3 THINGS TO DO in December

Staff Writer
The Destin Log
Beautiful Christmas trees on the coast were on display last year during the Festival of the Trees at Grand Boulevard. This year's trees will be on display until Christmas.

1. Holiday Sale

The spirit of the holidays will come alive at Sacred Heart Hospital on the Emerald Coast during the annual Holiday Sale in the Gift Shop. The event will run from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. weekdays through Dec. 20. All proceeds support new and expanded healthcare services for the community. Call 278-3081 or visit the Guild Gift Shop on Facebook.

2. Festival of Trees

The trees display will be up until Christmas at Grand Boulevard for 12 non-profit organizations that will compete to win cash prizes totaling $7,000, including Best of Show and People’s Choice.

3. Coastal White Christmas

The Town Center in Grand Boulevard will have thousands of white lights through Jan. 1. Every Friday and Saturday night in December enjoy a free horse-drawn carriage ride around the Town Center while faux snow falls on the Festival of Trees display in Grand Park from 5-8 p.m. Emerald Coast Theatre Company’s Dickens Carolers will sing holiday carols from 5-7 p.m.