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 Marvel Universe LIVE! at the Amway Center on December 5th-7th

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In 2012, the first Avengers movie became one of the all-time blockbuster movies of all time reaching the third spot on the all-time USA box office charts. Included in this same chart of the top 50 grossing movies of all … Continue reading

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2014 Osceola Art Festival in Kissimmee on November 15th and 16th

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The Osceola Fall Art Festival will be held Saturday, November 15th and Sunday, February 16th in Downtown Kissimmee from 10 AM until 5 PM. Osceola Art Festival Over 100 artists will be participating in the Osceola Art Festival that will be held … Continue reading

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2014-2015 UCF Opera Season Kickoff Event on November 15th and 16th, 2014

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The University of Central Florida Opera is kicking off the 2014-2015 season with its 10th-annual gala concert entitled “It’s a Grand Knight of Singing” on November 15th and 16th, 2014 in the Visual Arts Building on the main campus of … Continue reading

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Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at the Magic Kingdom in 2014

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During Mickey’s Christmas Party special event in the months of November and December at the Magic Kingdom, a special Christmas parade is held twice a night during the event called Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade that combines a mix … Continue reading

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Best Christmas Events in Downtown Orlando and Lake Eola in 2014 including New Years

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With the great weather and holiday season beginning in November and continuing through the months of December and January, the city of Orlando comes alive with great Christmas and holiday events in Downtown Orlando and Lake Eola each year. This is Orlando Local … Continue reading

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Holiday Lights Orlando 2014 Featuring the Gift Christmas Festival and Show

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The City of Orlando’s Christmas Tree will officially be lit on Friday, December 5th, 2014 at the Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola in Downtown Orlando during a Christmas event that begins at 5 PM. Holiday Lights Orlando and The Gift The lighting of the Christmas … Continue reading

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Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom Celebrates the Holidays with Characters, Parades, and Fireworks in 2014

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Beginning on select nights in the early part of November and continuing through December 19th, 2014, Disney World offers a separate-ticketed Christmas party at the Magic Kingdom called Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party. With fireworks, stage shows, parades, holiday character … Continue reading

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2014 Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event at the Orange County History Center on December 4th

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This year’s Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event is slated for Tuesday, December 4th, 2014, to light Heritage Square at the Orange County History Center, the historic park in the heart of downtown Orlando. Holiday at Heritage Square Entertainment begins at … Continue reading

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Free Nutcracker Performance by the Russian Ballet of Orlando at Lake Eola on December 20th, 2014

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The Russian Ballet of Orlando will be returning to Lake Eola in 2014 to present their free performance of the holiday classic, The Nutcracker, at the Lake Eola Disney Amphitheater in Downtown Orlando. Russian Ballet Nutcracker The two hour performance will begin at … Continue reading

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Orlando Fashion Square Christmas Parade and Holiday in the Square Festival on Saturday, December 13th, 2014

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The annual Orlando Christmas Parade and Holiday in the Park Festival returns to Orlando at a new location of Orlando Fashion Square Mall on December 13th, 2014. Orlando Fashion Square Christmas Parade The 2014 Orlando Fashion Square Christmas Parade will feature … Continue reading

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2014 Winter Park Harvest Festival Supplies Orlando with Locally Grown Vegetables for Thanksgiving Dinner

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The fourth annual Winter Park Harvest Festival will takes place on Saturday, November 22nd, 2014 in Central Park in the West Meadow green area that is close to the post office in Winter Park and is free for everyone to attend. The festival takes … Continue reading

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ICE! at the Gaylord Palms 2014 featuring The Nutcracker

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ICE! at the Gaylord Palms is an annual walk-through attraction during the Christmas holidays at the Gaylord Palms Resort that is made completely of ice. Imagine taking a simple ice sculpture that you might see at a wedding or special … Continue reading

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Light Up UCF 2014 Christmas Event at the University of Central Florida Features Ice Skating, Light Show, Outdoor Movies, and a Ferris Wheel

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Light Up UCF is the University of Cental Florida’s annual holiday event that features a free Christmas light show, outdoor ice skating, an ice slide, free outdoor movies, carolers, carnival rides, and Santa Claus. Other nights may feature a concert, … Continue reading

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