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Hometown Holiday in the Park

The Town of Or­ange Park and The Historical Society of Orange Park team up to bring you an old fashioned holiday celebration! This event features a shopping vil­lage, hay rides through our decorated trail of lights, live entertainment, Clarke House tours, photos with Santa and more! It may even snow! Admission and many activities are free! This event will be held on December 13th and 14th from 5-9pm at Clarke House Park.

Things to Do

Tours of the Clarke House

The house will be bursting with holiday cheer! Knowledgeable guides will be there to answer your questions and tell stories about the history of the house and the family who lived there.

Pictures with Santa

Get your picture taken with Santa for only $20 for a digital image!
*All images will be emailed. It should take about a week for our photographer to process them all. Thanks in advance for your patience.

Hay & Train Rides

Hometown Holiday’s biggest attraction is the rides through the lighted trail. Both hay and train rides are free!

Pony Rides

$5 per ride.


Enjoy holiday-themed music from local performers in the pavilion.

Shopping Village

Grab the perfect gift or tasty treat from one of our makers spread around the property. A list of participating vendors will be posted closer to the event. Click here to APPLY.


General parking is available across Kingsley at the First Baptist Church of Orange Park. Orange Park Police Officers will be on-site to help everyone safely cross Kingsley Ave. Limited handicap parking is available within the park.

Sponsorship Opportunities

Are available for Trail Light Displays and Snow Stations! Click here to download the flyer.
For additional information, please contact the event manager at (904) 278-3043 or edockery@townop.com.

Volunteers Needed!

Volunteers are needed to help with Light the Park and Hometown Holiday. Visit our Signup Genius page to signup!

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