Christmas in Orlando, Florida 2020 is celebrated through family activities and Christmas weekend events. Christmas is not just about shopping for the holidays, but its also about doing things with friends & family. There are many things to do for Christmas in Orlando Florida. Check out the events directory to find out whats going on in Orlando for the holiday season.
Things to Do for Christmas in Orlando 2020
Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
at Universal Studios | Orlando
Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter
Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party 2019
at Walt Disney's Magic Kingdom
Join family, friends and Mickey too for an oh-so-jolly holiday celebration in Orlando!
Christmas At Universal Studios Orlando
at Universal Orlando Resort
Put a little mischief in your merry when Universal Orlando™ unwraps a resort-wide celebration that will elevate your Christmas in Orlando.
Disney Springs Christmas Tree Trail
at Disney Springs
Get in the yuletide spirit as you explore a winter wonderland where snow falls and holiday tunes fill the air. Make your way through a winding path lined with beautifully decorated trees inspired by some of your Disney favorites!
Jingle Bell, Jingle BAM! at Hollywood Studios
at Disney's | Hollywood Studios
Delight in a Flurry of Fun at Disney's Hollywood Studios, including this Santa-sized spectacular jam-packed with holiday music, fireworks, special effects and dazzling state-of-the-art projections—held nightly beginning November 9, 2019.
Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party
at Walt Disney's Magic Kingdom
Do you still believe in holiday magic? Here, the season is alive and wishes still come true during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party at Magic Kingdom Park! Don’t miss Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks, all-new fireworks show.
Minnie's Christmastime Fireworks Show
at Disney World
This holiday season, the skies above Magic Kingdom Park will sparkle to life like never before during Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party with the debut of an all-new fireworks show that can be enjoyed across the park!
A Christmas Carol: A Ghost Story of Christmas
at Garden Theatre
This spirited version of A Christmas Carol puts the ghostly qualities of Charles Dickens’ classic tale center stage. A swirling chorus of ghosts weave through this uplifting holiday story of redemption, magic, and hope as the greedy Scrooge learns the err
at Crayola Experience Orlando
Crayola Experience presents its NEW holiday event, Colorful Christmas! From November 23 – January 5, experience Christmas Crayola-style!
Christmas at Gaylord Palms, featuring ICE!
at Gaylord Palms Resort & Convention Center
Christmas at Gaylord Palms invites your family and friends to make new memories with those you love! Join us to celebrate holiday traditions, both old and new! Don't miss visiting our nine-degree attraction ICE! for a rare winter's chill in Central Florida. ICE! feature
Christmas at SeaWorld
at SeaWorld | Orlando
SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration is where holiday memories are made, with festive shopping, delicious food, and stunning live shows inspired by the natural world. The celebration brings the season to the sea on select nights, Nov. 17 - Dec. 31st.
Sanford Jazz Ensemble Christmas Concert
at Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center
The Sanford Jazz Ensemble is a volunteer community orchestra made up of a diverse group of excellent musicians, dedicated to the preservation of the Big Band Jazz Tradition. The band’s extensive repertoire covers a wide range of material from the classic swing era to th
30 Days of Christmas in Downtown Orlando
at Church Street District
In partnership with the Downtown Development Board, Church Street Marketplace a ShopCore Property, Orlando Weekly and the Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando, Church Street District will illuminate and entertain downtown visitors this holiday season. Residents and visitors wil
Tree Lighting, Food Trucks, and Santa
at Oviedo Amphitheatre & Cultral Center
The community is invited to join us for the Tree Lighting, Food Trucks, and Santa at Center Lake Park on Thursday, December 5th, from 5-9 PM. This is a free, family-friendly event! Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Enjoy Food Trucks, Liv
Prospanica Ugly Sweater Holiday Mixer
Come and join us for our Ugly Sweater Holiday Mixer at Shine Orlando on December 5th.
Santa's Sip & Shop
at Oviedo Mall
The popular Sip & Shop returns to Oviedo Mall with a holiday flair! Enjoy Wine & Food stroll, store discounts, holiday entertainment, giveaways and more!
Live Nativity and Southern Santa
at WoodStock Stables
Non-denominational holiday event depicting Jesus' birth and the visit from the 3 Kings of the Orient with live animals and live actors. Also included is "Southern Santa" who will be onsite to speak with the children about their Christmas gift wishes.
Winter on the Avenue
at Winter Park Central Park
Join in the tradition of Winter Park holiday festivities as Park Avenue is transformed into a winter wonderland, complete with a tree lighting, carolers, and a visit from Santa.
Holiday in the Park Lake Mary 2019
at Central Park at Lake Mary City Hall
The annual Holiday in the Park Presented by Advent Health Centra Care lights up downtown Lake Mary with a beautiful holiday tree lighting, thousands of twinkling lights, a dancing light show, "Snow Zone" in Central Park & a visit from Santa & Mrs. Claus!
St. Luke's UMC presents: Free Christmas Movie Night
at St. Luke's United Methodist Church
Celebrate the Birth of Jesus at St. Luke's at our Free Family Christmas Movie Night on Friday, December 6 at 6:00 p.m. in Founder’s Hall.
Sock It to Cancer
at Rosen Shingle Creek
At the Sock It to Cancer fundraiser, guests use new holiday socks to vote for their favorite non-profit Christmas tree, while enjoying special treats and a signature drink. Proceeds benefit The Adam Michael Rosen Foundation’s fight against brain cancer.
