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Thursday 12/18/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

10:15am til
12:15pm
Thursday 12/18/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Thursday 12/18/14

Orlando Public Library, Club Central

Are you an anime and manga fan?  If so, join us to interact with other teens who love Japanese entertainment.  Chat about your favorite manga and watch anime while meeting new friends!  The club meets the third Thursday of every month.

 

6:00pm til
7:00pm
Friday 12/19/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Friday 12/19/14

Café Osceola at Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd.

Join us for dinner then gift wrapping with Santa and his elf! Dinner comes with one gift that children will wrap. Our wrapping station is stocked with paper, tape, ribbon and all the other things needed to wrap each present in beautiful fashion. Adult supervision is required. One gift is included with purchase of each child or adult dinner buffet. (407) 996-4470 / www.rosenshinglecreek.com/holidays

5:30pm til
8:00pm
Friday 12/19/14

Garden Theatre

The annual Citrus Village Christmas show is in a slump. With just the right amount of spunk and holiday know-how, newcomer Amy may just have what it takes to get things back on track. But first she must convince the town’s quirky Christmas committee, a surly band of misfits, that the season is more than just personal agendas and citrus-themed activities. In an original world premiere musical overflowing with song, dance, and laughs, our holiday heroine must cometo the rescue before it’s too late! GardenTheatre.org

8:00pm til
9:30pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Rosen Shingle Creek - 9939 Universal Blvd.

Let your imagination run wild in this hands-on class where Executive Pastry Chef David Ramirez offers instructions on how to decorate the beloved cookie. Cost is $15 per person and includes cookies and everything you’ll need to decorate them. You are more than welcome to take your creation home, but we’re not sure how long they’ll last on the way home. Cookie monsters tend to show up where there are cookies. (407) 996-4470 / www.rosenshinglecreek.com/holidays

11:00am til
1:30pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Perfect for young audiences, this is a one hour performance of this holiday classic. These one-hour productions are designed with young audiences in mind, and promise exquisite story telling through the perfect combination of world-class ballet, opulent sets, and costumes.Families can enjoy arts and crafts, face painting and other activities an hour before each performance. OrlandoBallet.org

11:00am til
12:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

RDV Sportsplex Ice Den

Featuring ice skating and real snow, it will be held on Saturday, December 20, 2 - 6 pm. Admission, $15 (3-17) and $9 (adults), includes ice skate rental, 4 hours of skating, real snow for playing, children’s snow slide, bounce houses, live DJ’s, and face painting. Hot chocolate and other refreshments will be available for purchase. Group reservations are encouraged with special pricing for parties of 10 or more.
RDVsportsplex.com / (407) 916-2550

2:00pm til
6:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Rosen Shingle Creek - 9939 Universal Blvd.

Young chocolate lovers and chocolate lovers who are young at heart will enjoy an afternoon with “Orlando’s Willy Wonka” Executive Pasty Chef David Ramirez. Sample decadent treats as well as create your own chocolate-themed gift, which you can take home after the workshop. Attend and unlock the secrets of chocolate; cost is $30 per person. This event is open to the entire family. (407) 996-4470 / www.rosenshinglecreek.com/holidays

2:00pm til
4:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Saturday 12/20/14
until Sunday 1/4/15

Garden Theatre

The annual Citrus Village Christmas show is in a slump. With just the right amount of spunk and holiday know-how, newcomer Amy may just have what it takes to get things back on track. But first she must convince the town’s quirky Christmas committee, a surly band of misfits, that the season is more than just personal agendas and citrus-themed activities. In an original world premiere musical overflowing with song, dance, and laughs, our holiday heroine must cometo the rescue before it’s too late! GardenTheatre.org

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Perfect for young audiences, this is a one hour performance of this holiday classic. These one-hour productions are designed with young audiences in mind, and promise exquisite story telling through the perfect combination of world-class ballet, opulent sets, and costumes.Families can enjoy arts and crafts, face painting and other activities an hour before each performance. OrlandoBallet.org

3:00pm til
4:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Café Osceola at Rosen Shingle Creek, 9939 Universal Blvd.

Join us for dinner then gift wrapping with Santa and his elf! Dinner comes with one gift that children will wrap. Our wrapping station is stocked with paper, tape, ribbon and all the other things needed to wrap each present in beautiful fashion. Adult supervision is required. One gift is included with purchase of each child or adult dinner buffet. (407) 996-4470 / www.rosenshinglecreek.com/holidays

5:30pm til
8:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

5:30pm til
7:00pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Saturday 12/20/14

Garden Theatre

The annual Citrus Village Christmas show is in a slump. With just the right amount of spunk and holiday know-how, newcomer Amy may just have what it takes to get things back on track. But first she must convince the town’s quirky Christmas committee, a surly band of misfits, that the season is more than just personal agendas and citrus-themed activities. In an original world premiere musical overflowing with song, dance, and laughs, our holiday heroine must cometo the rescue before it’s too late! GardenTheatre.org

8:00pm til
9:30pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Perfect for young audiences, this is a one hour performance of this holiday classic. These one-hour productions are designed with young audiences in mind, and promise exquisite story telling through the perfect combination of world-class ballet, opulent sets, and costumes.Families can enjoy arts and crafts, face painting and other activities an hour before each performance. OrlandoBallet.org

11:00am til
12:00pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Luncheon at The Grand Bohemian Hotel Orlando. Performance following at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Gather your sugar plums and princes for an afternoon of holiday magic as Orlando Ballet hosts its annual Nutcracker Luncheon (Dec 21st , 12 pm - 2 pm) at The Grand Bohemian Hotel. Your family will savor the flavor of a delicious meal, as well as the thrill of meeting their favorite characters from this beloved holiday masterpiece. Advance reservations are necessary ($35.00 Child Reservation, age 12 and under. $45.00 Adult Reservation. Limited valet parking will be available on-site for $6.00.

