Christmas Tree Lighting

Town of Melbourne Beach Christmas Tree Lighting

Thursday, December 14th 2017 starting at 6pm 


Every December, the Town of Melbourne Beach & the Melbourne Beach Parks Board host the Official Melbourne Beach Tree Lighting Event here in town.  The MBVFD & MBVFD Inc. (our non-profit fundraising organization) also participate in the event by purchasing all of the refreshments and delivering Santa on the firetruck!  This year the MBVFD Inc. will also have pizza, soda, and chips available by donation.  All proceeds will benefit the MBVFD Inc. and will go towards the holiday events that the MBVFD Inc. puts on throughout the year.  The Tree Lighting is a FREE, fun event for the whole family, so come out and get in the holiday spirit with your friends and neighbors! 

2017 Christmas Tree Lighting FAQs

Q – How much does this event cost?

A – This event is FREE, and there will be FREE cookies and punch available, provided by the MBVFD Inc.  There will also be Pizza and Soda available for a small donation to the MBVFD Inc.  All donations will benefit the MBVFD Inc. and will go towards the Holiday Events that the MBVFD Inc. hosts throughout the year.


Q – Where does the event take place?

A – The event takes place in front of the Melbourne Beach Community Center every year. The physical address is 507 Ocean Avenue.


Q – What time does the event start and end?

A –  The event starts at 6pm and is usually over by 7:30pm.


Q – What age group is this event appropriate for?

A – This event is family friendly, and fun for all ages!


Q – Are there bathrooms on site?

A – Yes, there are bathrooms located next to the Community Center in Ryckman Park that will be open for use during the Christmas Tree Lighting.


Q – Will there be food at the event?

A – Yes!  Pizza, Chips, & Soda will be available for a small donation to the MBVFD Inc. (typically $5 for a slice, chips, & soda combo).


Q – Is there a rain-out plan?

A – You will need to contact the Town of Melbourne Beach for rain-out plan information.

2017 Information