Dunedin Parks & Recreation organizes numerous events throughout the year. Below is a list of upcoming department events for the current season. View Full Calendar for other events held throughout the city.


Community Garage Sale
Saturday, November 17, 2018
8 am - 12 pm
Free at attend, vendor space available
Hale Activity Center
(727) 298-3299

Shop for hidden treasures or rent a space to sell your excess stuff and earn some extra cash for the holidays. We’ll advertise for you. Vendors must register in person to reserve and pick your spot.  Free to attend. $12 / vendor (includes 10’x10’ space). Free for charitable / non-profit organizations. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation. Download flyer

Breakfast with Santa

Saturday, December 1, 2018
9:00 am
Early Bird: $6 by Nov. 28
After Nov. 28: $10 (if space available)
Dunedin Community Center
(727) 812-4530

Bring your wish list and join Santa for breakfast, crafts and entertainment.  Printed photo with Santa available for purchase (cash only). Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation. Download flyer


Holiday Boat Parade & Tree Lighting
Saturday, December 1, 2018
6-9:00 pm
Free to attend, concessions available
Dunedin Marina / Edgewater Park
(727) 738-2920

Ring in the holidays during this traditional waterfront celebration as decorated boats parade through the Marina. Boats arrive at approximately 7pm in Marina. Enjoy holiday music and S’mores while waiting for Santa to arrive by boat and lead the countdown in the lighting of the City’s Christmas tree. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation, Dunedin Boat Club and Marker 1 Marina. Sponsored by Jimmy John’s and The Bernd Group.
Download Flyer and Entry Form


Dunedin Community Chorus: “A Heart-felt Holiday”
Sunday, December 2, 2018
3:00 pm
Free admission, $5 suggested donation
Dunedin Community Center
(727) 812-4530

Enjoy music for Hanukkah and familiar holiday classics intertwined with new compositions guaranteed to put you into a festive mood. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and Dunedin Community Chorus.


Intergenerational Week
Sun-Sat, December 2-8, 2018
Locations and activities vary Download flyer

Intergenerational Week provides a variety of activities and opportunity to celebrate and honor children, teens, adults and elders. Organizations throughout Dunedin have partnered together to offer FREE intergenerational activities to enjoy and benefit from the richness of an age-integrated society. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and Dunedin Committee on Aging. For more informatioin, download the schedule of activities or call (727) 738-2920.


Old Fashioned Christmas and Holiday Parade
Saturday, December 8, 2018
4-9:00 pm
Downtown Dunedin
Free to attend, donations accepted at activities to benefit the Dunedin for Youth Scholarship Fund

Watch Santa arrive during the Holiday street parade then stay downtown for carriage rides, train rides, snow slide, kids crafts, old fashioned games, live music, entertainment and snow flurries! Volunteers needed, call (727) 812-4530. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation. Sponsored by DEX Imaging, Achieva Credit Union, Jimmy John’s and Dunedin Youth Guild. Download poster

Event Site: Downtown along Main St and Broadway Ave
Parade: begins 4pm on Douglas Ave. from Beltrees to Skinner. Download Parade Application


The International Chorale: "The Magic of Christmas"
Sunday, December 9, 2018
2:00 pm
$5 at the door (doors open at 1:30 pm)
Hale Activity Center
(727) 298-3299

Join us for a feet tapping and heart soaring concert as we share our love of music including secular, gospel, solos, duets, Americana, international songs and comedy. Directed by Judy Eassell; Accompanied by JoAnn Metropoulous. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and The International Chorale.

Santa’s Calling (ages 7 & under)
Wednesday, December 12, 2018
5:30-8:30 pm
Free to participate
(727) 298-3299

This is the North Pole calling with a direct line and personal call to your child from Santa or Mrs. Claus. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation. Submit the form online or pick one up beginning November 21 at the Dunedin Community Center or Dunedin Library. Form must be received by December 11.

Drive-in Movie: The Santa Clause
Friday, December 14, 2018
Park opens at 5pm; movie begins at dark
$10 / car (must pre-register; tickets are limited)
Highlander Park
(727) 812-4530

Enjoy an evening of music, trivia and a movie under the night sky. Tune in to your car radio to listen to the movie. Tickets go on sale Tuesday, October 30. Tickets must be purchased in person at Dunedin Community Center. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation. Download flyer

Dunedin Concert Band: Holiday Concert - Be Different. Go Traditional!
Sunday, December 16, 2018
3:00 pm
Free admission, $10 suggested donation
Dunedin Community Center
(727) 812-4530

Continue the holiday preparations by celebrating with live music at our annual Christmas Extravaganza with new and familiar holiday tunes that will surely delight you and your family. Presented by Dunedin Parks & Recreation and Dunedin Music Society. Download poster

More events coming soon, stay tuned...


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