The best time of the year is finally here! That means there are plenty of activities and holiday events to celebrate the festive season. Check out a few of our favorite events near Treasure Island to get the good times going. Happy Holidays! 


Enchant Christmas– December 1- January 2

Prepare to be aMAZEd during Enchant, a Christmas light maze and village this month! Embark on a quest within a mystical forest of millions of twinkling lights and a world of wondrous art installations. This spectacular event is at Tropicana Field in downtown St. Petersburg.

Whiskey Winter Wonderland- December 4

Whiskey and winter? Count us in. On Saturday, December 4, Coastal Creative and I Love The Burg join together to present a can’t-miss whiskey cocktail tasting festival. A VIP experience is available and two different time slots to choose from. The event will be hosted at Coastal Creative.


55th Annual Festival of Lights Boat Parade – December 11 

The 55th Annual Festival of Lights Boat Parade begins near the Rec Center in Madeira Beach on Saturday, December 11 and meanders south to John’s Pass. The parade kicks off after a tree lighting ceremony at R.O.C. Park. Be sure to get there early to get a great spot to view the parade!


Holiday Lights in the Gardens- December 1 – January 2

If Christmas lights are your favorite color, you must see the annual Holiday LIghts in the Gardens event hosted by the Florida Botanical Gardens Foundation. You don’t want to miss 1 million (that’s right – million) twinkling LED lights in various colors. The Gardens open every evening from 5:30 to 9:30 p.m. for viewing. Admission is a suggested donation of $10.00 per person, over the age of 13.


We hope this list inspires festive plans for December! Happy Holidays!