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Delray displays 100-ft tree with ice skating, Santa and more

With its dazzling 100-foot tree and other fun festivities and activities, a holiday vibe in Delray Beach is exciting.

For the holidays, the statuesque tree  is adorned with 31 miles of garland, 13 miles of lights  and 18,000 ornaments. Wow.

Photo/Delray Parks & Recreation

When Holiday Village is open to the public, the tree offers a walk-through display featuring vignettes representing of iconic buildings and venues in Delray. 

The display is free for spectators. Some activities, such as ice skating, are offered for a fee.

Delray Beach Holiday Village for 2022 is at the Old School Square Pavilion, 51 N. Swinton Ave, Delray Beach, FL.

Holiday Village

  • Tree lighting festivities 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. November 29
  • 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. Mondays – Fridays, November 30 to December 21
  • 1 p.m. – 9 p.m. Saturdays – Sundays, November 30 to December 21
  • 1 p.m. – 9  p.m. December 22 & December 23
  • 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. December  24 & 25  which includes free carousel rides
  • 1 p.m. – 9  p.m. December 26 – December 31

Photos with Santa

Santa's House including photo with Santa is $12

  • November 29 7:30 p.m. – 9 p.m
  • Thursdays & Fridays December 1 – 23: 5 p.m.- 9 p.m.
  • Saturdays: 3 p.m. – 9 p.m., except December 10
  • December 10: 3 p.m. – 6 p.m.
  • Sundays: 3 p.m. – 8 p.m.

Ice Skating

$4 fee

  • 6 p.m. – 9 p.m. November 29
  • 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. November 30-December 23
  • 5 p.m. – 9 p.m. December 26-December 31

Walk up displays inside tree

Entry is free to walk into the tree, which features displays and vignettes representing iconic places in Delray.

Holiday carousel

$4 for ride

Free rides December 24 & December 25

The City of Delray Beach offer public parking throughout the downtown area, including on-street, garages, as well as parking lots. Parking is accessible and paying for parking is convenient, offering options to pay-by-phone via the Parkmobile App or at the kiosk.

Other ways to get around the city and towards this destination.

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