Things to Do with the Family in Orlando
Orlando Family Events
Jingle Eve 2018
It’s the most wonderful time of the year… it’s Jingle Eve! Get ready for the BEST party of the year for more than 20 years running. North Orange Avenue will be lit up with holiday lights, live music, Christmas carolers, Santa and kids zone, and more.
Thanksgiving Buffet at Rosen Plaza
Don’t spend your Thanksgiving working in the kitchen—spend it enjoying the company of your friends and family at Rosen Plaza’s Thanksgiving buffet. We’ve come up with a fantastic holiday feast that’s sure to satisfy everyone.
Christmas Holiday Buffet at Rosen Plaza
at Rosen Plaza | Orlando
Celebrate the season with the most artfully crafted holiday buffet in Orlando. These dazzling feasts include favorites like traditional roast turkey and prime rib, fresh seafood including shrimp and oysters. And don’t forget the delectable desserts!
Light Up SoDo 2018
at SoDo District
Enjoy a day of FREE holiday fun in Orlando with the family at the Annual Light Up SoDo event on Sunday, December 2nd from 2-6 PM.
Elton John Concert Pre-Party on Church Street
at Church Street District
John us as we celebrate Elton John's Farewell Yellow Brick Road tour with a pre-concert party on Church Street.
Light Up UCF 2018
CENTRAL FLORIDA’S ULTIMATE WINTER WONDERLAND LIGHT UP UCF RETURNS FOR ITS ELEVENTH ANNUAL SEASON AT CFE ARENA ON NOVEMBER 16.
Longwood Fall Festival 2018
at Historic Downtown Longwood
The City of Longwood is excited to announce the “Longwood Fall Festival”! This year's event will be located in the beautiful downtown historic district in Longwood FL and span three days from November 16th through the 18th.
Orlando Balloon Glow at Blue Jacket Park
The Orlando Balloon Glow at Blue Jacket Park in Baldwin Park, will take place on November 16th to 18th 2018 and features hot air balloons, retail vendors, food trucks and Kid Zone family activities! Admission is free.
Historic OUC Holiday Lighting/Orlando Holiday Kickoff
at Ivanhoe Village
The Ivanhoe Village Main Street District will light its iconic “Happy Holidays” sign above the historic Ivanhoe Building, signaling the kickoff to the holiday season.
A Frozen Holiday Wish
at Walt Disney World Resort
"A Frozen Holiday Wish" show will take place daily on Cinderella Castle stage. Get swept up in the holiday spirit when Queen Elsa transforms Cinderella Castle.
UGLY HOLIDAY SWEATER DATE NIGHT
at Orlando Museum Of Art
Join us for a date night, all geared up in your finest, ugly holiday sweater - enjoying music while strolling through the Festival of Trees and the Museum’s exhibitions. Casual eats and drinks available for purchase in Pearson’s Festival Café.