The Week Ahead for South Florida 12/18/14

6th Street in Pompano Beach

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I am feeling the pressure let up a bit now.  I think I have most everything set for the Holidays.  The hubby has a good amount of time off and will get to spend it with us so we are very excited!

Next up on my do list is Christmas light viewing!  My favorite is place is in Pompano near the old cemetery.  I love this neighborhood!  They really do the best lights around.

We just found a great little street in Boca too. NW 5th Ave if you are local is a nice quick drive by!

 

 

Fort Wilderness Campgrounds at Disney ReviewMy Pick of the week is Santa’s Little Helpers at Flamingo Gardens!  Click Here for some pictures from previous years and Click Here for information on this years dates!

 

 

 

 

 

If you are looking for something different to do this Holiday Season, check out my review of Disney’s Fort Wilderness Campgrounds!  Your kids will never forget this trip!

We also went to Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas on this trip.  I will have the review up this coming week, but in short.  WE LOVED IT!

Here is your link the full list of local events!  I have listed below a few but there are many, many more.

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The Week Ahead for South Florida 12/3/14

Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party Disney World
Cinderella's Castle Frozen over by Elsa
Cinderella’s Castle Frozen over by Elsa

I wanted to get the list out early this week since the Boca Raton Holiday Parade and the Christmas Tree Lighting at Downtown Delray Beach  are tonight.   I hope you are all enjoying the Holidays and getting into the mood.

We have some big news, we took a camping trip to Disney World!  We camped at Fort Wilderness and went to the Magic Kingdom for Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party.  We had a great time!  I am halfway through writing the review now, so you can expect to see pictures and read about it very shortly!

My pick of the week (going with the Disney theme) is Downtown Disney.

Here is your link the full list of local events!  I have listed below a few but there are many, many more.

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If you have found this site helpful and want to keep me writing please use the Donate Button on the right side of this page.  This helps us pay for our domain, ip address and hosting.  Some sites require membership fees in order to pay for their site.  We really want this information to be free and available to all.

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The Week Ahead Events List for South Florida 12/19/14

6th Street in Pompano Beach

Sunflower & LadybugI know that a sunflower is a strange thing to post so near to Christmas, but this is what we have been up to this week.  No, I am not done shopping and no I still have not made cookies!  Instead we went to a few Christmas Parties and released Ladybugs in our garden!  Our garden plot is doing pretty well, (aside from the bugs eating our beans) we have about 5 sunflowers and this one is just about perfect!  We may have some carrots in a few weeks too if the ladybugs do their jobs!

Here are some of my favorite things for the Holidays!

Santa’s Enchanted Evening will be in Wilton Manors this weekend. The snow is great fun!  Get there early as it does get a bit crowded!  Also don’t be silly like we were last year and forget to bring gloves.  We saved the day by letting my daughter take off her socks and put them on her hands! If you are not wearing socks and don’t have gloves…..well….not sure what to tell you at that point! 😉

Next up are my favorite Holiday Web sites! Who does not need a free personalized video message from Santa for the kids? Not to mention Norad Tracks Santa on Christmas Eve! We track Santa every Christmas Eve, it is loads of fun and pretty educational too!

Santa LandBass Pro Shops is the only place to get a free picture with Santa! We went last weekend and this year they did not have a craft other than a coloring page.  However all the games are up and a free photo with Santa does not hurt!

Here is the best place to go and see Christmas lights in Pompano Beach, are you ready? Behind the Cemetery on 6th Street (if you drive over you can’t miss them!) the whole street usually lights up and celebrates! I have not been over there yet this year, but we can’t wait to go back!  Tradewinds Park also does a drive through lighting of the park. I have not been to it yet, so let us know if you like it!

Oh, and don’t forget that Santa will be on the Beach in Fort Lauderdale this weekend too!  Check out the video clips of the Pompano Boat Parade below if you missed it!

Click Here for the list of Events this week!

As Always! Special Thanks to our sponsors for making this site possible!  The lights at Garden of Lights Credit: Flamingo GardensFlamingo Garden are still up and it is a great way to spend a day while the kids are out of school next week!

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