Orlando Holiday Guide 2012
A comprehensive listing of all the jingle belling, caroling, Nutcrackering and eggnogging taking place in Orlando this holiday season
Published: November 14, 2012
Dec. 28-Dec. 29
UCF Holiday Basketball Tournament The UCF men's basketball team compete in a two-day tournament against teams including Howard, Bethune-Cookman, Boston University, Belmont and others. Various times Friday-Saturday; UCF Arena, University of Central Florida; $10-$50; 407-823-6006; ucfathletics.com.
Dec. 29-Dec. 30
Holiday Rally Central Florida Soap Box Derby competition. 7:30 am Saturday-Sunday; Derby Park, 2199 Oregon Ave., Sanford; free-$115; 407-330-5697; sanfordfl.gov.
Monday, Dec. 31
Capital One Bowl Team Pep Rallies Marching bands from both teams entertain fans at a pre-game party. 4 pm; Pointe Orlando, 9101 International Drive; free; 407-248-2838; facebook.com/floridacitrussports.
Orlando Magic vs. Miami Heat The Magic take on their cross-state rivals in this New Year's Eve NBA professional basketball game. 5 pm; Amway Center, 400 W. Church St.; various prices; 407-896-2442; orlandomagic.com.
Tuesday, Jan. 1
Capital One Bowl NCAA college football game. 1 pm; Florida Citrus Bowl, 1610 W. Church St.; $35-$303; 407-849-2020; ticketmaster.com.