Asian Lantern Festival ‘Into the Wild’ Now Open at Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

A dazzling display of light, color and sound is waiting for those from Central Florida and beyond at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. The highly anticipated seasonal event, Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild, presented by Publix, is now open.

The event runs select nights from November 18, 2022 to January 15, 2023. The festival is open every night of Thanksgiving week except Thanksgiving Day, as well as much of the weeks before Christmas and New Year’s.

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Sparkling Beaches and Extravagant Light Displays, Daytona Beach Dazzles for the Holidays

When planning a holiday getaway, many happily trade sparkling snow for sparkling sand beaches and warm sea breezes. Visitors have always been fascinated at the ways Floridians combine the best of the beach with the best of the holidays, including decorations from beach-quirky to elegantly ornate. read more…

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Disney World Resort Offers Magical Holiday Experiences for the Entire Family

It’s (almost) the most wonderful time of the year, and holiday cheer is already in the air at Walt Disney World Resort. This yuletide season, guests can celebrate in the merriest way with festive sights and experiences, and jolly new flavors, plus the return of fan-favorite events.

Here is an overview of all that is merry and bright this holiday season across Walt Disney World:

Holiday Festivities Come Ringing in with Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party

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‘Welcome to Rockville’ at Daytona International Speedway

All of rock ‘n roll’s hottest bands come together to blow some minds in this epic, four-day music concert, celebrating its 11th year in existence and its second year at the new Daytona International Speedway location.

This year’s lineup includes Guns ‘N Roses, Kiss, Korn, Nine Inch Nails, Smashing Pumpkins, Megadeth, Ministry, Breaking Benjamin, Bush and dozens more. The site offers surrounding campground rentals and various food and bar vendors throughout the property.

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Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras: Louder. Wilder. Spicier. for 2022

The parades and beads are back. The concerts are back with incredible performers including Khalid, Marshmello, Jason Derulo and more. And every day and night you can enjoy lip-smacking foods from New Orleans as well as mouth-watering dishes inspired by tastes from around the world. It’s the loudest, wildest, spiciest blowout this side of the Bayou.

All the Parade Excitement

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EPCOT International Festival of the Arts Now Thru February 21, 2022

Exhilarating adventures in the visual, culinary and performing arts await guests at the EPCOT International Festival of the Arts through Feb 21, 2022.

Throughout the festival’s 39 days, chefs showcase dishes inspired by art movements, visual masterpieces come to life and Broadway stars sing beloved showtunes in a celebration of performance art that’s sure to captivate festivalgoers as only Disney can.

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Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild at the Central Florida Zoo Thru January 16

The Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens transforms at night into the Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild!

The Asian Lantern Festival: Into the Wild is the only event in Central Florida celebrating the culture, art, and beauty of traditional lantern festivals celebrated throughout Asia for centuries. This inaugural event was created in partnership with Tianyu Arts & Culture, Inc., an international event design and manufacturing company headquartered in Zigong, Sichuan, read more…

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Stetson Mansion ‘Christmas Spectacular’ Holiday Home Tour Thru January 22, 2022

Stetson Mansion is honored to have been named as one of the top Historic Holiday Homes Tours for two reader’s choice awards. Stetson Mansion was chosen as Florida’s winner in the USA TODAY 10 Best Readers Choice travel award contest for Best Historic Holiday Home Tour–placing third on the national list. Florida’s Most Historic Home was also named as the second-place winner in Fodor’s Travel Guide to Southern Holiday Homes and is the top tour in the state. They hope to earn those pre-pandemic h read more…

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