The City continues to monitor the COVID-19 situation in our immediate area. Event dates and times are subject to change.

What to Know Before You Go? 

Be prepared before you head out to the event. What to expect? Where to park? How to stay connected? Get answers to all these questions and more on the #KnowBeforeYouGo page.

Friday, November 19, 2021

5pm - 9pm | Mizner Park Amphitheater

Light Up Downtown Boca kicks off Friday, November 19 with "Light the Lights," a celebration featuring a holiday tree lighting, movie and more.

5pm | Holiday Festival 
The Light the Lights Holiday Festival begins!  


5:30pm | Holiday Stage Show
A Holiday Stage Show will entertain attendees with performances, music, and fun.

6:45pm | Ceremonial Tree Lighting & 

Fireworks Display
The highlight of the evening will be the ceremonial lighting of the City’s tree led by Mayor Scott Singer, which will illuminate simultaneously with Mizner Park’s 47-foot animated tree at the south end of the center. Attendees can view a spectacular fireworks display above the MPA. 


7pm | DJ & Snow Flurries 
Dance under the snow flurries, grab some treats and get your spot for the movie!

7:15pm | Holiday Movie Under the Stars 
The evening will conclude will a holiday movie screening under the stars on the MPA lawn. This year’s feature film is Home Alone. Bring your own blankets and chairs or rent a chair for $5 (while supplies last). 

Mizner Park transforms into a holiday wonderland, with 50,000 LED lights adorning 75 palm trees throughout the park, plus garland, wreaths, and holiday trimming. 

The Light the Lights event is sponsored by the City of Boca Raton, Mizner Park, and WPBF-TV. 

Additional Holiday Fun

Merry in Mizner

Holiday entertainment and strolling pop-ups in Mizner Pak on weekend nights throughout the holidays. 6pm - 10pm on the following days: 

  • Friday, December 3
  • Saturday, December 4
  • Friday, December 10
  • Saturday, December 11
Visit the Merry in Mizner page for details.

Holiday Street Parade

Themed floats and local groups entertain viewers as they bring dance, lights and song to Federal Highway in Downtown Boca.

  • Wednesday, December 8, 7:30pm - 9:00pm

Visit the Holiday Street Parade page for details.

FAU's Tuba Christmas
Enjoy traditional holiday music performed by tubas and euphoniums in this worldwide tradition.

  • Sunday, December 12, 5pm - 6pm

Visit the FAU'S Tuba Christmas page for details.

Holiday Boat Parade

The waterways on Boca Raton will light up with a fun parade of themed boats and watercraft.

  • Saturday, December 18, 6:30pm - 8:30pm

Visit the Holiday Boat Parade page for details.

For more information, call 561-393-7967.

Light The Lights lit Christmas tree