Are you ready to share the 2016 Christmas season with us in Mount Dora! The Lights will be on nightly until the Art Festival in February.
Celebrate the 2016 holidays against a backdrop of two million+ sparkling lights in beautiful downtown Mount Dora!
Mount Dora is host to numerous events
and celebrations that will bring magic to your holiday season!
Cannonball Christmas Express - SPECIAL PRICE ON KIDS TICKETS!! ONLY $10 AGES 3 TO 12 FOR REMAINING TRAINS!
Trains run in November after Thanksgiving and throughout December of 2016
Tickets sell out quickly! Book now! Enjoy refreshing Apple cider on the station platform while waiting to board the Cannonball Christmas Express. Once onboard our century old train, you will enjoy singing, storytelling and a chance to meet Santa Claus. Santa will have time to meet and greet you with a fun gift and to say hello to each child as you ride our 1907 Steam Train to and from Tavares.
Trains depart from the train station in Tavares located at 305 E. Ruby St.
Christmas Lights Tour on The Fun Bus
From November 26th through December 30th, 2016
Two tours nightly offering a fabulous view of the spectacular Christmas lights in Mount Dora and Taveres. Book Online NOW!
Women's Committee of Fine Arts Presents: The 39th Annual Christmas Tour of Homes
December 3rd & 4th, 2016
This is a self driving tour to see beautifully decorated homes for the holidays on Deer Island, Tavares. Tickets are $20 online for the tour (25.00 at the door) and $20.00 for an optional lunch. Proceeds go to fund scholarships for students pursuing careers in the Arts. For more information and/or ticket purchase call the Mount Dora Chamber of Commerce.(352-383-2165)
Additional questions - contact Gina Conway 352-729-6394
Jones Bros. Sunset Seaplane Tour
Daily Flights Available
Sunset is arguably the most beautiful time of day to take flight!! Enjoy the breathtaking views across the vast areas of Lakes Harris and Griffin on the way to the wilderness of the Ocklawaha River and Ocala National Forest. Then turn back across Lakes Yale and Eustis just in time for a flight straight into the sunset westbound across Lake Dora. Your own private sunset flight will be an experience of a lifetime!
Rusty Anchor Christmas Lights on the Lake Tours
Month of December, 2016
Two Tours Nightly. Hot cider and cookies. $15 to $25 per person for the 1 hour cruise. Reservations are required. Tickets available soon!
Mount Dora Taste of our Town Guided Food Tour
Every Thursday, Friday & Saturday
2pm - 4:30pm Departing from the Chamber of Commerce
A guided food & wine tour of Mount Dora's fabulous restaurants, bistros, wine bars and more and all with a 'dash of history.' Reserve your spot on a tour NOW!
Premier Boat Tours Christmas Boat Tour
Throughout December at sunset every day.
Departs the docks @ Lakeside Inn, Mount Dora
Hot apple cider and cookies while you enjoy natural beauty and seasonal displays along the lakefront. Reservations Required!