December 14, 2021

23 Santa villages, Christmas tree farms and ice rinks in Orlando to celebrate the holidays

In need of something extra to get you in the holiday spirit? We've rounded up a list filled with Christmas celebrations galore. There's Santa villages with ice skating rinks, Christmas tree farms and plenty of chances to meet the big guy in red.

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Santa Workshop Experience at Icon Park 
407-601-7907, 8375 International Drive.
Enjoy holiday drinks, a train ride on Santa’s north pole express and a private holiday capsule aboard Icon Park’s wheel wheel. Make sure to make a reservation online prior to your visit. 
Photo via Icon Park/Facebook

Santa Workshop Experience at Icon Park

407-601-7907, 8375 International Drive.
Enjoy holiday drinks, a train ride on Santa’s north pole express and a private holiday capsule aboard Icon Park’s wheel wheel. Make sure to make a reservation online prior to your visit.

Photo via Icon Park/Facebook
Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest 
352-357-9863, 35317 Huff Road, Eustis
Take your pick of pre-cut trees and U-cut Florida trees that come in all sizes. Admission tickets are required for all guests visiting the farm. Make sure to get your tickets early online. 
Photo via Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest/Facebook

Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest

352-357-9863, 35317 Huff Road, Eustis
Take your pick of pre-cut trees and U-cut Florida trees that come in all sizes. Admission tickets are required for all guests visiting the farm. Make sure to get your tickets early online.

Photo via Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest/Facebook
Legoland’s Santa 
888-690-5346, 1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven
A Legoland Christmas celebration would not be complete without its towering Lego Christmas tree, seasonal shows and special guests. Keep a lookout for holiday Lego characters such as Lego Santa and Lego Gingerbread Man. 
Photo via Legoland’s Santa/Facebook

Legoland’s Santa

888-690-5346, 1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven
A Legoland Christmas celebration would not be complete without its towering Lego Christmas tree, seasonal shows and special guests. Keep a lookout for holiday Lego characters such as Lego Santa and Lego Gingerbread Man.

Photo via Legoland’s Santa/Facebook
Severt’s Tree Farm 
Multiple Locations.
Severt’s Tree Farm grows, cuts and ships all of its trees from its farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina and Virginia. A new shipment of trees comes in every few days, giving customers the freshest picks. 
Photo via Severt’s Tree Farm/Facebook

Severt’s Tree Farm

Multiple Locations.
Severt’s Tree Farm grows, cuts and ships all of its trees from its farm in the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina and Virginia. A new shipment of trees comes in every few days, giving customers the freshest picks.

Photo via Severt’s Tree Farm/Facebook
Universal Orlando Santa Experience 
407-363-8000, 6000 Universal Blvd.
Universal Studios is celebrating the holidays with a holiday tree hunt. Guests can use a brochure to find decorated trees scattered around the amusement park. Those that find all the trees will earn a special holiday ornament.  
Photo via Universal Orlando/Website

Universal Orlando Santa Experience

407-363-8000, 6000 Universal Blvd.
Universal Studios is celebrating the holidays with a holiday tree hunt. Guests can use a brochure to find decorated trees scattered around the amusement park. Those that find all the trees will earn a special holiday ornament.

Photo via Universal Orlando/Website
Lake Nona’s “Oh, What Fun!” Holiday Festival 
407-888-6500, 6955 Tavistock Lakes Blvd.
Pay a visit to the Lake Nona Town Center peppermint forest tree lot, Santa’s cottage and starlight stage till Jan. 2. There’ll be a chance to capture the perfect family photo in front of a 24-foot Christmas tree at peppermint square.
Photo via Learn Lake Nona/Facebook

Lake Nona’s “Oh, What Fun!” Holiday Festival

407-888-6500, 6955 Tavistock Lakes Blvd.
Pay a visit to the Lake Nona Town Center peppermint forest tree lot, Santa’s cottage and starlight stage till Jan. 2. There’ll be a chance to capture the perfect family photo in front of a 24-foot Christmas tree at peppermint square.

Photo via Learn Lake Nona/Facebook
Santa Tuesday at Cranes Roost 
407-571-8180, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs
Live music, fireworks, train rides and Santa will all be present at Cranes Roost Park throughout the holiday months.Take a stroll surrounded by 200,000 lights and pay a visit to a 60-foot Christmas tree, decorated with thousands of ornaments.
Photo via City of Altamonte/Facebook

Santa Tuesday at Cranes Roost

407-571-8180, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs
Live music, fireworks, train rides and Santa will all be present at Cranes Roost Park throughout the holiday months.Take a stroll surrounded by 200,000 lights and pay a visit to a 60-foot Christmas tree, decorated with thousands of ornaments.

Photo via City of Altamonte/Facebook
Seaworld’s Christmas Celebration 
407-545-5550, 7007 SeaWorld Drive
Over 3 million lights will cover Seaworld during its Christmas celebration. Holiday fireworks will light up the sky while visitors can skate at the Winter Wonderland on Ice. The festivities will run to Jan. 2. 
Photo via Seaworld’s Christmas Celebration/Facebook

Seaworld’s Christmas Celebration

407-545-5550, 7007 SeaWorld Drive
Over 3 million lights will cover Seaworld during its Christmas celebration. Holiday fireworks will light up the sky while visitors can skate at the Winter Wonderland on Ice. The festivities will run to Jan. 2.

Photo via Seaworld’s Christmas Celebration/Facebook
Celebration’s Now Snowing Festival 
407-566-4007, 610 Sycamore St. Suite 220, Celebration
Pay a visit to Celebration Town Center during this holiday season for their nightly “snowfall”. There’ll also be an ice rink, musical performances and horse-drawn carriages.   
Photo via Orlando World Center Marriott/Facebook

Celebration’s Now Snowing Festival

407-566-4007, 610 Sycamore St. Suite 220, Celebration
Pay a visit to Celebration Town Center during this holiday season for their nightly “snowfall”. There’ll also be an ice rink, musical performances and horse-drawn carriages.

Photo via Orlando World Center Marriott/Facebook
Ciro and Sons Christmas Trees 
407-536-7628, 5425 S. Apopka Vineland Road
The history of Ciro and Sons began in Claire, Michigan in 1965, when Ciro’s father came up with the idea to provide quality trees in the Central Florida area. A few decades later, Ciro is still committed to the same mission with his sons alongside him. 
Photo via Ciro and Sons Christmas Trees/Facebook

Ciro and Sons Christmas Trees

407-536-7628, 5425 S. Apopka Vineland Road
The history of Ciro and Sons began in Claire, Michigan in 1965, when Ciro’s father came up with the idea to provide quality trees in the Central Florida area. A few decades later, Ciro is still committed to the same mission with his sons alongside him.

Photo via Ciro and Sons Christmas Trees/Facebook