Can't-Miss Orlando Events in November

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Get the scoop on holiday celebrations, Broadway shows, sporting events and other ways to have fun in Orlando this November.

By Nate Shelton

Looking for something to do in Orlando this November? We have you covered! In addition to holiday celebrations, we're hosting Broadway shows, NBA and NCAA games, family fun, free events and much more, including the highlights featured here.

You can also search for happenings around the time of your visit with our Orlando Events Calendar. No matter when you'll be here, there's always something to do in Orlando!

Theme Park Events in Orlando for November

Theme Park Events in Orlando
Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort and SeaWorld Orlando Have Special Events in November

Through Nov. 12: Epcot International Food & Wine Festival

The Epcot International Food & Wine Festival is back and included with regular admission at Walt Disney World® Resort, featuring culinary demonstrations, beverage seminars, tasting events and, most importantly, a cornucopia of gourmet food and beverages. Get more details.

Select Nights, Nov. 8 – Dec. 21: Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party

A separate-ticketed event, the Magic Kingdom's annual holiday celebration is fun for all ages, with holiday shows, fireworks, magical treats and beloved characters including Mickey Mouse and Santa Claus.

Learn more: Discount Tickets to Walt Disney World Resort

Select Nights Through Nov. 3: Halloween Horror NightsTM

Held at Universal Studios FloridaTM at Universal Orlando® Resort, this year's edition of the world-famous fright fest boasts 10 haunted houses, five scare zones, a live show and other surprises. Plus, Visit Orlando has Sunday — Thursday Flex Tickets at $45 off gate price. Get more details.

Nov. 17 – Jan. 6, 2019: Universal's Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry PotterTM

Diagon Alley at Universal Studios Florida and Hogsmeade at Universal's Islands of AdventureTM get holiday makeovers with festive décor and seasonal entertainment included with regular admission, plus the chance to purchase holiday treats.

Learn more: Discount Tickets to Universal Orlando Resort

Select Nights, Nov. 17 – Dec. 31: SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration

SeaWorld® Orlando becomes a winter wonderland for this event, which is included with regular admission. In addition to the majestic Sea of Trees and seasonal entertainment, it features festive food and gifts available for purchase.

Learn more: Discount Tickets to SeaWorld Orlando

Free Events in Orlando for November

Free Events in Orlando
Take Advantage of Free Events in Orlando

These free, family-friendly events are taking place at locations throughout the Orlando area in November.

Nov. 10: Great Day in the Country

Featuring more than 300 vendors, this arts & crafts show takes place in Oviedo, about 30 minutes northeast of downtown Orlando.

Nov. 24-25: FusionFest

Downtown Orlando hosts a treat for the senses at this unique festival, where you'll experience a kaleidoscope of interesting sights, sounds, tastes, textures and aromas.

Downtown Orlando Events for November

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando
Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts in Orlando

These events are taking place in and around downtown Orlando during the month of November.

Through Nov. 4: Jersey Boys

The hit Broadway show comes to Orlando courtesy of the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts.

Nov. 10-18: Festival of Trees

During this annual event, the Orlando Museum of Art in Loch Haven Park, about 10 minutes frown downtown Orlando, becomes a winter wonderland filled with sparkling trees and holiday décor, all curated by some of Orlando's top designers and available for purchase.

Nov. 10: Orlando Beer Festival

Head to downtown Orlando's Festival Park for this event, which features brews produced locally and around the world, plus food, wine, games and live music.

Nov. 17: Florida Blue Florida Classic

Held at Camping World Stadium, this NCAA matchup features the Florida A&M Rattlers and Bethune-Cookman Wildcats.

Nov. 27 – Dec. 2: Hello, Dolly!

The Tony Award-winning revival of this classic musical comes to Orlando's Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts with Broadway legend Betty Buckley in the lead role.

Additional Events in Orlando for November

Things to Do in Orlando
Find More Things to Do in Orlando This October

These events are taking place throughout Orlando in November. Click each event's name to learn more.

Orlando Magic Games in November

Sports in Orlando
Catch Orlando Magic Home Games at Downtown Orlando's Amway Center

All Orlando Magic games are played at the Amway Center in downtown Orlando.

Cover image: Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando

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Written by Nate Shelton, Consumer Content Writer at Visit Orlando. He’s a native Floridian who appreciates the entertainment, historical and culinary aspects of Orlando and Orange County.


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