The winter holiday season is usually full of holiday events in Central Florida celebrating Christmas and more, and the 2022 holiday season has so many options.
To save you the trouble of finding them all, I’ve picked out the best holiday events and attractions, and listed them with details on how to enjoy them.
From ongoing events to limited time events, here are my picks for holiday events to enjoy this season:
The Tuesday following Black Friday is designated as Giving Tuesday, which is a movement that encourages people to help others through donations of money and time.
Thousands of organizations in the state have signed up to participate, including the Orlando and Central Florida area. And the need is even greater with the pandemic and subsequent job losses this year.
Even $1-$5 will help, when multiplied by others giving, and some donations will be matched when made today.
If you don’t have a specific cause in mind, may we suggest the following organizations we feel do a lot of good in Central Florida:
“Dazzling Nights” will turn Orlando’s Harry P. Leu Gardens into a magical wonderland once again from November 25, 2022 – January 1, 2023.
If you’ve been thinking of gifting an annual pass to a local theme park or attraction to a loved one (or yourself), a staycation at a hotel/resort, or giving other local gifts like restaurant certificates, here are some great 2020 Black Friday and Cyber Monday deals you should be aware of.
Some deals run the entire weekend, some for one day only. They are marked when each deal is valid for purchase. And for more information on a deal, or to purchase, click the red link for each offer.
In 2020, Black Friday is November 25; Small Business Saturday is November 26; and Cyber Monday is November 28.
FusionFest, the area’s leading free cultural diversity festival, returns this Saturday and Sunday to downtown Orlando at it’s new location at Seneff Arts Plaza at the Dr. Phillips Center.
One of the best part of the holidays is driving around and seeing all the lights and decorations, and a new attraction, Christmas Nights in Lights, taps into that beloved tradition with a drive-through experience in the back parking lot of Dezerland Action Park.
Read on for our review, more photos, and a discount code on tickets!
Thanksgiving is almost upon us, here are our picks for enjoying your Thanksgiving dinner out on the town.
All prices do not include tax or gratuity unless specified. Due to limited seating, reservations are also recommended for in-person dining.
SeaWorld Orlando kicked off this week’s International Association of Amusement Parks and Attractions Expo (IAAPA) in Orlando with a first look at the ride vehicle for its upcoming “Pipeline: The Surf Coaster.”
The 2022 Festival of Trees is now running at the Orlando Museum of Art through November 20, and it’s a great way to get into the holiday season.
Veterans Day is this Friday, November 11, and many Central Florida businesses are honoring former and current service members with events, deals, and specials.
Here are the deals specifically for veterans, U.S. Armed Forces members and military families, along with city-wide events to honor them: