Christmas in Florida by Kevin M. McCarthy is full of Christmas trivia
Did you know that:
- America’s first Christmas mass was held in Tallahassee, Florida in 1539?
- Tampa saw a Christmas jousting tournament in 1882?
- The Dade Massacre was on Christmas Day in 1835?
- Florida has many Christmas tree farms?
- Christmas 1992 brought poems, instead of parking tickets, in Jacksonville?
- Christmas was not a legal holiday in Florida until 1881?