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Explore All of the Ways to Celebrate Christmas in the Parks in Orlando

Before you know it, Christmas will be here which makes right now the very best time to put holiday plans into action. When you’re fortunate enough to be heading to Orlando, Florida over the holidays, you’ll find that parks are packed with incredible options for entertainment, festive décor, performances, and more. In Orlando, Christmas magic is always within reach for locals and visitors alike. There’s never been a better time to make your way in this direction in the name of holiday fun and the following are just a few of the many ways you can celebrate Christmas in Orlando during your stay!
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party Orlando

Head Over to Hollywood Studios for the Jollywood Nights Holiday Party

For travelers to Orlando who are excited to spend time at Disney’s Hollywood Studios during their holiday stay, you’ll find you’re in just the right place to make the most of the fun at the Jollywood Nights Holiday Party. The Jollywood Nights Holiday Party is an event designed to include live music, glittering attire, a sensational variety show complete with yuletide fun, lights, and illumination. The theme is glitzy and glamorous making every moment that much more memorable.

Stop by Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

Your time at Disney’s Magic Kingdom over the holidays simply wouldn’t be complete without experiencing Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party while you’re here! Each year, this is one of the park’s most highly anticipated and beloved events. If you’re looking to participate in the festive fun, you’ll need to be sure to book your specialized ticket in advance which is separate from general park admission to Magic Kingdom. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party is packed with incredible food, beverages, customized merchandise, and costumed characters too. A highlight of the event is bound to be Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks show set to holiday tunes that invited guests to embrace the spirit of the season.

Spend Holiday Time at SeaWorld Orlando

Orlando-bound visitors over Christmas who are looking for a theme park to enjoy where holiday fun abounds will find it waiting for them at SeaWorld Orlando. O Wondrous Night is set to return in 2023 much to the delight of locals and visitors alike! This one-of-a-kind event tells holiday stories through life-sized puppets, animals, and Christmas carols too. SeaWorld Orlando will also host Holiday Reflections: Fireworks Finale during the Christmas season in 2023. This is an illuminating spectacle of color and lights paired with holiday musical favorites that are certainly designed to impress and inspire. SeaWorld Orlando holiday travelers can also enjoy Elmo’s Christmas Wish Show during their visit which invites young guests to spend time with Elmo, Rosa, Zoe, Grover, and Cookie Monster. There’s a ton of dancing and singing involved as well as great holiday décor to admire across the Seaport Theater. The Sesame Street Christmas Parade will also be on at SeaWorld Orlando this year complete with floats, costumed characters, dance performances, and a great selection of music.

Enjoy Every Moment at Universal Studios

Film fanatics searching for some serious holiday flair will find it at Universal Studios Orlando this Christmas. The magic is alive and well during the holidays as Hogsmeade Christmas celebrations get underway at the Wizarding World of Harry Potter. There’s just as much to enjoy at Grinchmas when a stroll through Whoville sounds like just the ticket. Count on enjoying access to incredible themed fare, decorations, shows and holiday movie scenes too. There is an array of fun photo opportunities throughout the park specifically for the holidays, and the nighttime holiday projections on Hogwarts Castle, as well as the Holiday Frog Choir performance, are not to be missed.

Book Your Holiday Getaway for Christmas in Orlando

Orlando is always an amazing place for travelers to spend the holidays and when you’re looking for just the right vacation rental to top your getaway off in style, the team at Magical Vacation Homes has you covered! Be sure to reach out today to learn more about our amazing selection of inviting and exciting property options available that keep you close to the holiday fun while enjoying world-class amenities and features as well. While we take care of the details, you can focus on the well-deserved holiday adventure ahead. We can’t wait to welcome you for Christmas in Orlando!