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Destin Commons: Santa's Arrival & Tree Lighting

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What: Destin Commons: Santa's Arrival & Tree Lighting
When: Friday, November 18, 2016
Time: 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Where: Destin Commons

Destin Commons & Bass Pro Shops welcome Santa to light the Holiday Tree on Friday, Nov 18! Holiday festivities take place from 6-8pm in the event center. Come out for free facepainting, photo opportunities with Rudolph and Frosty and festive holiday tunes. Then sit back and marvel at a holiday parade with Santa down Main Street as he arrives to light 50 feet of the most spectacular holiday tree on the Emerald Coast with a fireworks finale to kick off the Season! 

Parade begins at 7pm and ends with FIREWORKS! 

Activities Include: 
- Facepainting
- Sinfonia Brass Quartet
- Photo Booth
- Snowman and Reindeer Character Photos

MORE holiday events coming to Destin Commons:

Black Friday! Destin Commons is the perfect gathering place for groups of family and friends to not only check off all their Christmas list items, but to also enjoy a fun and festive holiday atmosphere. 
Destin Commons always offers more than your typical Black Friday shopping experience. In addition to the 90+ stores opening at 6 a.m. on Black Friday offering bargains galore, Destin Commons has bowling, movies and an abundance of dining options. 

Jolly Jubilee brings a series of holiday happenings from Dec 3 through Dec 24 including a new fully lit and decorated 38' Christmas tree in front of restaurant row. Twelve large reindeer topiary shrubs up to 14 feet tall and an array of holiday entertainment:
Dickens Carolers from Emerald Coast Theatre Company Nov 26, Dec 3, 10 & 17
Alfonso Dance Academy presenting holiday dance performances at Center Plaza Dec 3 2-4pm
Rocky Bayou Christian School Band performing holiday favorites Dec 11 11am - 3pm
Brite Starz Dance Studio holiday recital Dec 11 4-5pm

KIDS can visit Santa at Santa's Wonderland in Bass Pro Shops with their wish list and have a free photo taken from 5-8pm through Dec 24.

Destin Commons is located on Legendary Drive, at the intersection of Hwy. 98 and Mid Bay Bridge Road. The open air lifestyle center currently offers something for everyone with 90+ stores and restaurants. See a full list of shops and restaurants, as well as the calendar of events Be sure to check out the Destin Styled blog for updates, style tips, gift guides and more. And follow Destin Commons on FacebookTwitterInstagram and Pinterest to stay in the know.  

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