This Orlando attraction is as close as you'll get to a winter wonderland in Florida. It features two million pounds of hand-carved ice sculptures by artists brought in from China and 40 tons of real snow creating a North Pole Carnival attraction with a Frosty the Snowman theme that families can …
Price: $23.99-$29.99, $20.99-$28.99 seniors, $9.99-$16.99 ages 4-12, 3 and younger free.
Watch zoo primates open specially wrapped presents given them by zoo staff. The presents contain enrichment items: dried cereal, peanuts, fruit, peanut butter, children books, stuffed animals, blankets, and clothing. Included with daily admission.
Stroll through the gardens with laser lights, flora and fauna displays, decorated trees, a seven-foot high gingerbread house with more than 600 lights, 30-foot white swan and a tropical parrot have been added to the array of twinkling lights lining the pathways, with entertainment and a visit fr …
Price: $2, 12 and younger free.
The park is transformed into a nighttime holiday wonderland with 80 miles of lights, real snow to play in, special food and treats, a life-sized nativity in topiary, Santa's house, train ride and special musical performances.
Price: $40, $25 pass holders, $10 children (single admission); $89, $29 children (unlimited admissions).
Winter Wonderland is a complete Christmas village with tens of thousands of sparkling lights, 100 trees, live entertainment, visits with Santa, cookie decorating with Mrs. Claus, pony rides, train rides, a petting zoo, a bounce house, slide and a hot chocolate shop. Benefits Nourish to Flourish.
Price: Free admission, fee for some activities (donations appreciated).
Kids get that wish list ready. Santa and his sleigh will be appearing on select nights in St. Petersburg for visits with area children. Come early and stick around for "glice" skating on a simulated ice rink.
Price: Free; $5 skating.
Drive your vehicle through a light and sound show including more than 750 larger-than-life lighted scenes, tunnels and dancing lights. Open at dusk daily through Dec. 29.
Price: $15 Mon.-Thur, $20 Fri.-Sun. per car load.
The zoo closes at 5 p.m. and reopens at 6:30 for the annual evening winter festival on select nights with live reindeer, an ice slide, a million twinkling lights, rides, games and holiday treats. New this year, stroll the Treats & Treasures Hometown Village, an array of shops with anima …
Price: $14, $11 ages 3-11, 2 and younger free.
The Nickelodeon hotel transforms into a holiday wonderland for resort guests to enjoy thousands of twinkling lights, fire side s'mores and hot chocolate, music, snow on the pool deck, photos with Santa, characters in holiday dress, a two story slide and a heated splash zone.
Price: Room reservations required.
Cast members take months to get ready for one special guest to throw the giant switch on the seasonal display. Features millions of glittering lights perfectly synchronized to holiday music that decorate the New York street scene of Disney's Hollywood Studios. Included with daily general admissi …
Experience an old-fashioned Christmas as you stroll the former 1891 Tampa Bay Hotel, with its Grand Hallway, 14 exhibit rooms and other areas decorated in Victorian splendor, with costumed characters and the "Toys Then and Now" exhibit. Enjoy spiced cider and cookies and listen to caro …
Price: $13, $11 seniors, $7 youths 4-18; Discount Days: $9, $8 seniors, $5 youth 4-18 (Dec. 2-3 and 9-10 only).
The planetarium's 32-minute holiday show features festive classics from Frank Sinatra and Chuck Berry to Burl Ives and Brenda Lee, with a multi-media finale by the Trans Siberian Orchestra. It's all enhanced with thematic animation, special effects and all-dome scenery. Included with museum admi …
Epcot's World Showcase comes alive during the holidays with the grand Candlelight Processional. A giant tree shaped choir of cast members is joined by select choirs and celebrity guest readers nightly through Dec. 30. Included with daily admission.A dozen celebrities, ranging from contemporary C …
The City of Seminole's holiday festival with a tree lighting ceremony, a performance by Connect 2 Christ Choir, holiday entertainers, hayrides, the arrival of Santa Claus, bounce houses, crafts and a 20-ton snow mountain.
The Florida Botanical Gardens presents the Holiday Lights in the Gardens every evening. In addition to laser lights, flora and fauna displays, and decorated trees, a seven-foot gingerbread house with more than 600 lights, a 30-foot tall white swan and a five-foot tropical parrot have been added …
All Aboard for an express trip to visit Santa Claus at the North Pole. Passengers can sing with carolers throughout the journey. Santa greets every child upon arrival at the North Pole and presents them with a special gift.
A full scale, live nativity scene with a bonfire, visits with Santa, hay ride, marshmallow roast, interactive animal area and a wreath decorating contest for cash prizes. Benefits Incarnation Catholic School Science Department and agricultural projects.
Price: $10 children, $6 adults.