We are honored to serve Jacksonville and The Beaches community in our support of children’s arts. We look forward to the continued success of this culturally significant holiday experience. DTC is grateful for the opportunity to pour back into the lives of everyone living at the Beaches, especially our children who will carry these memories forever.

Jax Beach Deck The Chairs Video

Annually showcasing more than 500 holiday performers over twelve days and nights of FREE, open to the public programming

Uniting artists, business owners, and non-profits to craft unique stories in a public exhibit featuring 50 decorated lifeguard chairs

Annually bringing 100,000 visitors to the Beaches with more than $60,000 distributed to local non profits and arts groups since 2013

An estimated 120 million worldwide virtual views captured of 2021 Jax Beach Deck The Chairs and our unique holiday exhibit

Important economic benefit for Beaches area hotels, restaurants and bars during a traditionally slower Fall/Winter season


Jax Beach Deck The Chairs (JBDTC) has embraced the holiday lifeguard chair decorating spirit. That fun creative energy has garnered national media attention. Google, Fox New, People Magazine, Insider and USA Today have all recognized JBDTC as one of America’s most unique holiday displays. The following are testimonials from people who have been impacted by Deck The Chairs. The Magic.

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One of our favorite holiday light displays in Jacksonville. Deck the Chairs in Jax Beach is perfect for families. It’s totally free to visit and there’s tons of park nearby.

– Jacksonville Beach Moms

Easy parking and a fun holiday outing. Only takes about 45 minutes to walk around and enjoy. It’s a must see at least once!

– Local Guide, Google

Very mesmerizing that individuals could use their talents to entertain the child in all of us.🎄🎁 Such beauty and hours and hours of work but most of all FUN!!!!!

– Facebook Review