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It’s Christmas in Orlando and there’s still plenty of sparkles and fun to be had for all the family. The major theme parks are sprinkled with magic and holiday cheer, and there’s so much to see beyond the parks too. And not only that, the weather in December in Orlando is just about perfect. While many parts of the nation are in the cold or snow, we’re basking in sunshine. It’s a magical time to visit Orlando! Read below for things to do:



The Mall at Millenia Santa Photos – December 1 – 24

The Magic of Santa is Back! Celebrate the holiday season with Mall at Millenia once again as they present a classic Santa Photo Experience. Make new holiday memories and share moments with Santa.

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Night of a Million Lights – December 1- January 12

Night of a Million Lights is a holiday light spectacular at Give Kids The World Village. Stroll among over 3 million dazzling lights, ride festively adorned accessible attractions and enjoy complimentary holiday treats in this wonderfully whimsical village. And it’s all in the name of an amazing cause.



Christmas in Color- December 1 – January 2

Christmas in Color takes traditional Christmas light viewing to a whole new level. Guests are immersed in LED tunnels and surrounded by dancing lights sharply synchronized to music as they wind through enchanting light displays fully animated and in sync to your favorite holiday music. Features include whimsical holiday and winter elements like Christmas trees, candy canes, and snowmen, as well as immersive light tunnels, RGB pixel light fields, and leaping





Gatorland’s Holiday Ho Ho Ho-Down 2021 – December 4 – 19

Come on out and enjoy Gatorland’s holiday festivities, at Gatorland’s Holiday Ho, Ho, Ho-Down! Family Friendly Fun featuring holiday displays with interactive characters including Gator Claus, his merry elves, and the Krampus Croc! Enjoy live music, and festive food items for purchase. And be sure to visit the Craft vendors and award-winning Gatorland gift shop to find that perfect holiday gift for anyone on your list!





EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays – December 1 – January 2

During EPCOT® International Festival of the Holidays presented by AdventHealth, you’ll be surrounded by the wondrous sights, sounds and flavors of the season. Savor treasured recipes from around the globe at Holiday Kitchens throughout the park … and embark on a sweet Holiday Cookie Stroll while you’re at it.




Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort – December 1 – January 2

Anyone can “Ho-ho-ho” and “Fa-la-la” for the holidays. But if you want to scream, laugh and shout your jingle bells off, you’ve got to awesome up your holiday at Universal Orlando Resort. Join the celebration of Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ as Hogwarts™ castle lights up for the holidays and festive décor brightens up the streets of Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™. Enjoy a hot Butterbeer™ while both the Frog Choir and Celestina Warbeck and the Banshees put a holiday spin on their performances. Larger-than-life balloons will float through the streets of Universal Studios in Universal’s Holiday Parade featuring Macy’s, along with appearances by the Minions from Despicable Me and some of your favorite characters from the Shrek and Madagascar films. Get together with the resident Whos in Universal’s Islands of Adventure, where you can enjoy the music and fun of The Grinchmas™ Who-liday Spectacular starring The Grinch™.


We hope this list inspired your vacation planning. CLC Regal Oaks is your perfect home base for all the holiday happenings in Orlando. We hope to see you here soon!