New Smyrna Beach bustles during the holidays every year. Here are some highlights of FREE things to do for December 2015.
Light Up Flagler Avenue – The annual Light Up Flagler celebration is from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m., Friday, December 4, in New Smyrna Beach.
Art Stroll and Gallery Walk takes place December 5th along the historic Canal street from 10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Musical artists play from 11 a.m. – 1 p.m. in Christmas Park. Galleries feature solo and group exhibitions and artist talks in the Douglas Avenue area of the district and at the Hub from 4-8 p.m.
New Smyrna Beach Christmas Parade takes place December 5th at 4PM – “Candy Canes and Christmas Carols” is this year’s theme. Beginning at the intersection of Flagler Avenue and South Atlantic Avenue, the parade will travel west along Flagler Avenue and the North Causeway, south on Riverside Drive and will turn west onto Canal Street.
Christmas Boat Parade – Starting at dusk on December 12th, the boat parade starts in Edgewater and travels north to Riverside/Manatee Park.
Art Walk takes place December 26th from 10-5pm. Local and Florida artists scatter along Flagler Avenue at 12 retail locations.
New Year’s Eve Fireworks – Kick off your New Year celebration with a live fireworks display at 9pm on the corner of Flagler Avenue and Cooper Street.