It may be 80 degrees in Orlando but the holiday spirit can be felt all over town. If Christmas events in Orlando aren't your thing there is plenty of nightlife, sports and live music in Orlando to fill you with joy this week. We made a list full of things to do in Orlando this weekend for you to check out.
Thursday, December 7th
Light Up UCF at the CFE Arena is a family-friendly holiday event featuring carnival rides, games, music, ice skating and Santa. The event is open daily from Friday, November 11th - 2016 through Saturday, January 7th - 2017, including all major holidays.
Mix 105.1's All I Want for Christmas show at the House of Blues ft. Fitz and the Tantrums on Dec. 7th
Gaylord Palms Orlando will host a GUINNESS WORLD RECORDS Official Record Attempt for Most couples kissing under the mistletoe in one location! READ MORE: Gaylord Palms Orlando Plans To Break Record With Mistletoe Kiss Event
Friday, December 8th
Every Friday Chillers Cahoots Latitudes throws the ultimate Friday night party in Orlando. Happy Hour, Ladies Night, $3 Bud Light and 2-4-1 Pinnacle Vodka.
See The Kills Live in Orlando at the Beacham!
Orlando Magic vs. Denver Nuggets at the Amway Center in Orlando
Experience the sights and sounds of the season when visiting Downtown Orlando for the Holidays. Grab a blanket and join the Downtown Development Board and MIX 105.1 and watch ELF on the big screen outside in beautiful Lake Eola Park.
First Baptist Orlando presents "C is For Christmas," the 2017 presentation of the Singing Christmas Trees. Show up early to enjoy the live Nativity! READ MORE: Celebrate the holidays at Orlando's Singing Christmas Trees
Saturday, December 9th
We don't always have a Christmas themed block party, but when we do it's Dos XX-Mas! The most interesting block party is back Saturday, December 9th and you'll be partying with $4 Dos Equis. READ MORE: The Most Interesting Holiday Block Party In The World Is On Wall Street Plaza
Yup...it's that time again...SANTACON 2017 in Thornton Park District. SantaCon is celebrated all over the country and is simply a gathering of people dressed as Santa that go as a group from Restaurant and Bars celebrating the season.
Hosted by the Coal Kings Truck Club. All trucks welcome. Come help us support these great kids by donating an unwrapped toy for Toys for Tots at the Ace Cafe on Saturday.
Spend the day in Baldwin Park for holiday family fun filled with artists, music, vendors, food, lighted parade, and holiday cheer!
Cocktails & Carols is a holiday fundraiser benefiting Central Florida Vocal Arts & Second Harvest Food Bank. Inspire your holiday spirit at this FREE event!
Sunday, December 10th
A pop-classical spin on some of the most beautiful and traditional holiday favorites, such as Silent Night, Sleighride, all the way to Dolly Parton’s Hard Candy Christmas and everything in between! Experience a well-strung Christmas at The Abbey in the Thornton Park District this weekend.