• Joshua Rich

Holiday Happenings in Orlando, FL!


Each year many of the parks in the Orlando area have special Christmas/Holiday shows and events! Here are just a few options available to your family this year:

Disney World

Magic Kingdom- Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party- November 9 - December 22


During this festive holiday event you can experience Mickey's Once Upon a Christmastime Parade featuring real toy soldiers and Santa! Then head on over to Cinderella's castle for Mickey's Most Merriest Celebration where Mickey and pals sing and dance to holiday tunes. After that Queen Elsa makes an appearance and turns the castle into a glittering masterpiece in A Frozen Holiday Wish. Finally, gaze into the sky at the most festive fireworks around with Holiday Wishes. You will not be disappointed with this amazing event!

Hollywood Studios- Flurry of Fun- November 9 - December 31

This holiday special features the New Sunset Seasons Greeting extravaganza! When the sun starts setting, take a walk down Sunset Boulevard and enjoy the music, lights, digital billboards, and, for the first time ever, holiday projections on the Hollywood Tower Hotel! You can also enjoy meeting Santa at Once Upon a Time (November 9 - December 24) and walking around Echo Lake taking in the amazing oversized Christmas decorations. Then end the night with the firework showstopper Jingle Bell, Jingle Bam!


Disney Springs- 'Tis the Reason- November 9 - January 7

Head on over to Disney Springs this season and enjoy shopping specials, encounters with Santa, and, the newly expanded, Christmas Tree Trail! There is no better place to dine, shop, and play this year!

Epcot-International Festival of the Holidays- November 19 - December 30

Come join the fun at Epcot this season with Chip 'n Dale's Christmas Tree Spree! This brand-new scavenger hunt takes you on an exciting adventure throughout the park. Don't worry if you get tired, there are plenty of Holiday Kitchens serving up savory flavors from almost every country. Then wrap the night up with the Candlelight Processional featuring some of your favorite celebrity narrators and a few new ones!


Universal Orlando Resort

Holidays At Universal Orlando- November 18 - January 6

Enjoy Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter as Hogsmeade and Diagon Alley are transformed into winter wonderlands. Or you can watch the live retelling of Dr. Suess's classic holiday tale in the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular. Then head on over to the all-new Universal's Holiday Parade and see the Minions and Santa Claus. You won't want to miss a minute of this joyous event!

SeaWorld

Christmas Celebration- November 24 - December 31


Explore this holiday celebration with Rudolph's ChristmasTown, Christmas shopping in the market, and shows! Start Christmas out right with Clyde and Seamore's Countdown to Christmas, Elmo's Christmas Wish, Sea of Trees, Christmas Miracles, and Winter Wonderland on Ice. Plus you can meet up with Santa and Rudolph! Don't miss this wonderful holiday event!

All information presented was gathered from the following websites:

https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/magic-kingdom/mickeys-very-merry-christmas-party/

https://www.universalorlando.com/web/en/us/things-to-do/events/holidays-at-universal/index.html

https://seaworld.com/orlando/events/christmas-celebration/?utm_content=Initiative+SeaWorld+Orlando&gclid=Cj0KCQiA0vnQBRDmARIsAEL0M1nNTXyF-ASYyvqHiyrRFA4Qwt8fF8GuXvn8SlN9GxVQbCwodWI0GG0aAocVEALw_wcB&dclid=CI7-6_rf5NcCFUstaQodD2IKSA