Festive Frolics Winter Celebrations in Pembroke Pines

The festive winter season is here, offering numerous celebratory opportunities for the community.


Mark your calendars for December 2nd! Prepare for snowy fun from 4pm to 8pm at Charles F. Dodge City Center, 601 City Center Way. Anticipate 75 tons of snow, a meeting with Santa, musical acts, rides, delectable food trucks, games, and a host of other festive activities. For inquiries, reach out to the Special Events office at 954-392-2116.

Holiday Open House 

Join us on December 14, 6pm-9pm, for a picturesque evening at the Annual Holiday Open House held at Carl Shechter SWFP Community Center, 301 NW 103rd Avenue. It’s a free event showcasing splendid holiday decorations, live performances, free refreshments, face painting, and a chance to meet Santa. Details? Call 954-450-6888 or email [email protected].

Santa’s Holiday Hotline 

Santa’s setting aside time to ring up the kids of Pembroke Pines! For children aged 10 or below, parents can preregister to get a call from Santa between December 18-20, from 6pm-8pm. To sign up, download the form at www.ppines.com/specialevents and submit by December 6, 2023, to: Santa’s Holiday Hotline, c/o City of Pembroke Pines, 601 City Center Way, Pembroke Pines, FL 33025. Need more info? Dial the Special Events office at 954.392.2116.

Holiday Art Market at the Frank 

Experience a vibrant market filled with local artisans at The Frank Gallery. Dive into a treasure trove of handmade gifts, ranging from artistic prints to home essentials. Complimentary refreshments and appetizers are available. It’s an open invite for all from 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm at the Frank C. Ortis Art Gallery. 

For more information on Pembroke Pines holiday events, visit www.ppines.com.