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Light Up Volusia at the Ocean Center

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Event Date(s)

Begins: November 25, 2017 5:00 pm
Ends: November 25, 2017 9:00 pm


Ocean Center- Saturday, November 25, 2017, 5 – 9 p.m.

The Ocean Center will host the seventh annual Light up Volusia from 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 25, on the east plaza of the convention center. The public is invited to kick off the holiday season with this free fun-filled holiday event.

Highlights of the event include the lighting of a 50-foot holiday tree at 7:15 p.m., the arrival of Mr. and Mrs. Claus, holiday refreshments, children’s activities, entertainment, holiday showcases and a gingerbread house competition.

Entertainment at the event includes the Beu Sisters, Crescendo Amelia, stilt walkers, the Grinch, face painters, balloon artists and more.

The Community Showcase includes Ace Gymnastics, Volusia County Beach Safety Ocean Rescue, Bubba Gump/Mai Tai, Daytona Lagoon, Daytona Tortugas, Devereux, Earl Street Grill, Maui Nix, Florida Department of Health in Volusia County, Joe’s Crab Shack, Paragon Theaters/MyPi Pizza, Peabody Auditorium, Ponce Inlet Light House, Hanger 15, Sloppy Joes, Speed Park, Pirates Cove Adventure Golf, Eisler Therapeutics and Volusia County Environmental Management.

For more information call 386-254-4500 or visit www.oceancenter.com/lightupvolusia