Disneyland is offering its three main attraction overlays again this year: Haunted Mansion Holiday, It's a Small World Holiday, and Jingle Cruise. In addition, the Christmas Fantasy parade plays in the afternoons and the Believe in Holiday Magic fireworks go off each night. At Disney California Adventure, the park is offering a new Festival of the Holidays celebration, with food stands and a new version of World of Color - Season of Light.
At the Walt Disney World Resort in Florida, Epcot is hosting a new Holidays Around the World festival, with food booths serving holiday favorites from around the world. Disney's Hollywood Studios is running a new projection and fireworks show, Jingle Bell Jingle BAM!, and Disney Springs has launched the world's first aerial drone show, Starbright Holidays. At the Magic Kingdom, the after-hours Mickey's Very Merry Christmas Party continues on select nights.
The Universal theme parks in Orlando and Hollywood are offering Grinchmas once again this year, starting tomorrow. Orlando's Islands of Adventure is showing the "Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular" while you can see "Martha May and the Who-Dolls" in Hollywood. The Grinch also is available for meet and greets. Also in Orlando, the Macy’s Holiday Parade runs again at Universal Studios Florida and Mannheim Steamroller plays the Music Plaza Stage on Dec. 3, 4, 10, 11, 17 and 18.
SeaWorld's Christmas Celebration this year includes Rudolph’s Christmastown, where you can meet the famous red-nosed reindeer from the Rankin-Bass television special. In Orlando, there'a also as an all-new Santa's Workshop. SeaWorld Orlando continues its line-up of holiday-themed shows, too, including Clyde & Seamore’s Countdown to Christmas, Shamu Christmas Miracles, O Wondrous Night, and the Sea of Trees. An San Diego will again have its 320-foot Christmas Tree of Lights in addition to Clyde & Seamore’s Christmas Special and the last year of Shamu Christmas Miracles in San Diego.
Six Flags' Holiday in the Park is running at several of the chain's parks, including Six Flags Magic Mountain, north of Los Angeles. This year's event includes the Santa's Wild Sleigh Ride Virtual Reality Coaster in Santa's Star-Spangled Plaza, holiday lights in the Gleampunk District, and the holiday acrobatics show Kwerkmas.
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