dec. 31, 2013.
Events and activities include the Southeast’s largest craft show, “ice” skating in downtown, performances of “The Nutcracker” and sparkling lights draped from signature live oaks trees.
During one of the most popular events, enjoy candle-lit gardens, festive music, hot apple cider and warm cookies at Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park during Camellia Christmas on Dec. 6.
Sip, Savor and Shop Holiday Sweepstakes:
The holiday getaway for one winner and up to three guests includes everything from complimentary accommodations at Aloft Tallahassee Downtown and exclusive shopping experiences at Divas & Devils House of Style and M&M Monogramming, to rest and relaxation at Kanvas Beauty and VIP passes to one of the Southeast’s largest craft shows, Market Days. Dining experiences range from upscale dinners at Shula’s 347 Grill and Jasmine Café, to lunch at Paisley Café. Additionally, private transportation is provided by Classic Limo and Sedan, whisking away guests to and from Saturday’s dinner.
Enter-to-win a “Sip, Savor and Shop Holiday Sweepstakes” online.
Winter Nights Holiday Lights Schedule of Events:
Nov. 28-Dec. 31
Lemoyne Center for the Visual Arts Enchanted Showcase - more than 100 artisans display and sell gift items, handmade ornaments and personal masterpieces.
Nov. 29-Jan. 2
Challenger Learning Center’s Christmas Holiday Classics
Alfred B. Maclay Gardens State Park Camellia Christmas
Tallahassee “Winter Festival” and 26th Annual Jingle Bell Run
Market Days - original works created by 300 juried artists and craftsmen at the North Florida Fairgrounds with proceeds benefiting the Tallahassee Museum.
Tallahassee Little Theatre’s “A Christmas Carol”
Tallahassee Orchestra’ s “A Simply Sinatra Christmas”
Tallahassee Ballet’s “The Nutcracker”
Downtown MarketPlace’s "Just One More – A Holiday Art Show"
Mission San Luis’ Winter Solstice Celebration
Downtown Tallahassee New Year’ s Eve
If You Go: For more information on Winter Nights, Holiday Lights, check out www.VisitTallahassee.com or call (800) 628-2866.