Can you believe it’s already time to start your holiday planning? At CLC Regal Oaks Resort, we are holiday enthusiasts who look for every reason to celebrate the season. And when you stay at one of our luxurious townhomes, you’ll definitely feel the difference when celebrating the holidays with family and friends at our Orlando resort. No more stale hotel rooms, bah humbug! Decorate your own space here in your holiday style, and let’s get merry! Need some other ideas to celebrate the holiday in Orlando in 2021? We’ve got you covered. Lake Eola Tried and true, Lake Eola in downtown Orlando is always on our holiday to-do list. Grab the family and take a leisurely stroll around the heart of downtown, taking in the Christmas music gently piping in around the centerpiece of the beautiful lake. The city does a wonderful job in decorating, and you’ll enjoy walking through the many light displays complete with a lighted fountain experience. Lake Eola also features some fantastic holiday selfie spots with festive backdrops along the way. Bonus points for FREE. Trans-Siberian Orchestra Christmas Eve Take in a show at the Amway Center with multi-platinum progressive rock group the Trans-Siberian Orchestra! The group is coming to Orlando with one day only of its much-anticipated Winter Tour. Take part in a night of music and celebration at the 25th anniversary of the TSO’s hit album “Christmas Eve and Other Stories.” It’s a mind blowing treat for the senses, and you can grab tickets now for the goosebump-inducing performance on Dec.18. Home for the Holidays Festival Park Pop a squat at Orlando’s Festival Park and enjoy a caroltastic event with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, The Holiday Singers and surprise guests as you revel in your Christmas favorites. At just $10, this one is affordable for just about anyone. We kinda love Christmas in the outdoors! Disney Very Merriest After Hours While Disney’s 50th Anniversary celebration is stealing the spotlight from Christmas a bit this year, you can still get a taste of the Disney holiday tradition at Disney Very Merriest After Hours, a new event this year that features character interactions, themed fireworks, seasonal treats and much more. Take in the light show on Cinderella’s Castle, explore jolly trimmings throughout Main Street and munch on holiday-themed food and drinks. Disney simply never disappoints. Epcot International Festival of the Holidays Epcot’s International Festival of the Holidays runs all December long. Featuring a Yuletide Processional accompanied by a 50-piece orchestra and choir, there are a range of family-friendly holiday experiences to choose from. Holiday cookie stroll, anyone? Don’t mind if we do. And since it’s Epcot, you can expect an international flavor in food, drink and celebration that is sure to delight! Universal Orlando Resort Touted as the “biggest, loudest, awesomest holiday celebration of the season,” Universal Orlando is not scared to take the crown this year. Featuring a holiday parade with characters including the Minions as well as Shrek and Madagascar characters, seasonal shows in the Wizarding World of Harry Potter, the Grinchmas musical, there are a variety of fun ways to celebrate the holidays at Universal Orlando. If you’re lucky, you can even grab tickets to a two-night cabaret show of “Christmas with the Countess” starring Real Housewives of New York City’s Luann de Lesseps! Dazzling Nights at Leu Gardens Our outdoor holiday celebration continues with an extravaganza for the senses. Take a relaxing stroll through music, lights and interactive experiences that transform this beautiful botanical garden into a winter wonderland. It’s definitely a wow factor with an awesome light maze, nearly 200 moroccan lanterns and lush, fragrant gardens along your pathway. Ahhh! Night of a Million Lights This is a special and heartwarming experience you don’t want to miss. Give Kids the World Village, a vacation resort for critically ill children, tranforms into a holiday masterpiece like no other featuring 3 million lights! Named “Number One Thing To Do in December in Orlando” by USA Today, this year’s event includes a dancing light show, storybook Village tram ride, holiday marketplace and naturally, a visit from Santa himself. Enjoy it all month long! Now Snowing in Celebration Central Florida’s premiere snowing event is an unexpected tradition for visitors during the Christmas season. Enjoy a variety of shows, street performers, carolers, a light show and even ice skating. Of course, the main event is a Florida snowfall each evening on the hour from 6-9 p.m. Celebrating the holidays in Orlando is a breeze when you stay with CLC Regal Oaks Resort! Book your stay today and enjoy a Christmas welcome from all of us to ring in the holidays with cheer and good tidings for all.