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Celebrate New Year’s in the Orlando Parks

A new year is just around the corner which means it’s time to begin making plans to celebrate in style alongside family and friends. When you’re hoping to elevate the fun at every turn, be sure to make your way to sunny Orlando, Florida where you can enjoy celebrating New Year’s at the many thrilling theme parks! These inviting and exciting destinations are one-stop shops for incredible performances, entertainment, food, rides, festivities, and more. From the wonder of Disney magic this time of year to the cinematic marvels at Universal, there’s no shortage of options when it comes to customizing your New Year’s plans. The following options are a few well worth adding to your itinerary to celebrate New Year’s in the Orlando Parks.
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Celebrate New Year’s in the Orlando Parks

Many travelers who set their sights on an Orlando, Florida getaway find a long list of reasons to enjoy time at Universal Orlando during their stay with good reason. All year long, Universal Orlando has a way of captivating guests’ minds and imaginations whether they’re checking out The Wizarding World of Harry Potter or strolling along Universal City Walk and savoring the moment. Over New Year’s, guests will enjoy the added benefit of having all of the New Year’s festivities and fun on-site included in the cost of their general admission ticket! It’s a wonderful option if you’re traveling with a large family or a group of friends over the holidays. Over New Year’s, Universal Orlando is decked out in holiday style, and festive surprises are found around each and every corner. Those who are looking to infuse a little glamour into the experience can take part in the star-studded and glitzy New Year’s Eve party that will happen on December 31st. Fantastic food, entertainment, attractions, and live music will be yours for the enjoying as you work your way toward the midnight countdown which comes with a beautiful fireworks display. At Universal City Walk’s Hard Rock Live, guests can enjoy ringing in the New Year to some of their favorite classic album tunes!

Make It a Magical Disney World New Year’s Event

It’s no secret that the team over at Walt Disney World in Orlando is highly gifted when it comes to creating magical moments. While there are a variety of festivals and events to look forward to here year-round, New Year’s comes with its own set of thrills! Many of the parks stay open until midnight on New Year’s Eve so guests can linger, enjoy the rides, and watch a spectacular fireworks display too. Holiday surprises can be counted on during the day at Disney Parks including pop up character meet-and-greets, light displays, and performances too. Those who are spending the most time at Magic Kingdom will love the glowing holiday décor this time of year and won’t want to miss the “Fantasy in the Sky” fireworks. Cinderella’s Castle takes on a dazzling glow as well at midnight to delight the crowds and up until midnight, guests can enjoy New Year’s themed desserts that are served up in Tomorrowland Terrace. Over at Disney’s Hollywood Studios, the Santa Claus Merry Motorcade will be running along Hollywood Boulevard through December 31st, and you won’t want to miss seeing the Hollywood Tower Hotel lit up in New Year’s Eve style.

Get Creative at LEGOLAND

A brand-new year is the best time to let the imaginations of the little ones in your traveling crew run free! The very best place to do exactly that on New Year’s Eve in Orlando is at LEGOLAND Florida. The park will be putting on its annual Kids’ New Year’s Eve fireworks show once again this year which will showcase captivating colorful bricks bursting into life over the sky at Lake Eloise. The show happens at 8:00 pm instead of midnight to make sure kids are getting to bed at a good hour. Before the show, guests are invited to check out the Lego-building stations, themed food and fun beverages too!
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Spend Quality Time at SeaWorld Orlando

A New Year’s Eve enjoyed at SeaWorld Orlando is one you definitely don’t want to miss out on. Spend time with some truly inspiring marine creatures while adding rides, shows, and a fireworks display to your lineup as well. There’s plenty of food to enjoy on-site and staff will be roaming around to provide more insight into the park’s purpose and point you towards family-friendly activities available.

Book Your Orlando Adventure Today

There’s never been a better time to begin turning those New Year’s Orlando travel plans into a well-deserved reality. Reach out to the team at Magical Vacation Homes today to learn more about our many exciting and inviting property options available when you’re looking for a vacation rental that tops off your stay in impeccable style. We can’t wait to help you make more of every moment and look forward to seeing you in Orlando this New Year’s Eve!