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Beach bean bag tournament for charity


S’mores kids night at the fire pit


Thanksgiving holiday week


Participate in the 2nd Annual LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort bean bag toss tournament for fun and prizes and help a local food bank over the Thanksgiving holiday week.

  • $100 entry fee for a team of two includes Tournament T-shirts
  • Portion of entry fee will be donated to a local food bank
  • Prizes will be awarded to the top three winning teams
  • Make your reservations with the resort concierge at 239-449-1225 or at extension 5225

* Tournament will start at 1 PM on Friday, November 28, 2014 Tournament will be held weather permitting.


Enjoy spectacular views of the Gulf of Mexico while roasting S’mores at the fire pit. Tell stories, stare at the stars and enjoy the laughter that only S’mores can bring. Take the whole family.

  • S’more’s packs sold in the Gift Shop located in the lobby next to the front desk.

*Please contact the resort concierge at 239-449-1225 or extension 5225 for a current schedule of S'Mores Nights.


Activities Available over the Thanksgiving holiday week:

  • Kids Camp with Coach B
  • Hair braiding
  • Necklace beading
  • Sack races
  • Tug of War


Christmas Activities

Holiday Dive In movie


Santa’s Workshop


Santa in a Cabana


Unwind from your busy day and take the entire family to the pool to enjoy the holiday classic movie, The Polar Express.

  • The Polar Express will be playing Monday, December 23, 2014 at 6:30pm

*Dates subject to change based on pool/beach availability and weather.


Visit Santa’s workshop at the North Pole Pool and create and decorate your own holiday stocking. Take your stocking back to the room and before you go to bed hang it outside your door. You just might receive a surprise from you know who.

  • Just bring the kids and your imagination
  • Stockings and supplies will be available for decorating
  • Keep an eye out for Santa Claus. He might be close by.

*Santa’s workshop will be open from 10am -4pm on December 24, 2014

Santa Claus will be relaxing in a pool side Cabana prior to the big night. This is your opportunity to have your picture taken with him. Don’t miss your chance.

  • Santa will be available for photos on December 24, 2014 between 12 noon and 3pm
  • Don’t forget your cameras


Spot the Elf on the Shelf


Holiday story time in the lobby


The Elf on the Shelf is back. Have fun with your kids by naming our Elf on the Shelf and looking for him throughout the property. Can you find him each morning? Will he be in Baleen Restaurant, Spa Terre, or in the lobby? Don’t forget to remind the kids that his sole responsibility is to watch the children’s behavior and report it to Santa each night. Enjoy this tradition and make it your own.

  • The Elf on the Shelf will be visiting LaPlaya Beach & Golf Resort starting December 1, 2014 and will be departing back to the North Pole on Christmas Eve.

Holiday stories in the lobby with cider & cookies Gather around the Christmas tree in the lobby to listen to classic holiday stories and enjoy cookies and cider.

  • Holiday story time will be at 7pm on December 24, 2014