Christmas in Orlando is in full swing and there are so many holiday events to choose from! The City Beautiful is bustling with holiday cheer and our weekly guide of things to do in Orlando is sure to keep your weekend merry and bright! Embark on a festive bar crawl through Downtown Orlando, enjoy some beautiful Christmas lights, or even check out a local holiday parade! Whatever your weekend has in store for you, be sure to enjoy some of these holiday events in Orlando while they are here! 

Orlando Nightlife

The 12 Bars of Christmas Pub Crawl

When: Friday, December 6th at 8:00 PM

Where: Hooch

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! Get dressed up in all your favorite holiday gear from Santa Hats to Ugly Sweaters to anything that helps spread that holiday cheer! 

Ugly Sweater Holiday Party

When: Saturday, December 7th at 8:00 PM

Where: The Alfond Inn

Bring out those Ugly Sweaters for a fun night of dancing, drinks, sponsors, and prizes at The Alfond Inn! This event will be so much fun and we can't wait to see all of your ugly sweaters! 

3rd Annual Ugly Sweater Crawl: Orlando

When: Saturday, December 7th at 4:00 PM

Where: 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!

Family-Friendly Events in Orlando 

Winter on the Avenue

When: Friday, December 6th at 5:00 PM

Where: 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.

Light Up Baldwin Park

When: Friday, December 6th at 5:30 PM

Where: Baldwin Park Events

Come celebrate with Baldwin Park for the annual Light up Baldwin Park event in conjunction with the Baldwin Park First Friday Festival. The event is free to attend and will feature live music, artist and vendor booths, Santa photos, food trucks, and local businesses! 

Winter Garden Christmas Parade 2019

When: Saturday, December 7th at 1:00 PM

Where: Historic Winter Garden, Florida

Come celebrate the holiday in Downtown Winter Garden as the streets fill with amazingly creative decorated Christmas Floats! Bring a lawn chair or blanket and head to your favorite spot to watch the parade and bring in holiday cheer!

Concerts in Orlando

Alliance Presents: NGHTMRE's The Portal Tour

When: Friday, December 6th at 9:00 PM

Where: Central Florida Fairgrounds

Nghtmre is embarking on The Portal Tour and is making a stop in Orlando this Friday night for an epic warehouse party with special guest SAYMYNAME. Tickets are on sale now!

Madeon at The Plaza Live

When: Saturday, December 7th at 9:00 PM

Where: The Plaza LIVE

Madeon is a French DJ, record producer, singer, and songwriter who is best known for his hit songs "Be Fine" and "Good Faith". He will be performing live this Saturday night at the Plaza Live and tickets are on sale now! 

Jimmy Buffet At The Amway Center Orlando

When: Saturday, December 7th at 8:00 PM

Where: Amway Center

Get your tickets to see the one and only Jimmy Buffet at the Amway Center Orlando on Saturday, December 7th.

More Events in Orlando

Holiday Boutique Crawl

When: Thursday, December 5th at 5:00 PM

Where: Historic Winter Garden, Florida

Join us in the festive winter wonderland of downtown Winter Garden for the first-ever Holiday Boutique Crawl! Enjoy sips & snacks at 9 local boutiques along with some great deals & steals, all evening.

The 2019 Orlando Renaissance Festival

When: Friday, December 6th at 10:00 AM

Where: Bill Frederick Park

Greetings gentles, and bid thee welcome to the 2019 Orlando Renaissance Festival's Event! Join us on Friday, December 6th for Pass to the Past, our festival-wide program focusing on education and enrichment. 

Jingle Jam 2019 in Downtown Sanford

When: Saturday, December 7th at 4:00 PM

Where: Historic Downtown Sanford

Join the fun 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. Featuring five stages of live music, food trucks, carnival games, holiday artisanal vendors, a magic show, live wrestling, and a giant snow globe!

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