November Happenings

Thursday, October 31, 2019
We’re well on our way to cooler weather here in Orlando, and you know what that means; the holiday season is fast approaching. This time of the year is notorious for bringing friends and family together for good food, good drinks, and good times. Since here on International Drive, we’re in the business of making memories, we’ve got tons of events happening and things to do this month for you and those you hold near and dear to come enjoy as we kick off the holiday season!
Give praise!
Praise Wave is returning to SeaWorld by popular demand, and this is an event that will have you in your feels! Guests are welcomed to come celebrate Christian fellowship and fun with uplifting live performances from some of the hottest names in Christian music! Running from November 2nd to November 16th, head to the Nautilus Theatre every Saturday, between 1:00pm to 5:00pm to get in on the festivities! Plan ahead, and you can catch live performances from big names! Here’s the rundown:
Rend Collective - November 2nd
Francesca Battistelli - November 9th
Natalie Grant - November 16th
So get ready to give praise at Praise Wave this year, and then hit all of the thrilling rides, shows and attractions at your favorite theme park, SeaWorld Orlando!
Prepare to be entertained!
Tin Roof Orlando has a lot going down this month! Starting the month strong, singer/songwriter Chris Knight will be taking the stage for an unforgettable live performance on November 7th! This talented artist is from a tiny mine town in Kentucky, but his talent is not small at all! His self-titled debut album invited comparison to Steve Early and John Prine, so be sure to see him while he’s here in Orlando!
Then, on November 9th get ready to celebrate one of the greatest and most influential artists of our time, Michael Jackson. Who’s Bad will be performing all of your favorite Jackson hits. Known for putting on what many consider power-packed performances, Who’s Bad is sure to bring you a show that is a musical must-see!
Then, be sure you don’t miss another legendary performance at Tin Roof Orlando on November 16th, at their “Purple Madness.” As we’re sure you guessed, this is going to be the ultimate celebration of the most widely beloved entertainer and influencer of all-time, Prince!
For a good laugh…
Orlando Improv will be hosting Shuler King, a comedian that many are calling one of the most energetic comedians on the rise today! He credits his parents strict yet loving upbringing, his harsh surroundings growing up and the state of the country today with giving him his comedic style and says that comedy isn’t about being happy all the time. “Comedy is just as much about pain that people endure.” A show that is sure to be raw and relatable, be sure you’re there on November 7th!
And another headliner who will be taking the stage at Orlando Improv this month is Vicki Barbolak, also known as one of America’s funniest comedians. She was a fan favorite and top 10 finalist on Season 13 of America's Got Talent on NBC and has since been pleasing crowds across America with her unique character and material! She’ll be performing from November 8th to November 10th, so make sure you catch a show while she is in town!
Rock Out!
AJR is taking the stage at Hard Rock Cafe by storm during their Neotheatre World Tour on November 8th! With a powerful combination of insightful lyrics, alternative ambition, D.I.Y songcraft, and magnetic pop choruses, AJR has quickly become a fan favorite in mainstream music. The three brothers from New York will be putting on a show to remember, and performing some of their most popular songs come November 8th, so don’t miss it!
Let the holiday spirit take a hold of you!
That’s right. We’re kicking off the holiday season in the best way, the Orlando way of course!
Universal Orlando’s holidays lets you put a little mischief in your merry with their all new-line up of festivities going on from November 16th through January 5th! Experience Christmas with Harry Potter in The Wizarding World of Harry Potter™ as Hogsmeade™ and Diagon Alley™ are transformed with wondrous spirit! Then enjoy the classics when you watch the live retelling of Dr. Seuss's classic holiday tale starring The Grinch™ as the Grinchmas Who-liday Spectacular returns. And finally, watch as merry and mayhem combine as the Minions join Santa Claus in the all-new Universal's Holiday Parade featuring Macy's.
And SeaWorld is bringing the joy as they kick off their Holiday celebrations on November 23rd. Watch as the holiday season comes to life when 3 million lights illuminate the park, and all of the sights, sounds, and tastes of the season make feeling the holiday cheer a sure thing! They’ll be hosting several stunning live shows, scrumptious holiday treats and opportunities to visit Santa Claus and Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer. The festivities will run through December 31st, so gather your friends and family and get in on the holiday fun!
November is a busy month full of family fun and friends gathering to make memories that will last a lifetime right here in Orlando! Check out all of the events going down on I-Drive this month, and plan to be a part of the festivities! Plus, don’t forget to check the event line ups for Thanksgiving feast specials that restaurants on I-Drive will be hosting for you and your friends and family to enjoy.
The holiday season celebrations start now!