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Exciting events are happening in our parks nearly every weekend.

Our spectacular beaches and parks serve as the backdrop for a broad range of special events and programs that Collier County Parks and Recreation proudly offers throughout the year for residents and visitors alike.

Collier County Parks and Recreation is dedicated to enhancing the quality of life of all Collier County residents and visitors, and fostering a sense of community. There’s something for everyone at the Collier County Parks and Recreation Division. We look forward to serving you in the future!

Community Yard Sales

Find yard sale bargains with the convenience of having all the sales in one location. If you are interested in reserving a spot to sell used items, please call the respective park location to reserve a spot.

  • Saturday, December 1 - 8:00am-12:00pm
    Cost: $10
  • Immokalee Community Park, 321 N. 1st St. Immokalee, FL   239.252.4449
  • Saturday, December 15 - 8:00am-12:00pm
    Cost: $10
  • Max Hasse Community Park, 3390 Golden Gate Blvd. W. Naples, FL   239.252.4200 

  • Saturday, December 15 - 8:00am-12:00pm
    Cost: $10
  • Golden Gate Community Park, 3300 Santa Barbara Blvd. Naples, FL   239.252.6128

SNOWFEST

  • Saturday, December 1 - 3:00pm-9:00pm
    Cost: $2 / 3 and under free
  • Golden Gate Community Center, 4701 Golden Gate Pkwy. Naples, FL   239.252.4180
Collier County Parks & Recreation will host Snowfest. No matter what the “real” weather is that day, snow will be in the forecast to celebrate the winter holiday. Visit www.colliercountyparks.com All Ages
239.252.4180

Christmas Carnival

  • Thursday, December 6 to December 9
    Cost: Free
  • Max Hasse Community Park, 3390 Golden Gate Blvd. W. Naples, FL

Join us for a Christmas Carnival. Full Scale Carnival. All tickets will be available at the event. For more information call 252-4200. All Age
239.252.4200

Tree Lighting @ ZOCALO

  • Thursday, December 6 - 6:00pm-9:00pm
  • Immokalee South Park, 418 School Dr., Immokalee, FL

Come join us for our annual Tree lighting at Immokalee Zocalo event pictures with Santa. All Ages
239.252.4677

Christmas Around the World

  • Saturday, December 8 - 5:00pm-10:00pm
    Cost: $1 / Under 3 Years Free
  • Immokalee Sports Complex, 505 Escambia St. Immokalee, FL

Christmas Around the World features  the traditional Lighted Christmas Parade, Home Grown Entertainment, Little Mr./Ms. Snowflake Crowning, Snow Mountains, Toboggan Snow Slide, Santa Pictures, Santa’s Workshop, Air Slide, Bounce House, Adult & Teen Games, Soccer Kick Game, Assorted Kids Games, and plenty of Ethnic and American Food.
239.252.8811

Breakfast with Santa

  • Saturday, December 8 - 9:30am-11:00am
    Cost: $3
  • Golden Gate Community Center, 4701 Golden Gate Pkwy. Naples, FL

Celebrate your Holiday with a delicious Pancake Breakfast provided by the G.G. Kiwanis Club and the GGCC Staff. Bring your camera to take pictures with Santa. All Ages
239.252.4180

Christmas 5K Run

  • Saturday, December 8 - 8:00am-11:00am
    Cost: $10
  • Golden Gate Community Park, 3300 Santa Barbara Blvd. Naples, FL

Golden Gate Community Park will be hosting a Christmas 5k. First 50 participants to sign up will receive an event t-shirt. Participants are encouraged to dress up in Christmas outfits, for a chance to win best dressed prizes (Best individual outfit and best duo or group.) Awards/Prizes will go out to runners with the best times for male and female. Ages 13 and older
239.252.6128

Breakfast with Santa

  • Saturday, December 8 - 10:00am-2:30pm
    Cost: $5
  • East Naples Community Park, 3500 Thomasson Dr. Naples, FL

This event will have you celebrating the Holiday’s with decorating cookies, sweet treats, crafts and pictures with Santa. 239.252.4414

Cookies and Milk with Santa

  • Saturday, December 8 - 9:00am-11:00am
    Cost: $2
  • Eagle Lakes Community Park, 11565 Tamiami Trail E. Naples, FL

Come and enjoy Cookies and Milk with Santa! Ages 5-12
239.252.3527

Candy House Creation

  • Friday, December 14 - 4:00pm-5:00pm
    Cost: $12
  • Vineyards Community Park, 6231 Arbor Blvd. Naples, FL

Children will use an assortment of candy, frosting and cookies to design their own candy house! Everything included to make a yummy work of art! Ages 5-12
239.252.4105

Pancakes & Pajamas

  • Saturday, December 15 - 9:00am-11:00am
    Cost: $2
  • Immokalee South Park, 418 School Dr., Immokalee, FL

Come join us for our Pancakes & Pajamas event and pictures with Santa. There will be crafts, food, and music to enjoy. $2.00 per person.
239.252.4677

Breakfast with Santa

  • Saturday, December 15 - 9:00am-1:30pm
    Cost: $2
  • Immokalee Community Park, 321 N. 1st St. Immokalee, FL

This event will have you celebrating the Holiday’s with decorating cookies, sweet treats, crafts, face painting and pictures with Santa.
239.252.4449

Cookie Decorating Party (K-5)

  • Tuesday, December 18 - 3:00pm-4:30pm
    Cost: $10
  • Veterans Community Park, 1895 Veterans Park Dr. Naples, FL

Spread holiday cheer by decorating holiday cookies for all!! Ages 5-11
239.252.4682

4th & 5th Grade Winter Wonderland Dance

  • Friday, December 21 - 6:00pm-8:30pm
    Cost: $10
  • East Naples Community Park, 3500 Thomasson Dr. Naples, FL

Dance the night away at our Elementary School dance. Tickets on sale two weeks prior to dance.
239.252.4414