Calendar: Tree lighting at Palm Coast's Town Center

Things to do in Flagler County.

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The 2017 tree-lighting ceremony is pictured. The 2018 celebration will be on Dec. 1. File photo
The 2017 tree-lighting ceremony is pictured. The 2018 celebration will be on Dec. 1. File photo
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Friday, Nov. 31

“‘A’ Game” youth group

When: 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Where: RSVP for location- text name to 986-7780

Cost: Free

Details: Inspiring Our Youth ‘A’ Game is a local nonprofit that wants to help youth connect. The event will include learning about proper debate competition skills for a future debate team, plus public speaking practice. There will also be a guest speaker. Visit


Saturday, Dec. 1

Palm Coast Tree Lighting

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Central Park at Town Center, 975 Central Ave.

Cost: Free

Details: Join Santa, the Palm Coast City Council and the Rotary Club of Flagler County in the countdown to the lighting of a beautiful 20-foot Fraser Fir, being decorated this year with sparkling lights and ornaments with the theme “Star Light, Star Bright.” Santa will arrive on a Palm Coast Fire Engine. Visit


Singer composer at Temple Beth Shalom

When: 7 p.m.

Where: Temple Beth Shalom, 40 Wellington Drive

Cost: $18 for temple members; $20 for the public

Details: Café-style program begins with Havdalah service at 7 p.m. and will conclude with light fare and social following the concert. For tickets, call 445-3006 or email [email protected].


Monday, Dec. 3

Classical Boom Tour

When: 7:30 p.m.

Where: Flagler Auditorium, 5500 State Road 100

Cost: Adult tickets are $39.90; student $35.90

Details: Wil B. and Kev Marcus, classically trained violist and violinists, of the Black Violin group, will perform. Tickets are available online at or by calling the box office at 437-7547.


Tuesday, Dec. 4

Chanukah celebration

When: 5 p.m.

Where: European Village, 101 Palm Harbor Parkway

Cost: Free

Details: Chabad of Palm Coast will ignite a public Hanukkah menorah during a community-wide celebration on the third night of the eight-day holiday. The ceremony, organized by Chabad-Lubavitch Rabbi Levi Ezagui, will feature a holiday message from the Mayor Milissa Holland. There will also be a magic show, petting zoo, face painting, Latkahs, donuts and more.


Women and Wine

When: 5-8 p.m.

Where: Uncaged, on Oceanshore Blvd., is located on the west side of A1A. South of Varn Park, just north of Painters Hill

Details: Join Women United Flagler for Women and Wine at the new Uncaged on Oceanshore Boulevard. There will be shopping, raffles, live music and wine. Proceeds to benefit Women United of Flagler. Entertainment provided by Sweet Melissa Music. All attendees will receive a complimentary drink ticket.


Beginning Friday, Dec. 7

‘It’s a Wonderful Life’

When: 2 p.m. Sunday shows; 7:30 p.m. Friday and Saturday shows

Where: Flagler Playhouse,

Cost: $25 tickets; students $20

Details: “It’s a Wonderful Life: A Live Radio Play” is based on the classic holiday movie with a clever twist thrown in: the story is staged as a live radio broadcast. The six show dates are: 8, 9, 14, 15 and 16. This show is not part of the regular subscription season. Visit or call the box office at 586-0773.


Saturday, Dec. 8

Starlight Holiday Parade

When: 7 p.m.

Where: beginning at Central Park in Town Center, 975 Central Ave.

Cost: Free

Details: The Starlight Holiday Parade will feature colorful lighted floats, talented marching bands and prizes for the top entries. All participants are encouraged to add lighted holiday displays to their floats. Register by Nov. 28 at  The route will begin at the round-about on Central Avenue and head east; turning north onto Park Street, east onto Lake Avenue, and south on City Place; then continuing south on Bulldog Drive. Call 986-2323.


Sunday, Dec. 9

Worldwide Candle Lighting

When: 6 p.m.

Where: Wickline Park, 800 S. Daytona Ave., Flagler Beach

Cost: Free

Details: The Compassionate Friends will host the event to honor the memories of the sons, daughters, brothers, sisters and grandchildren who left us too soon. Candles will be lit at 7 p.m. Please bring chairs.



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