Your vacation rental home is cozy, but step outside and take a look at what Naples has in store for you this season!
40th Annual Christmas Walk and Tree Lighting –
December 4th 5:00 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.
Head down to Fifth Avenue South to enjoy an event that will brighten up your holiday season. You’ll enjoy the sights and sounds of local choral groups, dance troupes, choirs, and more as you walk by the festively decorated storefronts. The lights will twinkle warmly as crowds gather to watch the annual event that brings everyone together for holiday fun. Holiday activities will continue through the evening until 8:30 p.m. and friends and family can enjoy shopping and dining while being serenaded by the various holiday choral groups.
Naples Christmas Parade – December 9th
Broad Ave will be the place to be for the Naples Christmas Parade. Enjoy the festive spectacle of music, fun, and floats at this annual event. Floats will run from 3rd street south, then down 5th Ave South. The lights and pageantry will get you in the holiday spirit and make a great kick off for an evening of dining, shopping, and dancing.
Naples Boat Parade – December 10th 6 p.m.
One great thing about Naples not having any snow or ice is the fun festivities of the Naples Boat Parade. Enjoy all sizes of boats as they cruise the waterway adorned in bright holiday lights. Large boats will cast off at 6 at Lido Lane and smaller ones at Marine Stadium around 6:45. Check out this fun video of the 2013 Boat Parade and find a cozy place to watch or find friends who have a boat for a holiday cruise that celebrates the season.
Tubas on Fifth – December 18th 6:30-7:30 p.m.
Fifth Avenue South presents an Evening on 5th and part of that includes the fantastic TUBAS Christmas on the Sugden Plaza. There will be dancing, dining, and live performances that will celebrate the season all evening long. Fifth is the heart of Naples and this evening will be a must attend event that you can tailor to your liking.
Outdoor Movie Night – December 21st 7-9 p.m.
Enjoy the comfortable Naples nights in style with an evening in front of the big screen in the great outdoors. You’ll enjoy a featured film on the inflatable screen of the Cambier Park Bandshell. Feel free to bring your lawn chairs and blankets and don’t forget the popcorn!
Dixieland Jazz in Naples – December 21st 2-4 p.m.
Head down to the Cambier Park Bandshel to enjoy an afternoon of high spirited music with the Naples Dixieland Jazz Band. For over 16 years they have been entertaining audiences with their exciting style of standards and now they will once again perform for the holidays in a special event that will have you tapping your toes and singing along. It’s the perfect way to get in a festive mood for a night of excitement in Naples.