Dec. 8 prairie treasure hunt
Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park presents Exotic Invasion Treasure Hunt on Saturday, Dec. 8, from 10 a.m. to noon at the Kissimmee Prairie Preserve State Park located on Hammock Trail. For information or to sign up, call 863-462-5360 or email Ashley.Haymond@floridadep.gov.
Dec. 8 Annual Top of the Lake Christmas Festival and lighted night parade, presented by Okeechobee Main Street where great food, arts, crafts and holiday cheer meet at the parks along Park St. Parade begins at 6 PM, festival begins at 10 AM. For more information: 863-357-6246 Main Street
Community Choir Christmas Concert
SAVE the DATE! The annual Okeechobee Community Choir Christmas Concert will be Dec. 14-16. The choir is in its 19th year under the direction of Sandy Perry. Celebrate with the Choir and enjoy the cantata, Handel’s Hallelujah Chorus and other seasonal selections.
Christmas boat parade set
Okeechobee Yatchette Club will host the 35th annual Christmas boat parade on Saturday, Dec. 15. Decorate your boat and meet up on Taylor Creek by Burger King and U.S. 70 by 5 p.m. The parade will begin at 6 p.m. For information, call Arnie at 863-467-4782 or Harry at 863-467-4782.