Holiday Festivities in Central Florida
Get the Most Out of December's Holiday Festivities in Central Florida!
With half the month of December left ahead of us, there's still time to soak up the holiday spirit and create lasting memories. From dazzling light shows and high-tech drone spectacles to charming holiday markets and whimsical train rides, Central Florida offers festive fun to locals and visitors alike!
2023 Holiday Drone Show
Lake Eola Park, 512 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL 32801
On December 23, 2023, at 8:00 PM, don't miss the one-night-only high-tech holiday drone light show. Synchronized drones will paint the night sky with holiday-themed designs, creating a breathtaking spectacle that promises to be the talk of the town.
Explore the Merry Market at Eola!
Eastside of Lake Eola Park, 512 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL 32801
Support local businesses and find the perfect holiday gifts at the Merry Market, open every weekend in December. From Friday, December 1, to Saturday, December 23, discover unique products from local vendors, adding a personal touch to your gift-giving this season.
Holiday Light Show and Art Installation
Liminary Green Park: 437 North Terry Avenue, Orlando, FL 32801
Step into the heart of Downtown Orlando and bask in the brilliance of the holiday light stroll stretching from Lake Eola through the Central Business District. Luminary Green Park becomes a beacon of holiday joy with a 20-minute light show at the Orlando sign and enchanting installations, including the mesmerizing art installation, Loop. Whether you're captivated by Loop or immersed in the holiday light show, Luminary Green Park is a must-visit destination this season.
Holiday Train at Lake Eola
North East Lawn: Lake Eola Park, 512 East Washington
Starting December 2 and running until December 23, the Holiday Train at Lake Eola Park offers a whimsical journey on the North East Lawn. Operating on Friday, Saturday, and Sunday evenings from 5:30 PM to 9:30 PM, it's a delightful way for families to embrace the holiday spirit.
Last Minute Holiday Gift Market
Thornton Park District, 707 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL 32801
Take care of your last-minute holiday shopping with Thornton Park Main Street District’s Holiday Gift Market with local vendors, festive crafts, seasonal foods, drinks and entertainment. Wednesday, December 20, 2023 | 06:00 PM
So mark your calendars, and make the most of the remaining half of December's holiday festivities in Central Florida! Celebrate the season as you create cherished memories and embrace the joy of community in the heart of the Sunshine State. See you there!