2019 Tree Lighting Celebration
at Lake Eola Park
Save the date for @[124371529162:274:Orlando Mayor Buddy Dyer]’s annual Tree Lighting Celebration at @[298830013464029:274:Lake Eola Park]. This free event features a ceremonial first lighting of Lake Eola Park’s 72-foot Christmas tree, live music and performances, vend
A Christmas Story, The Musical
at Theater West End
"YOU'LL SHOOT YOUR EYE OUT!" From the songwriting team behind the smash-hit Tony Award-winning musical Dear Evan Hansen and the Academy Award-winning film La La Land, A CHRISTMAS STORY, THE MUSICAL, brings the classic 1983 movie to hilarious life on stage! Followi
KUA Movie in the Park
at Kissimmee Lakefront Park
Kissimmee Utility Authority will continue its 2019-20 Movie in the Park series on Friday, December 6, 2019 at Kissimmee Lakefront Park. The event will feature free admission, free popcorn, trivia contests, prize giveaways and the showing of the Christmas comedy film
The 12 Bars of Christmas Pub Crawl(Orlando)
BEWARE: Don’t get Scrooged by imitators from out of town. Orlando Pub Crawl is the only locally based pub crawl company and the only pub crawl to offer 4 free drinks(and premium ones at that) along with jolly great specials at a much lower price.
Jingle Bell Run - Orlando
at Lake Baldwin Park
Join us for a fun, festive, family-friendly event! Come meet others affected by arthritis & support the Arthritis Foundation. Official Jingle Bell Run t-shirt, finisher medal, jingle bells, access to all activities & post-race party for all participants!
Ye Olde Hometown Christmas Parade
at City of Winter Park
Hosted by the Winter Park Chamber of Commerce, the 67th Annual Winter Park “Ye Olde Hometown” Christmas Parade is Central Florida’s longest-running Christmas Parade.
FTC Christmas Winter Festival
at Florida Technical College
Enjoy time with the community while also having the opportunity to take a photo with Santa and much more at our Winter Festival! Bring Your Family & Friends
Winter Festival In Kissimmee
at Plaza Del Sol
Enjoy time with the community while also having the opportunity to take a photo with Santa and much more at our Winter Festival! Bring Your Family & Friends - Breakfast with Santa 10:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. -There will be program presentations available! - Raffles:
The Grove's Winter Wonderland
at The Grove Orlando
It's a Winter Wonderland on Saturday, December 7, 2019 from 11am-2pm. Join us in The Grove's piazza which will transform into a winter wonderland with none other than Santa and Mrs. Claus!
Winter Garden Christmas Parade 2019
at Historic Winter Garden, Florida
Come celebrate with us in Downtown Winter Garden as the streets fill with amazingly creative decorated Christmas Floats!!
Wild Winter Wonderland
at Back To Nature Wildlife Refuge
Take your photo with Santa Claus & The Grinch (located inside Santa’s Enchanted Forest)
Santa Claus is coming to Lake Nona!
Celebrate the season with an afternoon full of holiday cheer!
at Avalon Park
This free community event is open to the public and will begin at 3 pm with east Orlando’s premier holiday parade and wrap up at 9 p.m. with a fireworks show. The day will feature community performances, pictures with Santa, bounce park, real snow & more!
City of Longwood Christmas Parade
at City of Longwood, FL
The City of Longwood will host the 6th annual Christmas Parade through Longwood by way of Ronald Reagan Blvd., north of SR 434. The parade will feature stunning cars, seasonal characters, bands and much more. The parade will kick off at 3:00pm on Saturday
3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Crawl: Orlando
at Sideshow | Wall Street
The 3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Bar Crawl is here and we want the city of Orlando to join in on the fun. Get that Goodwill sweater, find those tacky holiday pants, and get ready to jingle bell ROCK!
Jingle Jam 2019 in Beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford
at Historic Downtown Sanford
Join us in beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford for the 3rd Annual Jingle Jam Community Holiday Party! Jingle Jam in Sanford has become one of the largest family events in downtown and draws thousands from all over Central Florida!
Light Up The Holidays Altamonte Springs
at Cranes Roost Park
The City of Altamonte Springs, Duke Energy and Magic 107.7 FM celebrate the tradition of lighting up Cranes Roost Park with live music, entertainment, fireworks, train rides, along with Santa and Mrs. Claus.
Jingle Jolly Jog 5K
at City of Winter Garden
Kick off the holiday season with our Annual Jingle Jolly Jog 5k(6pm) and Kids Fun Run(5pm). Come run with us among the Christmas lights in the beautiful community of Oakland Park in Winter Garden.
Holiday Tree Lighting at the Lawton House
at Oviedo Historical Society
Join us for this over 20-year Oviedo community tradition. Partin Elementary’s Star Shine Chorus will entertain us this year as we await Santa Claus who will arrive with the help of the Oviedo Fire Department. Hot dogs, cookies and drinks will be served. Santa will be
Ugly Sweater Holiday Party
at The Alfond Inn
Saturday, December 7th | 7 pm – 11 pm | The Alfond Inn Lounge Bring out those Ugly Sweaters for a fun night of dancing Drink sponsors and prizes announced soon. This will be fun - We can't wait to see your ugly sweaters!