12:00pm til
2:00pm
Sunday 12/21/14
until Monday 1/5/15

Garden Theatre

The annual Citrus Village Christmas show is in a slump. With just the right amount of spunk and holiday know-how, newcomer Amy may just have what it takes to get things back on track. But first she must convince the town’s quirky Christmas committee, a surly band of misfits, that the season is more than just personal agendas and citrus-themed activities. In an original world premiere musical overflowing with song, dance, and laughs, our holiday heroine must cometo the rescue before it’s too late! GardenTheatre.org

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Sunday 12/21/14

7347 W Sand Lake Road, Orlando

To recognize our Jewish families there is a Chanukah Winter Community Festival (Free Admission)  on Sunday, Dec. 21st at Chabad of South Orlando (New Location 7347 W Sand Lake Road, Orlando).  The festival will feature snow sledding down real snow,  snow cones, delicious donuts, cotton candy, Chanukah crafts, light-up menorah necklaces, gelt, and food concessions. Also, on Tues, Dec 23 will be a Menorah Mobile Parade leaving at 6 pm from the Chabad Center  heading down I-drive.  Kids will go in a stretched Chanukah Hummer!  www.JewishOrlando.com

4:30pm til
6:30pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Walt Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola Park

Join us for a memorable evening of Christmas music with a Latin Jazz flavor in Downtown Orlando’s signature park, Lake Eola. www.downtownorlando.com.....idays

5:00pm til
10:00pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

5:30pm til
7:00pm
Sunday 12/21/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Monday 12/22/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Tuesday 12/23/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Tuesday 12/23/14

Rosen Plaza Hotel - 9700 International Drive

Celebrate Eight Nights of Chanukah with traditional music, treats and the nightly lighting of a 7-foot Menorah.
Location: Main Lobby, each evening
(954) 996-9700 / www.rosenplaza.com/holidays

5:30pm til
7:30pm
Wednesday 12/24/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 12/24/14

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

3:30pm til
4:30pm
Thursday 12/25/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

10:15am til
12:15pm
Friday 12/26/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Friday 12/26/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

5:30pm til
7:00pm
Friday 12/26/14

Walt Disney Amphitheater at Lake Eola Park

Join us for our Holiday Movie at Lake Eola Park featuring A Christmas Story. www.downtownorlando.com.....idays

7:00pm til
10:00pm
Saturday 12/27/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

2:00pm til
3:30pm
Saturday 12/27/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

5:30pm til
7:00pm
Sunday 12/28/14

Orlando Repertory Theatre

Follow Ralphie Parker’s hilariously desperate quest to ensure that the most perfect of gifts ends up under his tree this Christmas - a Red Ryder® Carbine-Action BB Gun! All the cherished moments are here: the old man's leg lamp, the tongue-on-a-flagpole, the bunny suit, the Santa slide, and all of Ralphie’s extravagant daydreams! OrlandoRep.com

5:30pm til
7:00pm
Tuesday 12/30/14

1.7 miles through Downtown Orlando (Orange Ave. and Rosalind Ave.)

Join Florida Citrus Sports as it celebrates the Florida Citrus Parade, the nation’s second largest sports-affiliated parade! Bring the family and join in on the fun of this time-honored Orlando tradition. The stars of the show are the signature custom floats. Also participating in the parade are university marching bands from the Buffalo Wild Wings Citrus Bowl, the Russell Athletic Bowl, high school marching bands from across the country, high-stepping equestrian units, celebrity guests, and more! This 2014 parade is sure to be bigger and better than ever. Don’t miss one of the most exciting events of Orlando Bowl Week! (407) 513-1608 / floridacitrusparade.com

10:00am til
12:00pm
Tuesday 12/30/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 12/31/14

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 12/31/14

Brevard Zoo - 8225 N Wickham Rd., Melbourne

Ring in the New Year with the Zoo on Wednesday, December 31 at its second annual Noon Year’s Eve Celebration. From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., kids can make crafts and play games in Paws On and the Wildlife Detective Training Academy. For kids who might not be able to stay awake until midnight, join us at noon at the Paws On stage for a juice toast to ring in 2015 early. All activities are free with Zoo admission. www.brevardzoo.org

11:00am til
1:00pm
Wednesday 12/31/14

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

3:30pm til
4:30pm
Thursday 1/1/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

10:15am til
12:15pm
Monday 1/5/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Tuesday 1/6/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 1/7/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 1/7/15

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

3:30pm til
4:30pm
Thursday 1/8/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

10:15am til
12:15pm
Monday 1/12/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Tuesday 1/13/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 1/14/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15-11:45 AM

10:15am til
11:45am
Wednesday 1/14/15

Orange County Library - Windermere Branch and Winter Garden Branch.

Join Whiz Kids, the tech club that creates comics, animates images, mixes music, makes movies, and much more. Ages 6-12. See what we are doing this week and register at www.ocls.info/whizkids or call 407.835.7323.

 

3:30pm til
4:30pm
Thursday 1/15/15

Storybook Fun (ages 3-5):   10:15-10:45 AM

Toddler Time (18-36 months):  10:45-11:15 AM & 11:15 AM (Southwest)

Tiny Tales (Birth-18 months): 11:15 (Windermere)  &11:45  AM (Southwest)

10:15am til
12:15pm