The Holidays at Universal Orlando Resort!
There is so much to love at Universal Orlando Resort® in Florida. Each year, the holidays add to the excitement when the parks and resorts are transformed into a winter wonderland full of holiday spirit! Your family can experience the spectacular holidays from December 3rd through January 1, 2017.
Grab your favorite viewing spot inside Universal Studios Florida® for the 15th annual Macy's Holiday Parade™ with all the stunning floats, marching bands, and life size balloons. Of course, there will be added touches with some Universal Studios flare! Did we mention Santa Claus will drop in? Yes, Santa Claus will make a special appearance to delight all fans! After the parade, don’t miss the dazzling tree lighting ceremony with music and breathtaking lights!
‘Tis The Season will be in full swing on select Saturday and Sunday nights! The Mannheim Steamroller will perform live performances during the Holidays with some of your favorite Christmas music! Due to the popularity of this performance, plan to arrive 30-45 minutes before show time! Shows will run on December 3,4,10,11,17, and 18th.
No holiday visit to Universal Orlando Resort would be complete without a visit to Islands of Adventure® Seuss Landing™ for a winter wonderland with a live retelling of Dr. Seuss’s infamous The Grinch™ You will be immersed into the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular! Get your picture with the Grinch first thing in the morning and don’t forget your autograph book!
Why not add to the experience by booking a character breakfast with The Grinch™ and Friends? Enjoy breakfast in Circus McGurkus Café Stoo-pendous ™ for a special treat! On select dates, December 3-4,8-11,15-18,21-25 between 8:00am to 10:00am.
Each resort at Universal Orlando Resort® will offer a variety of activities and celebrations. You will enjoy ornament, stocking, and cookie decorating, special holiday meals, holiday movie screenings, tree lighting, holiday arts and crafts, and much more! Each resort will offer some exciting activities for kids of all ages!
On the last night of the year, bring in the New Year by joining the celebration Eve at Universal’s CityWalk® with an outdoor dance floor, distinguished party zones, live music, and unlimited gourmet cuisine!
Tammy Richardson is a Disney Vacation Specialist , Universal Studios Vacation Specialist, Hawaii Vacation Specialist, Orlando Travel Expert, and Sales Manager for White Glove Destinations.