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Posted on: November 21, 2018

Christmas in the Park celebration features Santa Claus, tree lighting, live music and more

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FORT MYERS, FL (Nov. 21, 2018) – This year’s Christmas in the Park celebration provides a full roster of fun and free holiday activities from 4:00 p.m. to 10:00 p.m. on Friday, November 30 in Centennial Park, located at 2200 West First Street, Fort Myers.

Presented by the City of Fort Myers Recreation Division, outdoor attractions include bounce houses for children, Santa Claus’ arrival by fire truck and a concert featuring holiday favorites by the Southwest Florida Symphony at 5:00 p.m., and a City of Fort Myers tree lighting ceremony at 6:00 p.m. The event concludes with a movie in the park, “ELF,” beginning at 7:30 p.m.

The public is invited to attend and bring lawn chairs and/or blankets for seating in Centennial Park. Free onsite parking is available.

For more information, please contact Matthew Fairchild, Senior Center Manager, Recreation Division at 239-321-7530 or via email at

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