Christmas In The Park

View photos from the 2017 event in the event photo album on our Facebook page.

Event Information

  • Last event: December 16, 2017
    Next event date to be announced
  • 2018 will be the 22nd year for this event
    Planteen Recreation Center, 301 Dort Street
    Plan to return to the MLK Rec Center for 2018
  • Preregister at the center early November through early December, 2018. Closed weekends and holidays.
  • Only the first 100 preregistered greater Plant City area families are eligible for give-a-ways! A photo ID is required to preregister and also to claim toys at the event.
  • Free food for all attendees (parent/guardian must be with children).
  • Free toys for preregistered youths ages 5-10 (children must be present at the event).
  • Drawing from preregistered youths for bicycle give-away (children must be present at the event).
  • Lots of fun for the kids and adults!
  • For more information on the event or to be a sponsor or volunteer, contact our office at 813-659-4255 or email 
MLK Christmas In The Park 2007Dec15 banner.jpg


We'd like to give a special thanks to our 2017 sponsors:


We'd like to give a special thanks to our 2017 volunteers:
  •  Plant City Youth Leadership Corp
    JaVae Ingraham & Maggie Morona - Leaders
  • United Starz Step Team
  • Individual Volunteers:
    • The Copen Family
    • Mark Lane
    • Bridgette Benitez
    • JoAnn Joyce
    • Terri Brown
Can we add your name to the list for 2018? Be a sponsor or volunteer at this great event!