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Christmas weekend Dec. 1-2 in Port Orange: concert, parade, Santa, hayrides

The two-day event has the the theme of Christmas movies.
by: Alyssa Warner Staff Writer

The 2018 Port Orange Holiday Celebration is a two-day event organized by Port Orange Parks and Recreation. 

This year's celebration will kick off 6-8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 1, in the City Center with “Christmas in the Park.” Saturday events include a Christmas concert, official lighting of the City Center, carriage and hayrides (courtesy of Cracker Creek), and a visit from Santa. The Christmas concert will begin at 6 in the Kenneth W. Parker Amphitheater, and Santa will arrive at 7pm.

For more on "Christmas in the Park" please visit the Facebook events page:

On Sunday, Dec. 2, the party continues with the 41st Annual Holiday Parade in the theme of Christmas movies. At 1 p.m., both the westbound and eastbound lanes of Dunlawton Avenue will close from Nova Road to Powers Avenue. The parade will start promptly at 2 on Dunlawton and will head east. The parade will finish on Spruce Creek Road. 

For official mapping and updated information on the parade, visit the Facebook events page:

Follow the Port Orange Parks and Recreation Facebook page to stay updated on both events:

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