Orlando visitors this New Year’s Eve will find countless opportunities to ring in the New Year! No matter if you plan to celebrate with that special someone or the whole family, Orlando has something for everyone this New Year’s Eve! The following list of activities will be held in the Orlando area:
Disney’s Hollywood Studios
Guests can rock in the New Year with Mulch, Sweat and Shears, the resident landscaping rock and roll band. The Mulch, Sweat and Shears New Year’s Eve Spectacular will feature sets of classic rock and roll, special effects, a DJ spinning dance tracks and a fireworks display. The party starts a 6 p.m. on Dec. 31 and will feature a countdown to a midnight celebration to kick off the New Year.
Universal Studios Florida
Ring in the New Year at midnight on Dec. 31 with a special New Year’s Eve Cinematic Spectacular show featuring some of the hottest music from 2013. In addition there will be a family fun dance party beginning at 9 p.m. at the Music Plaza Stage with live music from local band Switch.
Guests can experience non-stop entertainment at Eve, Universal CityWalk’s new New Year’s celebration. Eve will feature unique party zones, each featuring their own entertainment and signature drinks, access to six different clubs with live music and unlimited gourmet cuisine. Partygoers can celebrate all night on Orlando’s biggest dance floor – built just for this event – in front of the CityWalk Plaza Stage. When midnight strikes, guests will kiss 2013 goodbye with a champagne toast, a pyrotechnics display and special effects.
Enjoy added fun on New Year’s Eve as SeaWorld stays open until 1 a.m. and features additional entertainment. From a DJ spinning Latin-style tunes at The Waterfront, to top 40 hits playing at Wild Arctic and local pop/rock artists Project DJ Slam performing at The Christmas Market, there’s plenty of music in the air. And the night wouldn’t be complete without fireworks lighting up the night sky. Kick off the New Year with a bang while watching an extended fireworks extravaganza during Holiday Reflections: Fireworks & Fountains Finale immediately following the last Winter Wonderland on Ice show.
Legoland Florida gets the New Year’s party started early with a Countdown to Kids’ New Year’s Eve that features nightly fireworks over Lake Eloise Dec. 26 to 30. Watch a fireworks display with special viewing glasses that turn ordinary fireworks into millions of exploding Lego bricks. The whole family can enjoy a family-friendly party with Kids’ New Year’s Eve on Dec. 31. Kids get to rock out in Miniland USA with a live DJ Dance Party that’s sure to get the whole family moving. This grand finale features a live-action show, a Lego fireworks display, and a chance to watch the Brick Drop at just the right time for kids, midnight KST (Kid Standard Time) – otherwise known as 7 p.m.
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