Symphony in Lights returns to Gulfstream Park (includes video story)

Gulfstream Park gets ready for the holiday season, as they present the annual Symphony in Lights Festival.

“Symphony in Lights is a free and open festival for the public,” said Alex Schreer. “It’s that kind of event where everyone can feel like this is home.”

Friends and family can experience the seasonal display including over 250,000 LED lights, followed by Christmas music and photo opportunities.

“The lights are awesome, the tree is so exciting, the music and it’s so safe for the kids,” said Shayla Santana.

The event is ongoing until Dec. 31, from 6 p.m. to 11 p.m. For more information, you can visit

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