What's Hot
What's Going On


Search thousands of events in our database.


Search hundreds of restaurants in our database.


Search hundreds of clubs in our database.


OW on Twitter
OW on Facebook
Print Email


Holiday Guide Listings

Orlando needs more indie films for Christmas

Photo: , License: N/A

Christmas Banquet A hot meal will be served and clean clothes and blankets will be provided to the needy. 11:30 am-2:30 pm; Orlando Union Rescue Mission Men’s Division, 410 W. Central Blvd.; free; 407-422-4855; ourm.org.


Through Jan. 1

The Little Drummer Boy 10:30 am, 1:30 pm, 4:30 pm Monday-Friday, 12:30 pm, 2:45 pm, 5 pm Saturday-Sunday; Pinocchio’s Marionette Theater, Altamonte Mall; $5; 407-834-8757; pinocchios.net.

Nov. 26-Dec. 23

Santa Claus Visits with the kids. 5:30-9:30 pm nightly; Barnes & Noble Bookstore, UCF Main campus; free-$12.50; 407-823-2665; lightupucf.com.

Dec. 1-Dec. 3

Charlie and the Chocolate Factory In the Limelight children’s production. 7 pm Thursday-Friday, 1 pm, 7 pm Saturday; In the Limelight Theater, 5555 S. Kirkman Road; $10; 407-340-0920; inthelimelightorlando.com.

Dec. 3

Holiday Sing-Along with Davey Rocker 3 pm; Garden Theatre, 160 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; free; 407-877-4736; wgtheatre.org.

Kids Club: Green Holiday Decorations Kids, ages 6-12. 1-3 pm; Whole Foods Market, 1989 Aloma Ave., Winter Park; free, registration required; 407-673-8788.

Teddy Bear Brunch 10 am-12:30 pm; The Museum of Florida Art, 600 N. Woodland Blvd., DeLand; $10, reservations required; 386-734-4371; museumoffloridaart.org.

Dec. 4

Letters to Santa: Cookies & a Movie With a showing of Mr. Magoo’s A Christmas Carol. Noon; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $5-$8; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.

Dec. 6, Dec. 13, Dec. 20

Santa Tuesdays 6-8 pm Tuesday; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; free; 407-571-8863; uptownaltamonte.com.

Dec. 10

Breakfast or Brunch with Santa 9 am, 11 am Saturday; Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens, 3755 N. U.S. Highway 17-92, Sanford; $7-$22; 407-323-4450; centralfloridazoo.org.

Family Adventure Day: Drop and Shop Holiday crafts, movies and giftmaking for kids ages 12 and under. 1-3 pm; Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E. Central Blvd.; $5; 407-836-8500; thehistorycenter.org.

Dec. 10, Dec. 17

Santa’s Workshop Holiday crafts for preschoolers ages 3-5. 10 am- noon Saturday; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; $25 per parent/child; 407-514-2000; osc.org.


Dec. 3-Dec. 24

Holiday Lights Zipline Safari Seven different ziplines, observation platforms and free-walking bridges. 9 am Saturday; Forever Florida, 4755 N. Kenansville Road, St. Cloud; $85; 407-957-9794; foreverflorida.com.

Dec. 4

Jingle Bugs Rock Volkswagen car show with holiday-decorated cars, live entertainment and more. 4 pm; Old Town, 5770 W. Irlo Bronson Highway, Kissimmee; free; 407-396-4888; jinglebugsrock.com.

Dec. 10

UCF Holiday Classic: Knights vs. Stetson NCAA college basketball game. 7 pm; UCF Arena, University of Central Florida; $10-$20; 407-823-1000; ucfathletics.com.

Dec. 31-Jan. 1

All American Soap Box Derby Race – Holiday Rally 8 am Saturday-Sunday; Derby Park, 2199 Oregon Ave., Sanford; call for price; 407-688-5000; sanfordfl.gov. n

We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines:

To comment you must first create a profile and sign-in with a verified DISQUS account or social network ID. Sign up here.

Comments in violation of the rules will be denied, and repeat violators will be banned. Please help police the community by flagging offensive comments for our moderators to review. By posting a comment, you agree to our full terms and conditions. Click here to read terms and conditions.
comments powered by Disqus