2015 Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus in Orlando at the Amway Center on January 8th-11th

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The circus is coming to Orlando at the Amway Center on Thursday, January 8th, 2015 and staying until Sunday, January 11th, 2015. The Greatest Show on Earth brings wonder and fun with amazing animal acts that will astound the family. Ringling … Continue reading

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Marvel Universe Live! Review

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The touring Marvel Universe Live! recently visited the Amway Center in downtown Orlando in December 2014 and all of the biggest Marvel Super heroes took over the venue for an extended weekend stay. Marvel Universe Live! Marvel Universe Live! is … Continue reading

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2014 “The Big O” Orlando Concert Festival featuring Weezer and Fall Out Boy on December 7th

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Newcomer alternative radio station X107.3 will be presenting a big music festival at the Central Florida Fairgrounds on Sunday, December 7th, 2014 called the Big Orlando that will feature headlining acts Weezer and Fall Out Boy. The Big Orlando Three … Continue reading

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2015 SeaWorld Praise Wave Music Festival in February

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SeaWorld Orlando will be celebrating a new Christian Music Festival during two weekends in February 2015 called the Praise Wave Music Festival. The festival will feature popular Christian artists similar to Rock the Universe at Universal Studios and Night of … Continue reading

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2014 OUC Half Marathon and 5k on December 6th in Downtown Orlando

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The best local foot race of the year in Orlando is the OUC Half Marathon and 5k that will take place in downtown Orlando on Saturday, December 6th, 2014 with the half marathon starting at 7:30 am and the 5k … Continue reading

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Holiday Heroes Orange County Toy Drive 2014

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Toys are still needed for Mayor Jacobs Holiday Heroes Toy Drive. Mayor Teresa Jacobs invites the community to bring a smile to the faces of children in Orange County who may not have a single present to open this holiday season. … Continue reading

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2014 Handel’s Messiah Free Christmas Concert at the Bob Carr on November 30th

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The Messiah Choral Society will be presenting their free annual performance of Handel’s Messiah at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre on Sunday, November 30th, 2014 at 3 pm. Doors open at 2:15 pm and admission is free. Considered the … Continue reading

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2014 Light Up Viera Christmas Event and Parade

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In the Orlando area we have several fun things to do during the Christmas season. One of the unique experiences in the larger central Florida area that we can typically do during the month of November and December is take … Continue reading

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Community Based Care of Central Florida celebrates National Adoption Day

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On November 21st, 2014, 35 children were officially adopted in Central Florida homes includes fifteen children in Orange County as part of National Adoption Day were 4,500 children were adopted nationally National Adoption Day Each November, the Community Based Care … Continue reading

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Santa Claus Events around Orlando in 2014

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Santa Claus is a very busy man around Orlando beginning in early November and continuing through Christmas Eve. From special events at shopping malls, breakfast celebrations, and parades, Santa Claus is out in full force around Orlando throughout the Holiday … 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 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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