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Single Day Holiday + Christmas Events in Lakeland and Polk County

Single Day Christmas Events Lakeland Florida

Searching for holiday fun in Lakeland? We’ve sorted through the MANY events happening in Lakeland and Polk County during the holidays and put all of the kid-friendly activities and family events on our calendar. Instead of spending your time tracking down events, we want you to have time for holiday fun and Christmas cheer.

Below you’ll find a list of single-day Christmas activities and Holiday events in Lakeland and nearby communities. You can find them all on our calendar page as well, which is especially helpful if you are looking for activities on a certain date. Click the name of any event below to see full details.

We also have articles specifically for Christmas Parades, events with Santa, and the Nutcracker and other Live Performances.

Don’t miss our Ultimate Guide to Christmas Events + Holiday Activities for a full list of things to do this holiday season in Lakeland and Polk County including Christmas Light Displays, Santa Photos, Christmas Tree Lots, Christmas Parades, Holidays Concerts, Live Performances, Holiday Markets, Ice Skating, Toy Donation Needs, and more.

Featured Events

Breakfast with Santa & Friends at Family Fun Center

December 19 @ 8:30 am – 10:00 am
Join Family Fun Center for Breakfast with Santa & special guest Christmas Princess Belle! Includes Breakfast & Meet-n-Greet with Santa and Christmas Belle, stories, pictures, and music, plus Unlimited Attractions during the event (miniature golf, laser tag, Funtasia, and laser maze).
There will be a grand entrance by the princess and Santa at 9am. Admission is $19.99 per child. Adult admission is $9.99 and includes Breakfast & Unlimited Attractions.

Florida Dance Theatre presents the Nutcracker Spectacular
Saturday, December 12, 2020

1pm and 4pm – Two Performances
SUN ‘n FUN Campus
4175 Medulla Rd, Lakeland, FL 33811
Join Florida Dance Theatre as they present a day of outdoor holiday magic. The Nutcracker Spectacular is a two part event that includes a special one-hour matinee performance of The Nutcracker, Character Meet & Greets, food trucks and access to some of Lakeland’s amazing vendors during the holiday season. General admission is $15 per person. Children under 5 free!

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Christmas Events + Holiday Activities

Check out our Ultimate Guide to Christmas Events + Holiday Activities to find more things to do including Neighborhood Christmas Light Displays, FREE Christmas Events, Santa Photos, Christmas Parades, and more.