Christmas Events

Here is Orlando Local Guide’s – Guide to Christmas Events in Orlando

  • Christmas Lights Displays in Orlando Neighborhoods and Homes December 16, 2020
    Christmas Lights can be found all around Orlando in the city’s communities and neighborhoods. Some of the best displays can be found in some of the city’s oldest neighborhoods of Delaney Park, Conway, and Belle Isle (See scenic drive in … Continue reading → The post Christmas Lights Displays in Orlando Neighborhoods and Homes first appeared on Orlando Local […]
  • ICE! at the Gaylord Palms 2018 featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas November 5, 2018
    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 → The post ICE! at the Gaylord Palms 2018 featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas first appeared on Orla […]
  • Santa Claus Arrival at the Mall at Millenia for Christmas on November 4th, 2016 November 3, 2016
    Santa Claus will be arriving at the Mall at Millenia in grand style to kick of the Christmas season on Friday, November 4th, 2016 starting at 6:00 PM. The holiday event features a family friendly dj dance party, with food and drinks available for … Continue reading → The post Santa Claus Arrival at the Mall at Millenia for Christmas on November 4th, 2016 fir […]
  • Best Christmas Events in Downtown Orlando and Lake Eola in 2015 including New Years December 20, 2015
    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 → The post Best Christmas Events in Downtown Orlando and Lake Eola in 2015 incl […]
  • Free Santa Photo and Crafts at Bass Pro Shops in Orlando This Christmas in 2015 December 19, 2015
    A trip to Bass Pro Shops gets you a free 4″ x 6″ photo with Santa and a holiday craft. Bass Pro Santa Claus Free photos with Santa Claus are available 7 days a week at different times throughout the … Continue reading → The post Free Santa Photo and Crafts at Bass Pro Shops in Orlando This Christmas in 2015 first appeared on Orlando Local Guide.
  • Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at the Magic Kingdom in 2015 December 19, 2015
    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 → The post Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at the Magic Kingdom in 2015 first appeared on […]
  • 2015 Epcot Candlelight Christmas Show at Disney World Featuring the Walt Disney Orchestra, Voices of Liberty, Choirs, and Celebrity Narrators December 19, 2015
    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 → The post 2015 Epcot Candlelight Christmas Show at Disney World Featuring the Walt Disney Orchestra, Voices […]
  • 2015 Orlando Magic Home Games Around Christmas and New Years featuring Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat December 18, 2015
    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, 2015, Dwyane Wade and the Miami Heat will be playing in Orlando … Continue reading → The post 2015 Orlando Magic Home Games Around Christmas and New Years featuring Dwyane Wade and the M […]
  • Christmas Eve Services at First Presbyterian Church of Orlando 2015 in Downtown Orlando December 17, 2015
    First Presbyterian Church of Orlando will be celebrating Christmas with five Christmas Eve services on Thursday, December 24th, 2015, to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. 3:00pm | Lessons & Carols Worship with Candle lighting – in the Sanctuary, led by … Continue reading → The post Christmas Eve Services at First Presbyterian Church of Orlando 2015 in […]
  • Winter Park Outdoor Ice Skating during the Holidays in Central Park 2015 December 16, 2015
    The city of Winter Park introduced an outdoor ice skating rink in 2009 entitled “Winter in the Park” during the Christmas Season and has now made it an annual event. The ice skating rink will open on Friday, November 20th, … Continue reading → The post Winter Park Outdoor Ice Skating during the Holidays in Central Park 2015 first appeared on Orlando Local Gu […]
  • Waterford Lakes Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village Carnival 2015 December 16, 2015
    For residents of east Orlando, there are two options when it comes to a midway carnival Christmas celebration. The first carnival is Light Up UCF at the University of Central Florida. A short drive down Alafaya Trail brings you to … Continue reading → The post Waterford Lakes Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village Carnival 2015 first appeared on Orlando Local Gui […]
  • Orlando Ballet Presents The Nutcracker 2015 at the Dr. Phillips Center during the Christmas Season in December December 16, 2015
    The Nutcracker is a two-act ballet from Russia, adapted from E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” that is celebrated across the United States during the Christmas season. The story takes place on Christmas Eve and includes interactions … Continue reading → The post Orlando Ballet Presents The Nutcracker 2015 at the Dr. Phillips Center […]
  • Light Up UCF 2015 Christmas Event at the University of Central Florida Features Ice Skating, Light Show, Outdoor Movies, and a Ferris Wheel December 14, 2015
    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 → The post Light Up UCF 2015 Christmas Event at the University of Central Florida Features […]
  • Gingerbread Christmas Tree at Contemporary Resort at Disney World December 13, 2015
    Disney World puts out a lot of holiday decorations during the month of December each year. From the Gingerbread House at the Grand Floridian to the Christmas Trees that line the theme parks, there is definitely a lot of sights … Continue reading → The post Gingerbread Christmas Tree at Contemporary Resort at Disney World first appeared on Orlando Local Guide […]
  • 2015 Baldwin Park Winter Spark Christmas Parade at Night on December 12th December 11, 2015
