Florida is the southeastern region of the United States. It is bordered by the Gulf of Mexico to the west, Alabama and Georgia to the north, Atlantic Ocean to the east and the Straits of Florida to the south.
Tallahassee is the capital while Jacksonville is the largest city of Florida.
Other big cities and towns in Florida include – Tampa, St. Petersburg, Orlando, Miramar, Miami, Hollywood, Hialeah, Gainesville, Fort Lauderdale, Coral Springs, etc.
Some of the popular tourist destinations in Florida include – Walt Disney World Resort, Universal Orlando Resort, Busch Gardens, SeaWorld, etc.
Christmas Celebrations in Florida (FL) :
In Tallahassee, there is a two month long display of lights named “Winter Nights, Holiday Lights” where in Thousands of lights illuminate Tallahassee’s signature live oaks, parades, celebrations, concerts, art shows and even a Jingle Bell Run mark holiday traditions in Florida’s Capital City
Some of the biggest Christmas celebrations in Florida take place in Orlando.
You can visit “Mickey’s Very Merry Christmas Party” at the Walt Disney World Resort in Orlando and enjoy Christmastime amid the spectacular decorations, enjoy a parade featuring several favorite Disney Characters, along with a special appearance by Santa Claus himself!
You can also visit ICE! at Gaylord Palms in Orlando to have a White Christmas and see a display of millions of pounds of ice hand-carved into amazing sculptures by artisans from China.
From the Garden of Eden to the birth of Jesus, experience the sights and sounds of the biblical world at the Holy Land Experience in Orlando.
Other notable Christmas celebrations in Orlando take place at the Univeral Orlando, Seaworld and Cypress Gardens.
During Christmas, Busch Gardens in Tampa, Florida gets transformed into a Christmas Town. The theme park will have special holiday shows, Santa’s house, and an entire snow-filled playground!
You can also take part in the annual Christmas Parade which takes place in St. Augustine to kick off the Nights of Lights – a display of millions of holiday lights decorating the nation’s oldest city.
Another annual Boat Parade “St. Petersburg Illuminated Boat Parade” takes place at the Vinoy Basin waterfront in St. Petersburg, Florida.
The “Santa’s Enchanted Forest” annual celebration in Miami’s Tropical Park is for kids of all ages featuring 100 rides, millions of sparkling lights, shows, games and attractions including ticket information, dates, hours and directions.
The Winterfest Boat Parade is an annual grand parade on Fort Lauderdale’s Intercoastal Waterway with boats festooned with lights and Christmas decorations.
If you are animal lover, you can visit “Holiday Happenings” at the Brevard Zoo in Melbourne, Florida.
Celebrate Christmas with Santa Claus himself at Key West’s Holiday Fest! Here there are two parades taking place, one on land and one in water.
Pensacola Winterfest is also worth visiting if you are near to the City of Pensacola in Florida.
We wish all readers Merry Christmas 2016 & Happy New Year 2017 !!!