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Christmas Events In Boca Raton This 2018 Holiday Season
Christmas is quickly approaching, and there’s no place to celebrate the holidays like Boca Raton. No matter how you choose to spend it, you’re sure to have an unforgettable holiday. Here are some of our favorite upcoming Christmas events in the Boca Raton area.
‘Tis the season to be jolly, and eat delicious food at Max’s Grille. Chef Hector Cintron has prepared a special holiday menu featuring a 20-ounce coffee-rubbed ribeye, oysters, crab-stuffed zucchini blossoms and more. With an entree, you can also enjoy half-priced drinks at the bar all night long.
Dec. 24 & 25, 4:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; 404 Plaza Real, Boca Raton; prices vary
From gourmet Italian to New York-style delicatessen, you’re guaranteed to satisfy any craving you have this Christmas. Seminole Casino Coconut Creek is offering a plethora of dining options to please every palate. Celebrate the Feast of the Seven Fishes at Sorrisi, enjoy five-star meals at NYY Steak, and treat yourself with the holiday brunch, lunch and dinner specials at Fresh Harvest.
Dec. 24 & 25, various times; Seminole Casino Coconut Creek, Coconut Creek; prices vary
Celebrate Christmas with delicious food paired with stunning views of the Intracoastal. Indulge in Deck 84’s à la carte holiday specials, which includes crab-crusted local yellowtail snapper with red and yellow pepper buerre blanc, fregola risotto and green beans, on top of the regular menu.
Dec. 24 & 25, noon to 7 p.m.; Deck 84, Delray Beach; prices vary
Single and ready to mingle? Head on over to Il Bacio this Christmas Eve for MatzoBall to spread love and holiday cheer. This Jewish singles event is one of the largest in the country, and it allows professionals to meet in a fun party atmosphere.
Dec. 24, 9 p.m. to 2 a.m.; Il Bacio, Delray Beach; $30+
If you’d rather air your grievances and show off your feats of strength this holiday season, head over to Crazy Uncle Mike’s this Christmas Eve for a Festivus celebration! There will be live music, flowing drinks, games and a prix fixe Chinese dinner menu.
Dec. 24, 11:30 a.m. to 2 a.m.; Crazy Uncle Mike’s, Boca Raton; $35 excluding drinks
Get ready to dress to impress this Christmas Eve at The Eve Ball. Hosted at Honey in Delray Beach, you can dance the night away while enjoying half-off drinks until 10 p.m. if you register for the event. Guests must be 21 and older.
Dec. 24, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m.; Honey, Delray Beach; $5-$20
In the mood for some Christmas booze? Head over to Burt & Max’s for half-price drinks at the bar all day with the purchase of an entrée. Burt & Max’s chef, Patrick Broadhead, has created à la carte holiday specials for all to enjoy in addition to their regular menu.
Dec. 25, 1 p.m. to 8:30 p.m.; Burt & Max’s, Delray Beach; prices vary
Skip the kitchen this Christmas! Let Waterstone Resort and Marina chef Matthew Mixon and his culinary crew do the cooking. They have prepared a three-course prix fixe dinner, so choose from delectable dishes like breadcrumb-crusted sea bass with crab and asparagus risotto, and Asian duck with wok-fried rice and shaved brussel sprouts. Pair it with a wine of your choice for an additional $25. Reservations with a credit card are required, so call 561-226-3022 to RSVP.
Dec. 25, 3 p.m. to 8 p.m.; Waterstone Resort & Marina, Boca Raton; $70
Get your Greek on this Christmas at Taverna Opa in Delray Beach. Stray from traditional holiday meals with delicious Greek dinners, such as roast lamb with lemon potatoes and araka, and prime rib with lemon potatoes and asparagus. Top it off with baklava or galaktobouriko (a filo custard pie), and you’re set!
Dec. 25, 2 p.m. to 10 p.m.; Taverna Opa, Delray Beach; $28
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