Holiday Magic Soiree

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Never has Bonnet House sparkled like this!

All of the trees, wreaths and centerpieces throughout the house will be lit and designed to delight and For Sale.

Holiday Magic is an annual week-long event starting with this sensational soiree!  It will all start December 6, 2019 and last through December 13, 2019 with a team of designers decorating trees, wreaths and centerpieces that will adorn Bonnet House and be on sale throughout the week.   The festivities begin Friday, December 6th and include a fully catered affair, live entertainment, full bar and holiday music.

Last year this celebration was a tremendous success with a sellout crowd of 500 people. As part of Holiday Magic, Bonnet House will also be open for self-guided tours at night from December 6th to 13th with something exciting each evening for adults and kids alike, from Santa and his elves, to strolling carolers, to Christmas story telling and much more.

Last year Holiday Soiree Tickets Sold Out. Be sure to buy yours early.  Tickets will go on sale in October. 
$75 Soiree (6:30-9:30pm).

$125 Soiree and VIP Reception (5:30-9:30pm).

Enjoy Live Entertainment Throughout the Week!!

2018 Nightly Schedule was as follows:
Friday, November 30, 6:30 – 9:30pm: Holiday Magic Soiree featuring JaredViolin in the VIP Section and Meg Segreto’s Dance Centre Rockettes on the Veranda.
Saturday, December 1, 6:30-7:10 performance,  7:10-7:30 break, 7:30-8:10 performance: South Florida Pride Jazz Band (Saxophones, trumpets, guitars, keyboard & singers)
Sunday, December 2, 6:30-7:00pm, break from 7-7:15, then 7:15pm to 7:45pm: Broward Center Spotlights, 25 children ages 10-17 singing holiday carols
Monday, December 3, 6:30-7:00pm, break from 7-7:15, then 7:15pm to 7:45pm: Singing Sons
Tuesday, December 4, 6:30-7:00pm, break from 7-7:15, then 7:15pm to 7:45pm: First Presbyterian Children’s Choir
Wednesday, December 5, 6:30-7:00pm, break from 7-7:15, then 7:15pm to 7:45pm: Steel Away – Steel Drums Duo
Thursday, December 6, 6:30-7:00pm, break from 7-7:15, then 7:15pm to 7:45pm: Gay Men’s Chorus of South Florida. Holiday Centerpiece Arrangement Class 7pm-8pm.
Friday, December 7, 6:30-7:30pm: The Yuletide Carolers–Victorian costumes, harmonious voices and infectious holiday spirit.  VIP Member Only Event on the Veranda: 6pm-8pm Whiskey & Dark Chocolate Tasting sponsored by Redemption Whiskey & Schakolad Chocolate Factory. Included in $15 Member Admission Rate, must have Membership Card.  Become a member today and enjoy this wonderful VIP event.

Thanks to Holiday Magic 2018 sponsors:
JKV Catering, Christmas Central, Victoria Park Flowers, The Media Lab, Inc., Kelly’s Landing Seafood Restaurant, Platinum Tents, Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, William B. O’leary, Jr., Dianna & Ralph Rau, Joe & Nora Dyke, Barbara R. Castell, Barbara Davis, Dr. & Mrs. Ernest Costantino, Rudi And Louise Dill, Ted And Kathy Drum, R.S. Ingham, Jeanne Lalli, Judith H. Maus, Allan Rexinger And John Davis, Alice W. Smith, Sondra St. Martin, Richard Sargeant And Peter Genovese, M.D., Elisabeth Bartlett Sturges, Tom Woodham And Wilson Ellis, Maxine K. Streeter, Tourquoise Turtle Boutique, Mowry Spencer & John Newton, The Quail Family, Paula and Joseph Dziminski, George & Barbara Petrello.

Holiday Magic Evening Experience

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Never has Bonnet House sparkled like this! All 45 of the trees and wreaths throughout the house will be lit and designed to delight. Decide on your favorites as you enjoy a self-guided tour of the house during this rare nighttime opportunity.

House will be open for self-guided tours from 5:30pm – 8:30pm December 9-14 with something exciting every night; from Santa and his elves, to Christmas story telling, to strolling carolers and much more. See schedule below. *Please note that the Annual Fort Lauderdale Winterfest Boat Parade is on Saturday, December 9th this year. If coming to Bonnet House that night, please check the Winterfest website for traffic detours and bridge closures (Seminole).

Festival of Trees + Holiday Cheer + Sounds of the Season = Light Up Bonnet House

Admission is $15 for members and $20 for non-members
$5 for kids 6-12 and free for kids under 6

Nightly entertainment schedule:
*December 9, 5:30-8:30pm: Bonnet House Holiday Music
December 10, 5:30-8:30pm: Larry Roberts on Keyboard playing Holiday Favorites
December 11, 5:30-8:30pm: Larry Roberts on Accordion playing Holiday Favorites
December 12, 5:30-8:30pm: Holiday Music by Byron Lagenfass
December 13, 6:30pm & 7:30pm: Broward Center Spolights, 25 children ages 10-17 singing holiday carols
December 14, 6:30-7:30pm: The Yuletide Carolers–Victorian costumes, harmonious voices and infectious holiday spirit

*Please note that the Annual Fort Lauderdale Winterfest Boat Parade is on Saturday, December 9th this year. If coming to Bonnet House that night, please check the Winterfest website for traffic detours and bridge closures (Seminole).

Generously sponsored by the Business History Group.

Co-sponsored by: Christmas Central, Victoria Park Flowers, Dianna & Ralph Rau, Barbara R. Castell, Barbara Davis, William Gundlach III & Susan Howell Gundlach, Alice W. Smith, Virginia “Gini” Vyfvinkel, Joseph & Paula Dziminski, AJ & Ellen Anderson, Dr. & Mrs. Ernest Costantino, Dr. William M. King & John J. Scheifel, Judith H. Maus, Barbara Wells, TJ and Bob Bedard, Ann & Robert Powell, Ted & Kathy Drum, William O’Leary.

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