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    Christmas Events in Tampa

    December 15, 2017

    There’s something so magical about Christmas time in Tampa, and this year will be no exception. With plenty of family activities and special weekend events to celebrate with loved ones, we’ve made a list of a few of our favorite Christmas events happening around the Tampa area.

    Free Holiday Classics Film Screenings at Curtis Hixon Waterfront Park:


    1h 37m / PG / Comedy

    Starts: December 15, 2017 7:30 PM Friday
    Ends: December 15, 2017 9:45 PM Friday

    It’s A Wonderful Life

    2h 10m / Not Rated / Drama

    Starts: December 16, 2017 7:30 PM Saturday
    Ends: December 16, 2017 9:45 PM Saturday

    Both of these holiday classics will be shown as FREE community screenings at Curtis Hixon Park as part of the Tampa Downtown Partnership’s Winter Village event. Lawn seating is first-come, first-serve, so remember your blankets or folding lawn chairs. Snacks will be for sale at the Tampa Theatre and a variety of Winter Village vendors. Learn more here.

    Christmas Market at Stained Market Place Ybor

    Happening every weekend in December, the annual Christmas pop-up market on 15h Avenue takes place on the grounds of Stained Market Place Ybor, a historic warehouse full of vintage treasures. Local vendors create a Christmas-themed market where you’ll find unique gifts for everyone on your list. The market is free and parking is free.  Learn more here.

    93.3 FLZ Jingle Ball presented by Capital One
    Starts: December 16, 2017 5:00 PM Saturday
    Ends: December 16, 2017 11:59 PM Saturday

    93.3 FLZ Tampa Bay’s #1 Hit Music Channel and Capital One present the #FZLJingleBall starring Zedd, Nick Jonas, Camila Cabello, Liam Payne, Charlie Puth, All Time Low and more.  Learn more here.

    Tampa Bay Triple Threat Theatre Presents:

    You’re A Good Man Charlie Brown

    Starts: December 16, 2017 11:30 AM Saturday
    Ends: December 16, 2017 5:00 PM Saturday

    Enjoy this family friendly musical that’s perfect for all ages as the Tampa Triple Threat Theatre bring the Peanuts gang to life in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown (Revised). Learn more here.

    Hot Chocolate 15K/5K Tampa

    Starts: December 17, 2017 7:00 AM Sunday
    Ends: December 17, 2017 12:00 PM Sunday

    America’s sweetest race is happening Saturday in Channelside Bay Plaza. An event for the entire family, choose a 15k or 5k run, with plenty of family activities for the family, including an all-chocolate post-race party. Learn more here.

    Next Generation Ballet Presents “The Nutcracker”

    Starts: December 21, 2017 7:00 PM Thursday
    Ends: December 23, 2017 9:30 PM Saturday

    Featuring internationally renowned principal dancers from Miami City Ballet and New York City Ballet onstage with NGB’s award-winning dancers, this family-friendly production is a holiday classic that’s perfect for the whole family. Learn more here.

    Holiday Boat Parade of Lights

    Starts: December 23, 2017 6:30 PM Saturday

    Ends: December 23, 2017 8:30 PM Saturday

    Experience the Holiday Boat Parade of lights onboard the Bay Spirit II! This 72-foot catamaran will be all aglow with holiday lights. Enjoy complimentary coffee and deserts as you view the parade. The boat will depart and return to the aquarium. Learn more here.

    The professionals at Electric Today hope you and your family enjoy some of the many wonderful holiday events our city has to offer, and wish you and yours a very Merry Christmas!