Orlando Christmas Guide 2014

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2014 Christmas in the Park by Morse Museum in Winter Park’s Central Park

Photo Courtesy of Morse Museum<p>The 36th annual Christmas in the Park celebration in Winter Park, Florida begins at <b>6:15 pm</b> on <b>Thursday, December 4th,</b> …

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Christmas Lights Displays in Orlando Neighborhoods and Homes

© Orlando Local Guide<p>Christmas Lights can be found all around Orlando in the city’s communities and neighborhoods. Some of the best displays can be …

Christmas Lights

A Guide to Spending the Christmas Holidays at Disney World Including the Magic Kingdom, Epcot, Hollywood Studios, and Animal Kingdom

© Orlando Local Guide<p>Visiting Disney World during the Christmas Holiday each year is one of the best times to visit the parks as special holiday …

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Christmas at SeaWorld

SeaWorld celebrates Christmas like no other theme park in Orlando with the number of holiday shows and decorations seen throughout the park with it’s …

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Christmas at Universal Orlando Resort

Everyone’s favorite Dr Seuss holiday character, The Grinch, is at the center of the Christmas celebrations at the Universal Studios theme parks in …

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Best Christmas Events in Downtown Orlando and Lake Eola in 2015 including New Years

With the great weather and holiday season beginning in November and continuing through the months of December and January, the city of Orlando comes …

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Best Christmas Events in Winter Park and Baldwin Park in 2014

© Orlando Local Guide<p>The Christmas Season is the best time of the year to visit the city of Winter Park, Florida to take in the sights, sounds, and …

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The Singing Christmas Trees 2015 at First Baptist Church of Orlando is the Best Christmas Event in Orlando

There are many wonderful events that you can attend in Orlando to celebrate Christmas, from the candlelight processional at Disney’s Epcot and the …

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Light Up UCF 2015 Christmas Event at the University of Central Florida Features Ice Skating, Light Show, Outdoor Movies, and a Ferris Wheel

Light Up UCF is the University of Cental Florida’s annual holiday event that features a free Christmas light show, outdoor ice skating, an ice slide, …

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2015 Epcot Candlelight Christmas Show at Disney World Featuring the Walt Disney Orchestra, Voices of Liberty, Choirs, and Celebrity Narrators

The Candlelight Processional Christmas Concert at Epcot in Disney World is the best Christmas event to be experienced in any of the theme parks in …

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ICE! at the Gaylord Palms 2015 featuring ‘Twas the Night Before Christmas

ICE! at the Gaylord Palms is an annual walk-through attraction during the Christmas holidays at the Gaylord Palms Resort that is made completely of …

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Home for the Holidays Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra Christmas Concert 2015 in Downtown Orlando

The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra will hold their annual Christmas concert at the Bob Carr Performing Arts Center on Saturday, November 28th, 2015 …

Performing Arts

Waterford Lakes Santa’s Winter Wonderland Village Carnival 2015

For residents of east Orlando, there are two options when it comes to a midway carnival Christmas celebration. The first carnival is Light Up UCF at …

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2015 Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event at the Orange County History Center on December 12th

This year’s Holiday at Heritage Square Christmas Event is slated for Saturday, December 12th, 2015, to light Heritage Square at the Orange County …

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Winter Park Outdoor Ice Skating during the Holidays in Central Park 2015

The city of Winter Park introduced an outdoor ice skating rink in 2009 entitled “Winter in the Park” during the Christmas Season and has now made it …

Skating

Orlando Ballet Presents The Nutcracker 2015 at the Dr. Phillips Center during the Christmas Season in December

The Nutcracker is a two-act ballet from Russia, adapted from E.T.A. Hoffmann’s story “The Nutcracker and the Mouse King” that is celebrated across …

Performing Arts

Voices of Liberty Christmas Caroling at Epcot in Disney World

© Orlando Local Guide<p>One of Disney World’s hidden gems during the Christmas Season is the Voices of Liberty Christmas Caroling that takes place from …

Disney World

Holiday Lights Orlando 2015 Featuring the Gift Christmas Festival and Show

The City of Orlando’s Christmas Tree will officially be lit on Friday, December 4th, 2015 at the Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola in Downtown Orlando …

Christmas Trees

A Guide to Spending the Christmas Holidays at the Gaylord Palms Resort in 2015

© Orlando Local Guide<p>During the holidays of Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Years Eve, and the weeks in-between, the Gaylord Palms Resort resembles an …

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Winter Park Christmas Tree Lighting in Central Park 2014 with Holiday Movies

© Orlando Local Guide<p>Each year, the city of Winter Park commemorates the Christmas season by holding an event to turn on the lights of a large …

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Mickey’s Once Upon a Christmastime Parade at the Magic Kingdom in 2015

During Mickey’s Christmas Party special event in the months of November and December at the Magic Kingdom, a special Christmas parade is held twice a …

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Downtown Orlando Christmas Star Celebrates the Past and the Future

© City of Orlando<p>Jack Kazanzas graduated from Orlando High School (now Howard Middle School) in <b>1949</b> and lived his entire life in the city of Orlando …

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Santa Claus Arrival at the Mall at Millenia for Christmas on November 4th, 2016

Santa Claus will be arriving at the Mall at Millenia in grand style to kick of the Christmas season on Friday, November 4th, 2016 starting at 6:00 …

Santa Claus

Celebrating the Christmas Season at the Rosen Centre Hotel on International Drive featuring Caroling and Santa Claus

© Orlando Local Guide<p>There are three signature hotels owned by hotelier Harris Rosen around the Orange County Convention Center around International …

Hotels

Rosen Shingle Creek Winter Wonderland Event Brings a Great Family Christmas Event to the International Drive Area

© Orlando Local Guide<p>Living on the east-side of Orlando for the last few years, my family has enjoyed visiting UCF during the Christmas season to …

Eastern Europe

2014 Hollywood Studios Christmas Lights Featuring the Osborne Family Spectacle of Dancing Lights

Osborne Spectacle of Dancing Lights<p>Disney World meets Clark Griswold with their Osborne Spectacle of Lights at Hollywood Studios. The Osborne …

Christmas Lights

Attending the Disney World Christmas Day Parade Taping with 2014 Dates

© Orlando Local Guide<p>When it comes to holiday parades, Thanksgiving Day may belong to Macy’s in New York City but Christmas day belongs to Disney …

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Festival of Trees 2014 in November Kicks off the Christmas Season in Orlando

© Orlando Museum of Art<p>Sometime between 672-754 AD, Christian lore states that St Boniface of Germany cut down a tree of Thor in order to disprove …

Festivals

Morse Museum Free Admission on Friday Nights and Christmas Eve in Winter Park during Christmas Holiday 2014

© Charles Hosmer Morse Foundation<p>Park Avenue is Winter Park’s main street with shops and restaurants that cater to the affluent citizens of Orlando …

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