Camana Bay is exploring the wonders of the festive season! Over the years, Camana Bay has become synonymous with the holidays, with beautiful decorations, seasonal shopping, tasty holiday treats and a robust schedule of festive events that keep the town full of splendour. From the lighting of our magnificent tree and enchanting visits with Santa, festive holiday markets, merry films under the stars and so much more, we invite you to make Camana Bay your #HomeoftheHolidays.


Annual Tree Lighting 🌲🔌🎄
Saturday, 16 November, 4 to 9 p.m., the Crescent
(main event at 6:45 p.m.)
Every year the magic begins when the Camana Bay Town Centre is transformed for the holidays. The event that truly kicks off the holiday cheer is the annual Tree Lighting, taking place on the Crescent. Join us for a special holiday market from 4 to 9 p.m., and live performances from local musicians, dancers and entertainers. We encourage you to be in your viewing spot by 6:45 p.m., to take in the dazzling moment as the Town Centre lights up and marks the start of the season!

Pink Ladies Annual Christmas Bazaar 🎄💃
Saturday, 30 November, 2 to 5 p.m., the Arts & Recreation Centre
Join the ladies for their annual charity fundraiser where you can experience delicious homemade tea, distinctive handmade crafts, a white elephant sale, a silent auction and special performances.

Cayman National’s Parade of Lights 🎄⛵️💡
Saturday, 7 December, 6 to 9 p.m., the Crescent
Experience the magic and delight of brightly coloured illuminated boats parade through the harbour to the melodious sounds of choirs. While the parade is on, enjoy live music and a special visit from Santa. You may even catch a glimpse of Frosty or one of Santa’s elves and a photo booth or two.

Visual Arts Society Christmas Craft Market 🎄🎨
Saturday, 14 December, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., the Paseo
In case you haven’t started, enjoy this market to browse handmade art, jewellery, crafts, ornaments and more for the perfect Christmas gift with a local touch.

Santa Run 🎅🏽🏃‍♀️
Saturday, 14 December, 6:00 a.m., Registration, 6:30 am, Run Begins, the Paseo
Join Cayman Food Bank and a procession of merry Santas on a jog for a cause around Camana Bay for some festive, family-friendly fun. Click here for the registration form. Proceeds raise will benefit the Cayman Food Bank.

Christmas Moonlight & Movies 🎥🍿
Tuesday, 17 December, 7 p.m., the Crescent
Get cosy al fresco with your loved ones for a joyful family flick shown on our giant blow-up screen on the Crescent this one special night. The featured movie will be announced in the upcoming weeks.

12th Annual Mistletoe 💃
Friday, 20 December, 7 p.m. to 2 a.m., Abacus
Transform your glam with your best whites and boogie under the stars the entire night at the “must-attend” event of the season. Tickets are CI$30 per person and proceeds will benefit the Lions Club of Cayman. For tickets and more details, call +1.345.623.8282.

New Year’s Eve Fireworks 🕛🎇
Tuesday, 31 December, 9 p.m., the Crescent

Watch the firework display while dining at one of Camana Bay’s restaurants on New Year’s Eve. To make your dinner reservation at one of the Town Centre’s restaurants visit

Farmers & Artisans Market 🎄🎨
6 November to 18 December, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m., the Paseo
Camana Bay’s popular weekly Farmers & Artisans Market offers local keepsakes, fresh produce and arts and crafts which make the perfece Christmas gift. The final market of the year will take place on Wednesday, 18 December and the first market of 2020 will be on 8 January.

Traditional Santa Photos 🎅🏽📸

brought to you by Picture This Studios
5 to 19 December, 5 to 7 p.m., Gardenia Court
Children can enjoy the jolly old elf in his full red-and-white regalia to whisper wishes and snap memories every Thursday until the end of the holiday season. Photo sessions start at CI$35. Contact Picture This at +1.345.943.3686 for more information.

Caribbean Santa Photos 🌴🎅🏽📸
brought to you by Picture This Studios
7 to 21 December, 3 to 5 p.m., the Island
Father Christmas goes island style with a tropical shirt, shorts and sun-drenched photos in the sand. Photo sessions start at CI$35. Contact Picture This at +1.345.943.3686 for more information.


Donate canned or non-perishable food items to the Camana Bay Visitor Centre.

Purchase your ticket to watch the Frozen 2 premiere at the Camana Bay Cinema on 21 November at 6 p.m. Tickets can be purchased at the Camana Bay Visitor Centre.

Participate in the Santa Run on 14 December and dash around the Town Centre to raise funds.

Race your spare change down the cascading coin stand in the Camana Bay Cinema lobby.

Collect the Cayman Food Bank’s Reverse Advent Calendar from the Camana Bay Visitor Centre for ideas on what to donate this season.


All of the general funds will be donated to Cayman Food Bank, an organisation committed to bringing a solution to hunger.

For more information on how you can lend your support over the holidays, visit the Visitor Centre.

Share your festive photos from around the Town Centre with the hashtags #CamanaBay and #HomeoftheHolidays for your chance to win spot prizes throughout the season, and keep an eye on our social pages for posts where you can also enter to win by leaving a comment!
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