BY: BAYFRONT WESTCOTT HOUSE
During the holidays, St. Augustine becomes a truly magical place with millions of tiny white lights adorning the city. This award-winning, annual event “Nights of Lights” runs nightly from November 21, 2020 through January 31, 2021. Holding the distinct honor as one of the 10 Best Holiday Displays In The World by National Geographic, this years’ 27th anniversary event begins on November 21st.
Light Up Night
About: Light Up Night marks the first night of St. Augustine’s Nights of Lights.
Date: November 21, 2020
Location: Plaza de la Constitución
Light Up Night Schedule:
4:00 pm – Gather in front of the Lightner Museum for a grand performance by Showtime USA, a local hip-hop dance team that sings and performs.
5:30 pm – Make your way to the gazebo in the Plaza de la Constitucion for a performance by the All-Star Orchestra who perform in grand holiday style each year on Light Up Night.
6:30 pm – At approximately 6:30 pm, the lights of the Christmas Tree in the Plaza de la Constitucion are switched on. This is followed by a ten-second group countdown that ends in the flick of a switch that turns on the Nights of Lights display.