The most wonderful time of the year is in full force in Orlando. Visitors can begin to celebrate the season with twinkling lights, holiday shows, parades and much more. Here’s what’s new in November in Orlando:
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Epcot International Food & Wine Festival – There are just a few days left to indulge in the Epcot International Food & Wine Festival. Enjoy tapas-sized food and drink, parties, food and beverage pairings, and the always fun Eat to the Beat Concert Series. The remaining concerts include Joey Fatone and Friends, featuring Chris Kirkpatrick and Ryan Cabrera November 12 through 14, BBMak November 15 through 16, Spanish Harlem Orchestra November 17 through 18 and Capella November 19.
Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party – It’s here! Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party invites you to a magical holiday gathering full of Disney characters, holiday treats, attractions and much more. This year’s entertainment includes a few new shows like Mickey’s Most Merriest Celebration and Minnie’s Wonderful Christmastime Fireworks Show. Don’t miss returning favorites like A Frozen Holiday Wish, Once Upon a Christmastime Parade, and Club Tinsel. Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party runs select nights through December 22.
Epcot International Festival of the Holidays - The international yuletide extravaganza, Epcot International Festival of the Holidays returns November 29. Travel around the world and learn about the many different holiday traditions of 11 World Showcase nations. Each country will offer sights, sounds and flavors of the season. There will also be seasonal food and beverages at Holiday Kitchens, the popular Candlelight Processional, JOYFUL! A Celebration of the Season and more. Epcot International Festival of the Holidays brightens up the season through December 30.
SeaWorld’s Christmas Celebration - Beginning November 23, SeaWorld Orlando will transform into a winter wonderland during the park’s annual Christmas Celebration. Guests can enjoy such festive fun with award-winning entertainment including the all-new Sesame Street Christmas Parade and the seasonal shows O’Wondrous Night and Winter Wonderland on Ice. You can also watch a beautiful light show, meet Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer and Santa himself.
Praise Wave - Saturdays from now through November 16 enjoy live music from some of Christian music’s biggest names during SeaWorld Orlando’s popular Praise Wave Music Festival. Included with park admission, the event features Christian fellowship, thrill rides, and animal attractions. Performances take place in the park’s Nautilus Theater at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m. Don’t miss Natalie Grant on November 16.
Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort - From horror to happy, Universal Orlando welcomes back Holidays at the park this month. Beginning Nov. 16 put a little mischief in your merry with a resort-wide celebration. Experience Christmas in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter, watch the live retelling of Dr. Seuss’s The Grinch, and much more this holiday season.
Holidays at LEGOLAND - Build your holiday season with fun at LEGOLAND Florida. This year’s Holidays feature everything you need for a memorable holiday including seasonal shows, special treats, twinkling lights and more. A highlight of the event is the 30-foot LEGO Christmas Tree Spectacular with interactive lights, music and snow. The event is included in general park admission so don’t miss it.
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