This Florida Christmas Town Is Straight Out Of A Norman Rockwell Painting
By Marisa Roman|Published November 23, 2022
A New Jersey native with over 15 years of writing experience, Marisa has studied at both New York University and Florida International University. She has lived all over the country, including a decade stint in South Florida. Marisa is well-versed in exploration as she travels a good majority of the year in her self-converted Sprinter van. Her articles have been featured in various notable publications over the years, she has a published collection of short stories, and three completed screenplays under her belt.
When you picture Normal Rockwell holiday paintings, a few usual suspects may come to mind. Snow-blanketed houses, family around the dinner table, Santa Claus delivering gifts. This famous artist’s paintings capture everything that is cherished about the holidays. This is why when we think about the quintessential Florida Christmas town that could easily become a Rockwell holiday painting, it’s none other than New Smyrna Beach.
Have you ever been to New Smyrna Beach, Florida, during Christmas? Share with us your favorite attractions or events in the comments section! Or, if you want to learn more about the Christmas on Canal experience, check out the Canal Street website or Canal Street Facebook Page.