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One of the most festive theme parks at Christmastime is SeaWorld Orlando. More than 100 trees sparkle throughout the park and surprises can be seen around every corner--from A Cappella singers, tasty treats to live Toy Soldiers. Entertaining shows can be seen hourly--From O Wondrous Night and Winter Wonderland On Ice to the fabulous end of evening Holiday Reflections fireworks. Every square inch of the park is decked out in colorful decorations to get you in the holiday spirit.
Oh what fun it is to celebrate the holidays at Universal Orlando Resort. The most joyous holiday traditions sparkle with cheer, including new surprises in the Macy's Holiday Parade, face-to-face encounters with the Grinch and the yuletide sounds of Mannheim Steamroller. Universal's festive season of events are guaranteed to add glitz and glamor to your family's celebration in Orlando.
Every holiday season, Orlando dazzles with dozens of joyful holiday celebrations, parades and live entertainment. And beyond our world-famous theme parks, Orlando's jubilant cheer continues with unexpected surprises from snowy pool parties to millions of pounds of carved ice. If you're wishing for extra holly jolly family fun, your dreams are guaranteed to come true with our list of ten holiday events outside Orlando's theme parks.
New Year's Eve is one of the biggest fireworks evenings of the year at Walt Disney World Resort (Kent Phillips, photographer)
New Year's Eve is a great time to be in Orlando. Whether you want to ring in the New Year in our world-famous theme parks, jam with Billy Joel in concert, or you'd prefer a laid back evening with family and friends, Orlando is sure to have the perfect way to celebrate.
Move over, sugar plums! Celebrate the twelve days of Christmas with Visit Orlando's list of twelve delicious treats that will be in your dreams this season. Orlando celebrates the holiday with tastes that are sweet, salty, spiked and spicy. Whether you've been naughty or nice, everyone deserves these twelve merry morsels.
It's no secret that The Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights at Disney's Hollywood Studios is one of the most dazzling holiday displays in all of Orlando. Topping over 5 million synchronized lights that "dance" to a variety of beloved holiday tunes, this is one celebration guaranteed to add sparkle to your Orlando visit this holiday season.
One of Orlando's most-photographed family moments is when the kids meet and mingle with their favorite characters over a delicious meal - no matter what time of day. If you want the ultimate character experience for your family you'll find it in many Orlando hotels where dining with characters is always on the menu. So, grab your camera. Get an autograph book and pen. Oh, and don't forget to come hungry.
The most wonderful time of the year is upon us and Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom delights guests with yuletide traditions and holiday cheer. From watching Queen Elsa from "Frozen" transform Cinderella Castle into a glistening ice palace to hearing the infamous toy soldiers march in Mickey's Once Upon A Christmas Parade, you're sure to get swept up in the holiday spirit.
Orlando's quest for an epic standing ovation finally has its day. No longer will Central Florida be upstaged when it comes to performing arts with the grand opening of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in downtown Orlando.