Ybor City Tree Lighting Ceremony planned for November


It’s beginning to look a lot like…summer. Yes, Tampa continues to break October temperature records, but we are still getting in the holiday spirit. Historic Ybor City’s 10th Annual Tree Lighting Ceremony will take place on November 18 at 7pm.

Mayor Jane Castor will start the lighting countdown as the city officially kicks off the holiday season in Ybor City!

Tampa’s famous Winter Village and skating rink is also set to return toward the end of November with new safety guidelines. full details will be revealed later. Follow Winter Village on its website and Facebook page for updates.

Christmas in the Wild also begins at ZooTampa in November. The famous zoo’s festivities include a 50-foot tree, complete with 12,000 dancing lights, 2,000 ornaments, and an 8-ft star. Also experience an expanded Santa’s Village for seasonal shopping and magical meetings with Jolly St. Nick and his playful elves.

Details can be found on ZooTampa’s website.

Written by Andrew Harlan

Andrew Harlan

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