Enjoyable Holiday Moments In Central Florida
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During the month of December, there will be many treats for you all, listed below:
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- 2021 Windermere Golf Cart Parade: Sunday, December 19, 2021, 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm (EST), at Central Park, Oakdale St., Windermere, FL. All money raised will be donated to the Windermere Police Department in honor of Officer Robbie German.(FREE to watch, need ticket to participate).
- Holiday Golf Cart Parade: Sunday December 12, 2021, 5:30 pm (EST), starting from Dr. Bradford Memorial Park through Downtown Winter Garden, 220 W Division St., Winter Garden, FL. (FREE to watch, need ticket to participate).
- Holiday Lights Bike Tour & Golf Cart Parade: Monday, December 20, 2021, from 6:00 pm-10:30 pm (EST), at Cornerstone Charter Academy, 5903 Randolph Avenue., Belle Isle, FL. (FREE).
- City of Apopka Holiday Pops Concert with Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra: Saturday, December 11, 2021, 5:00 pm-7:00 pm (EST), at Northwest Recreation Comples, Apopka Amphitheater, 3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway, Apopka, FL 32712, a family-friendly concert from the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra to celebrate the holidays. No ticket is required. Free parking. *Food Truck Popup starts 3:00 pm-7:00 pm. *Free Cypress Trees (one per family) for the first 1000 people. (FREE).
- Saturday Sounds Concert Series in Apopka: Saturday December 11, 2021, 5:00 pm-7:00 pm (EST)and every Saturday October 2021 through May 2022, at the Apopka Amphitheater, 3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway, Apopka, FL 32712. Picnic baskets and coolers are permitted. Limited vendors will be available. Seating will be social distancing in both the Amphitheater and the lawn area. In the Amphitheater every other row will be blocked off, with two seats between groups. The lawn area is divided into squares with red lines to indicate where seating is unavailable. (FREE).
- Apopka Christmas Parade: Saturady, December 11, 2021, at 10:00 am to noon (EST), First United Methodist Church of Apopka, 201 S. Park Ave., Apopka, FL 32703. (FREE).
- Christmas Spectacular in Winter Garden!: Saturday, December 11, 2021, from 6:00 pm-9:00 pm (EST), at Downtown Winter Garden, FL. There will be food trucks, Santa visit, WHOLE family open gym, Winter Garden vendors, Rock climbing, DJ music, raffles & prizes, Winter Garden Swag, and much much more. To get a taste of what it might be like, check out this post from 2019 by clicking HERE.
- Asian Lantern Festival, Into the Wild at the Central Florida Zoo: Saturday, December 11, 2021, 6:00 pm-10:00 pm (EST), at Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens, 3755 W. Seminole Blvd., Sanford, FL 32771, where more than 30 different hand-constructed illuminated lanterns displayed around the zoo on a 3/4 mile path to celebrate the art, beauty, and wonder of traditional Asian lantern festivals. It is well worth the $20 ticket. To purchase the ticket, please click HERE. Additional dates may be obtained by clicking HERE. To get a taste of what the lantern festival back in 2019-2020 was like, check out this post from 2020 by clicking HERE.
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Gathered, written, and posted by Windermere Sun-Susan Sun Nunamaker More about the community at www.WindermereSun.com
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