Need some help getting into the Christmas spirit? Listed are just a few of the events happening around the Holt area this holiday season.
Sowell’s North Pole Christmas Lights Display
7650 Sowell’s Road, Milton
Now through Dec. 29, dark to 9 p.m.
Circle Drive, DeFuniak Springs
Now until Dec. 31, 5-9 p.m.
$3 per person, children 6 and under free
Geeks on the Corner
Lights and music
Corner of Bluewater Boulevard and Antiqua Way
Now through Jan. 1, starting at 6 p.m.
Shows on hour and half hour
Baytowne on Ice
Ice skating at Baytowne Wharf
Now through Feb. 10
$11 for 1 1/2 hours, $3 skate rental
Visit with Santa
Now through Dec. 18
Gulf Breeze Zoo, Hwy 98
Dec. 11-24, 26 and 27
5-9 p.m., last admission at 8:30 p.m.
A Lionel Christmas
West Florida Christmas Museum
5003 Henry Street, Milton
Dec. 18, 19
10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Holiday Concert Series at Baytowne Wharf
Every Wednesday (Dec. 14, 21, 28), 7-9 p.m.
Zoobilee of Lights
Emerald Coast Wildlife Refuge
5262 Deer Springs Road, Crestview
Dec. 18-23, 5-9 p.m.
$7, $4 for children 5 and under
Navarre First Assembly
Dec. 15-17, 6-9 p.m.
Fort Walton Beach
Corner of Shell Avenue SE and Second Street SE
Dec. 15-20, 6-8:30 p.m.
Holt Academy 8th Annual Christmas Program
Holt Assembly of God Church
Dec. 16, 6:30 p.m.
Arts & Crafts Christmas Market
Art Center, 17 First St., SE, Fort Walton Beach
HH Arts Christmas Market
100 Beal Pkwy, SW, Fort Walton Beach
Dec. 23, 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Chanukah Menorah Lighting
Dec. 26, 5:30 p.m.
Dec. 31, 6-midnight
New Year’s Eve Party at HarborWalk Village
Dec. 31, 7-midnight
Pelican Plunge on Okaloosa Island
Public access at the Crab Trap
Preregistration 10:30 a.m., fee $20 to participate
Jan. 1, 11:30 a.m.
Proceeds benefit Emerald Coast Foundation