    Baldwin Park is hosting it’s annual evening Christmas parade on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 at 6 PM.  Line the streets of the community’s downtown for the parade and stay for Santa’s arrival with musical performances. Baldwin Park Winter Spark Parade … Continue reading → The post 2015 Baldwin Park Winter Spark Christmas Parade at Night on December 12th fir […]
  • Free Nutcracker Performance by the Russian Ballet of Orlando at Lake Eola on December 19th, 2015 December 11, 2015
    The Russian Ballet of Orlando will be returning to Lake Eola in 2015 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 → The post Free Nutcracker Performance by the Russian Ballet of Orlando at […]
  • The Singing Christmas Trees 2015 at First Baptist Church of Orlando is the Best Christmas Event in Orlando December 11, 2015
    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 → The post The Singing Christmas Trees 2015 at First Baptist Church of Orlando is the […]
  • 2015 Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event at the Orange County History Center on December 12th December 10, 2015
    This year’s Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event is slated for Saturday, December 12th, 2015, 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 2 … Continue reading → The post 2015 Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event at the Orange C […]
  • Holiday Lights Orlando 2015 Featuring the Gift Christmas Festival and Show December 2, 2015
    The City of Orlando’s Christmas Tree will officially be lit on Friday, December 4th, 2015 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 → The post Holiday Lights Orlando 2015 Featuring the Gift Christmas Festival an […]
  • Trans-Siberian Orchestra 2015 Christmas Concert in Downtown Orlando December 2, 2015
    The Trans-Siberian Orchestra roars into town with it’s over-the-top Christmas production at the Amway Center on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 for two shows at 3:00 PM and 8:00 PM. Trans-Siberian Orchestra The Trans-Siberian Orchestra got their start in 1993 and have sold over 9 million concert tickets and … Continue reading → The post Trans-Siberian Orchestr […]
  • 2015 Handel’s Messiah Free Christmas Concert at the Bob Carr on November 29th November 29, 2015
    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 29th, 2015 at 3 pm. Doors open at 2:15 pm and admission is free. Considered the … Continue reading → The post 2015 Handel’s Messiah Free Christmas Concert at the Bob Carr on November 29th first appeared on […]
  • Home for the Holidays Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Christmas Concert 2015 in Downtown Orlando November 28, 2015
    The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will hold their annual Christmas concert at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 28th, 2015 at 2 PM and 8 PM. Home for the Holidays Home for the Holidays celebrates the Christmas season with traditonal … Continue reading → The post Home for the Holidays Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Christmas Concert 2 […]
  • Holiday Heroes Orange County Toy Drive 2014 Collects 4,655 Toys December 25, 2014
    Update: The Orange County Holiday Heroes Toy Drive exceeded it’s goal expectations for 2014 collecting 4,655 toys after collecting 3,850 toys in 2013 and more than 2,600 toys in 2012. Orange County Mayor Teresa Jacobs states, “My heart is so touched by those … Continue reading → The post Holiday Heroes Orange County Toy Drive 2014 Collects 4,655 Toys first a […]
  • 2014 Light Up Viera Christmas Event and Parade November 29, 2014
    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 → The post 2014 Light Up Viera Christmas Event and Parade first appeared on Orlando Local Guide.
  • Santa Claus Events around Orlando in 2015 November 28, 2014
    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 → The post Santa Claus Events around Orlando in 2015 first appeared on Orlando Loc […]
  • Attending the Disney World Christmas Day Parade Taping with 2014 Dates November 22, 2014
    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 → The post Attending the Disney World Christmas Day Parade Taping with 2014 Dates first appeared on Or […]
  • Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kingdom Celebrates the Holidays with Characters, Parades, and Fireworks in 2015 November 7, 2014
    Beginning on select nights in the early part of November and continuing through December 18th, 2015, 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 → The post Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at the Magic Kin […]
  • Voices of Liberty Christmas Caroling at Epcot in Disney World November 5, 2014
    One of Disney World’s hidden gems during the Christmas Season is the Voices of Liberty Christmas Caroling that takes place from the day after Thanksgiving through the end of December. A Capella Christmas Caroling Before there were popular television A … Continue reading → The post Voices of Liberty Christmas Caroling at Epcot in Disney World first appeared o […]
  • Winter Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Central Park 2014 with Holiday Movies November 5, 2014
    Each year, the city of Winter Park commemorates the Christmas season by holding an event to turn on the lights of a large Christmas Tree in Central Park. The lighting ceremony features a children’s choir and Santa Claus. The Holiday Tree Lighting took place this … Continue reading → The post Winter Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Central Park 2014 with Holid […]
  • A Guide to Spending the Christmas Holidays at the Gaylord Palms Resort in 2015 November 3, 2014
    During the holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Eve, and the weeks in-between, the Gaylord Palms Resort resembles an Orlando attraction more than it does a fancy resort (which it is). With breakfast experiences with Shrek, Cirque performances, Dreamworks Animation … Continue reading → The post A Guide to Spending the Christmas Holidays at the Gaylo […]