The 25 best ways to see Christmas lights in Tampa Bay this holiday season

Christmas palm trees, fake snow, boat parades and a whole lot of twinkly lights. If you're looking to gaze upon as many…

By CL Staff

 Pirate Water Taxi River of Lights  
    Boarding and Departure at Tampa Convention Center
    Nov. 26-Dec. 30
    The Pirate Taxi will be taking people on a boat tour of River of Lights for $20 a pop for the kids and $25 tickets for adults. Kids get to write a letter to Santa and send it through a “mail buoy” to the North Pole. Christmas Carols will be sung, and there's a pretty nice view of downtown Tampa.
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Pre-Christmas events in Tampa Bay, Dec. 19-25

Behold, a list of pre-Christmas events in Tampa Bay! We're in the final run-up to Christmas and while there's plenty of holiday-themed…

By CL Staff

Winter Solstice at First Unity in St. Petersburg
    Dec. 21: 7 p.m.
    Photo via Mike Peel, via Wikimedia Commons/CC4.0
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All the things to do in Tampa Bay, Dec. 12-19

Do all the things! Here's our weekly roundup of all the things to do in Tampa Bay. Click on the event name…

By CL Staff

Christmas carriage rides in Brooksville — and meet Santa and his reindeer
    Dec. 12-13: 6-8:30 p.m. 
    Photo via pixabay
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