Home for the Holidays Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Christmas Concert 2014 in Downtown Orlando

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The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will hold their annual Christmas concert at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 29th, 2014 at 2 PM and 8 PM. Home for the Holidays Home for the Holidays celebrates the Christmas season with traditonal … Continue reading

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2014 Epcot Candlelight Christmas Show at Disney World Featuring the Walt Disney Orchestra, Voices of Liberty, Choirs, and Celebrity Narrators

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The Candlelight Processional Christmas Concert at Epcot in Disney World is the best Christmas event to be experienced in any of the theme parks in Orlando and also has the most history of any other event, beginning with Walt Disney … Continue reading

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2014 Hollywood Studios Christmas Lights Featuring the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

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Disney World meets Clark Griswold with their Osborne Spectacle of Lights at Hollywood Studios. The Osborne Spectacle of Lights is the ultimate dancing lights Christmas Show that is themed to music that may very well be the best light show … Continue reading

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2014 Fern Creek Bulldog Benefit in Mills Park on November 6th

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The 2014 Fern Creek Bulldog Benefit will be held in the Mills 50 district of Orlando on Thursday, November 6th at Quantum Leap Winery from 6:30 pm until 8:30 pm to benefit the Fern Creek Elementary School Foundation. Fern Creek Bulldog Benefit … Continue reading

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Attending the Disney World Christmas Day Parade Taping with 2014 Dates

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When it comes to holiday parades, Thanksgiving Day may belong to Macy’s in New York City but Christmas day belongs to Disney World in Orlando and Disneyland in Anaheim. While the Thanksgiving Day Parade is filmed live on Thanksgiving day, … Continue reading

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2014 Turkey Trot 5k on Thanksgiving at Lake Eola in Downtown Orlando

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A Thanksgiving tradition celebrates it’s 25th year in downtown Orlando at Lake Eola with the Seniors First Turkey Trot 5k. Runners will convene at Lake Eola on the morning of Thanksgiving to run 3.1 miles around the city. Orlando Turkey … Continue reading

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Florida Citrus Parade in Downtown Orlando on December 30th, 2014 at 10 AM

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The Florida Citrus Parade will be held on New Years Eve in Downtown Orlando on Tuesday, December 30th, 2014 at 10 AM. The parade is televised nationally and celebrates Orlando’s two bowl games, the Russell Athletic Bowl and the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus … Continue reading

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Santa Claus Arrival at Millenia Mall for Christmas on November 7th, 2014

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Santa Claus will be arriving at the Mall at Millenia in grand style on Friday, November 7th, 2014 starting at 5:30 PM with a family friendly dj dance party leading up to Santa’s arrival at 6:45pm. Santa Claus Arrival at Millenia Mall … Continue reading

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Festival of Trees 2014 in November Kicks off the Christmas Season in Orlando

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Sometime between 672-754 AD,  Christian lore states that St Boniface of Germany cut down a tree of Thor in order to disprove the legitimacy of the Norse gods to the local German tribe of the time. Spotting a fir tree … Continue reading

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Morse Museum Free Admission on Friday Nights and Christmas Eve in Winter Park during Christmas Holiday 2014

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Park Avenue is Winter Park’s main street with shops and restaurants that cater to the affluent citizens of Orlando and beyond. What Palo Alto is to California, Winter Park is to Florida. While Palo Alto’s main street starts with Stanford … Continue reading

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2014 Orlando Veterans Day Parade on November 8th Honors the Nations Veterans

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Veterans Day is on Monday, November 10th, 2014. The city of Orlando will salute our nations veterans on Saturday, November 8th, 2014 with a patriotic parade at 11 AM in Downtown Orlando. Veterans Day Parade Mayor Buddy Dyer and his … Continue reading

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2014 Orlando Magic Home Games Around Christmas and New Years featuring Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers

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One of the best ways to celebrate the Christmas and the New Years holiday is to see the Orlando Magic at the Amway Center. On the day after Christmas, Friday, December 26th, 2014, Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers will be playing … Continue reading

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The Singing Christmas Trees 2014 at First Baptist Church of Orlando is the Best Christmas Event in Orlando

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There are many wonderful events that you can attend in Orlando to celebrate Christmas, from the candlelight processional at Disney’s Epcot and the Osborne Display at Disney’s Hollywood Studios to the Winter Park Christmas Parade and Light Up UCF. However, … Continue reading

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Top 10 Orlando Magic Home Games for the 2014 / 2015 Season

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The biggest home game for the Orlando Magic for the 2014/2015 season has to be the day after Christmas when Lebron James and the Cleveland Cavaliers visit the Amway Center in Orlando. Cleveland also returns to Orlando in March 2015 … Continue reading

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