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Winterfest Opening Ceremony

November 30, 2019
  • Location: Downtown Pensacola
  • 223 Palafox Place
  • Pensacola, FL 32502
  • (850) 583-1365 phone
  • Time: 5:00 PM - 5:30 PM


As the Elf Parade concludes at the old Courthouse, an entertaining program of songs performed by characters from the performance tours will be presented on the Courthouse steps. The Mayor of Whoville, the Grinch, and other "dignitaries" will flip the switch to light up downtown Pensacola's "Festival of Lights" up and down Palafox Street. We end the magical evening by welcoming Santa in his sleigh with a spectacular fireworks display with the familiar sounds of the Polar Express motion-picture soundtrack.