Thursday, December 1 from 5pm-8pm
Free and open to the public

Enjoy extended hours at local shops, treats, live music and the twinkle of lights on decorated trees along Miami, Tampa and West Venice avenues. Take a stroll and delight in the warm glow of decorated holiday storefront windows. Find out who won Venice MainStreet’s decoration awards for Most Creative, Most Elegant, Most Traditional, Most Creative Use of Merchandise, Most Whimsical, and Best Use of Lights. Presented by Venice MainStreet.

See Santa
At the corner of Nokomis Ave. and West Venice Ave. near Eyes on You boutique, 5-8pm

Live Music
George DeJong at Mothers Cupboard Spice Shoppe and The Island Bookshop, Miami Ave. W, 5-8pm
Glen Babcock Accordion at Venice Wine & Coffee Company, W Venice Ave., 5-7pm
Emma the Harpist, breezeway of Burgundy Square Cafe and Bodrum Restaurant, 5-8pm
Joey Lawhorne at Sunbug and Twist Boutique, West Venice Ave. 5-8pm
Lion Rampant Pipe and Drum
, strolling throughout the district, 6-8pm
Nick Fiasco at Cafe Venice, W Venice Ave, 5:30-9pm
Swinging Bridge at Venice Avenue Creamery, West Venice Ave, 5-8pm
The Venice Chorale Carolers, strolling throughout the district, 5-6pm

Participating downtown Venice MainStreet partners include but are not limited to the following:

206- The Island Bookshop
208- Mothers Cupboard Spice Shoppe
225 #2- Island Way Boutique
225 #5- Bodrum Restaurant
227- Burgundy Square Cafe



101- Cafe Venice
136- Patchington
137- Twist Boutique
140- Eyes on You
141- Sunbug


213B- Kristine Grace Resort Wear
215- Premier Sotheby’s International Realty
225- Scarlet Macaw Resort Wear
227- Island Gift Nook
237- The Boutique on the Beach
247- Shirt Shop
249- Venice Avenue Creamery


303A- Celebration Corner
303B- Lisa’s Classic Rose
307- Florida Oil & Vinegar Company
310 #104- Seaside Chic Boutique
311- B & B Bootery
317B- Laurie Jean & Co.
325D- Florida Violins
351- Gulf Shores Realty