Everyone loves this time of year. During the Christmas season there are a ton of lights to see and many events to attend to experience the joy of the Christmas season. Below we have curated many of the events that will be going on in Orlando.
Christmas At The Casa
Where: Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum
When: 12/6 at 4pm
Address: 656 Park Ave N, Winter Park, Florida 32789
Santa’s Workshop by Miller’s Hardware
Photos with Santa by Art Faulkner
Holiday Decor by Lee Forrest
Coffee Bar by Foxtail Coffee Company
Cookies and Milk
Carolers by WPHS Belle Chanson
Fun for the whole Family
39th Annual Christmas in the Park
Where: Winter Park Central Park
When: 12/7 at 6:15pm
The free outdoor event begins at 6:15 p.m. when the lights are turned up on nine century-old Tiffany leaded-glass windows and Central Park is transformed into a luminous concert hall for the Bach Festival Society of Winter Park Choir, Youth Choir, and Brass Ensemble.
The Bach program concludes about 8 p.m., and the windows remain lighted for viewing until 8:30 p.m.
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Winter Spark Baldwin Park
Where: Baldwin Park
When: 12/9 at 3pm
Address: 4990 New Broad St, Orlando, FL 32814
This family friendly event begins with a festival (3-6pm) filled with artists, vendors, food, a holiday “cheer” garden and kiddie zone including pictures with Santa & Mrs. Claus. At 6pm sharp, a fantastic lighted parade will march down New Broad Street toward the lake. Be sure to stay after the parade to enjoy music and holiday “cheer” in Harbor Park by Lake Baldwin Lane.
Holiday Movies in the Park: Elf
Where: Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park
When: 12/8 at 7pm
Address: 99 N Rosalind Ave, Orlando, Florida 32801
Experience the sights and sounds of the season when visiting Downtown for the Holidays. Throughout the entire month of December, Downtown Orlando is offering holiday events for all to enjoy! Grab a blanket and join the Downtown Development Board and MIX 105.1 on December 8, 2017 at Lake Eola Park to enjoy a free showing of the holiday movie Elf.
10th Annual Holiday Lights Ride
Where: Bikes, Beans & Bordeaux Cafe
When: 12/9 at 6pm
Address: 3022 Corrine Dr, Orlando, Florida 32803
TEN YEARS Mark your calendar! Our 10th Annual Holiday Lights ride is coming up! Want to put a new “spin” on taking in the festive holiday lights displays? Let’s do it by bicycle (decorations are encouraged)! Meet at B3 at 6:00 PM for a fun holiday lights tour (we depart at 7:15). We’ll ohh and ahh our way around town on a kid friendly ride and then return to B3 for hot drinks, warm conversation. Note: Helmets, front AND rear lights are required. Singing holiday carols as we ride? That one’s totally optional! We are asking that riders donate $2 each (or more if you like), we are donating 100% to Audubon Park Garden District.
6th Annual Christmas Light Ride!
Where: Retro City Cycles
When: 12/16 at 7pm
Address: 1806 N Orange Ave, Orlando, Florida 32804
Join us for our 6th Annual Christmas Light Ride! Saturday, December 16, at 7 pm!
We will take a ride through Ivanhoe Village and College Park to take in the great light displays. Ride will be about 6 miles at a casual pace, all bikes welcome! Don’t forget to decorate your bike!
We are once again teaming up with our friends at One Heart for Women and Children, to help bring Christmas to those who might not otherwise be able to celebrate.
Festival of Lights
Where: CDA Orlando
When: 12/17 at 5pm
Address: 7051 Pershing Ave, Orlando, Florida 32822
Come and join us for free food, entertainment, gifts and SNOW!!!!
2nd Annual Holiday Train Lights
Where: RC & G Railroad
When: 12/17 – 12/23 at 7pm
Address: 1347 Simmons Rd, Osceola, Florida 34744
2nd Annual Holiday Train Lights DAILY from 7 to 10 PM from Sunday, December 17 through Saturday, December 23, 2017 for one week only! Join us celebrate the holiday with a fun filled train ride through thousands of spectacular lights and inflatables! There is no charge but donations are accepted and will benefit the Osceola Council on Aging! Business Sponsorships available. Email [email protected]
Ice! Feat. Christmas Around the World – Gaylord Palms
Where: Gaylord Palms Resort
When: 12/19 at 12:30pm
Address: 6000 Osceola Pkwy, Kissimmee, Florida 75094
Arrive at the beautiful Gaylord Palms Hotel in Orlando for a chilly holiday treat. Experience the magic of over 2 MILLION lbs. of Hand – carved ice sculptures and slide down 2 story ice slides – all kept at a chilly 9 degrees! Delight in the celebration of cultures through holiday scenes and travel to the North Pole to see Santa and his elves. See the breathtaking Nativity scene carved from crystal clear ice. And you will have time to walk around the hotel and be amazed at the decorations. The Gaylord is one of the countries top resorts for Christmas decorations. Enjoy a wonderful buffet at the hotel before we begin our icy holiday experience! We will stop at Fred’s in Plant city for their famous Buffett. Make sure you wear long pants and closed toe shoes. Parkas will be provided at the Gaylord.
Ship & Shore will pick us up at 12:30pm. Cost is $88.00.
Evening Stroll to the Lights on Jeater Bend
Where: Jeater Bend Drive
When: 12/21 at 6pm
Address: Jeater Bend Drive, Celebration, Florida 34747
The residents of Jeater Bend in Celebration put up such a magical holiday lights display each year that they have been featured on “The Great Christmas Light Fight” show on ABC! You are invited to come experience these spectacular lights with your Fit4Mom Celebration family as we enjoy a leisurely stroll through the beautifully decorated streets of Celebration.
Our group will park and meet at Heritage Hall at 6:00 PM, and set out on foot towards Jeater Bend at 6:10 pm. Heritage Hall is located at 1175 Celebration Ave, Celebration, FL 34747.