Oakland Park Holiday Village December 6-7
Transforming Jaco Pastorius Park to a Winter Wonderland
The 4th Annual Oakland Park Holiday Village is a family-friendly two-day event at Jaco Pastorius Park on December 6th and 7th. This free event will feature a snow mountain, a carousel, children’s crafts, an ice skating rink, and a Holiday Market featuring local artists, crafters, and culinary artisans.
Listen to holiday music while enjoying the festivities which begin when Santa Claus lights Oakland Park’s 50-foot tall Christmas tree at the park’s Grand Fountain Plaza. Santa’s Village will open for children to visit with Santa Claus to share wishes, take photos, and create holiday crafts.
Live musical entertainment is scheduled featuring community acts and popular local bands. Attendees can enjoy the event picnic style in the food court area and visit the Holiday Cheer Bar.
Holiday Village times are Friday, December 6, from 5:30 p.m. to 10 p.m., and Saturday, December 7, from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. Santa's hours are Friday from 6 p.m. to 10 p.m. and Saturday from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m.
Holiday Village Tree Decorating: Individuals and businesses are invited to enter the Holiday Village Christmas Tree decorating competition. The annual Christmas Tree Decorating Competition trees will be on display for “People’s Choice” voting.
Retail Vendors: Artists, crafters, and culinary artisans are welcome to join the Holiday Village. For applications and other Holiday Village information, please call 954-630-4507 or email: OaklandParkEvents@oaklandparkfl.gov