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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.
Buying gifts while on vacation doesn't have to mean settling for a roadside t-shirt or drugstore postcards. Shopping in Orlando is about retail therapy that is never far from reach from designer fashions to name brands for less, all within a convenient 15-mile (24 km), radius. And with the holiday season approaching, our insider tips will help you make the most of your Orlando shopping fun.
From frightful Halloween fun in our world-famous theme parks to delicious Thanksgiving Day celebrations, there's so much to love about fall in Orlando. But even more exciting is our embrace of everything pumpkin. From wizarding pumpkin drinks to caramelized pumpkin soup to a fluffy pumpkin sponge cake filled with a whipped mascarpone, our list of 20 pumpkin treats will have you falling in love with Orlando this fall.
Orlando's 2015 MLS expansion team is celebrating the moment that all soccer fans dream of -- the groundbreaking of a future stadium. Last week, with all the excitement and fanfare of an Orlando City Soccer gameday experience, fans marched from Church Street Station to the site of the new downtown Orlando stadium.
3...2...1...Drop! Grab on and hold tight, thrill seekers have a new challenge within a day-trip of Orlando's world-famous theme parks with the opening of Falcon's Fury at Busch Gardens Tampa.
Grab your Halloween costumes and make a splash with waves of fun during SeaWorld Orlando's Halloween Spooktacular. Pumpkin Fishes and Sea Witches, along with more than two million pieces of sweets, provide a daytime twist on family-friendly trick-or-treating in Orlando.