Holly Jolly Shopping Spree 2018
Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
The 8th Annual Holly Jolly Shopping Spree is a special tour of the Uptown San Marco shops and restaurants during the day of Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Later that evening, the Nights of Lights Lighting Ceremony will take place at the Plaza de la Constitución in the Historic District, when the Mayor flips the switch to turn on the three million lights of this world-renowned spectacle of holiday lighting displays.
The Holly Jolly Shopping Spree tour begins at the Old Jail at 167 San Marco Avenue, just north of downtown St. Augustine, where Carrera Wine Cellar will host their Sparkling Soirée from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m., with complimentary sparkling wine. The Spice and Tea Exchange will offer cocktails and mocktails during the same time.
From there, guests will catch a trolley for a special tour of shopping in the Uptown San Marco area, with stops at participating retailers. Raintree Restaurant provides the delicious brunch (at 11:30 a.m. and at 1:00 p.m.) included in the tour, where tour members have a chance to win raffle prizes and bid on silent auction items.
Admission: Tickets are $45 per person and participants will choose the beneficiary during brunch. Price includes trolley ride, lunch, shopping bag and special offers. Options to reserve tables for 8 or 10 are available. Visit here for details on these options, to make reservations and to purchase tickets.
When: Saturday, November 17, 2018, from 9:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Where: The tour departs from the Old Town Trolley’s main depot at the Old Jail, located at 167 San Marco in St. Augustine. Free parking is available.
Photos courtesy of Justin Itnyre.