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December

2016 PNC Father/Son Challenge

December 8-11, 2016

The Ritz-Carlton Golf Club, Orlando Grande Lakes is proud to be the host site for the PNC Father/Son Challenge, a celebration of family, the holidays and championship golf.

Grounds Tickets $15. Valid any single day of the event Thursday - Sunday
Event Begins: Thursday, December 8, 2016 at 9 a.m.
Event Ends: Sunday, December 11, 2016 at 4 p.m.

Celebrate Family - Daily Package $50

Includes:

  • 2 Good Any One Day Grounds Tickets
  • $30 Food Voucher Redeemable at Concession Stands
  • Complimentary On-Site Parking

Celebrate Family - Weekly Package $125

Includes:

  • 2 Week-long Passes, Valid for All Tournament Days (Thursday-Sunday)
  • $50 Food Voucher Redeemable at Concession Stands
  • 2 PNC Father Son Challenge Hats
  • Complimentary On-Site Parking

For more information, please contact (407) 393-4900 or visit PNCFatherSonChallenge.com.

Gingerbread School

November 27, December 10-11 and December 17-23 9 a.m., 12 p.m. and 3 p.m. (6 p.m. classes on select dates) $195 per family (4 guests per group maximum)

The Ritz-Carlton Orlando, Grande Lakes invites you to join the Pastry Team to build your own gingerbread house. Guests can use the life-sized gingerbread house in the Lobby for inspiration as they build and assemble their own creation at Santa’s Workshop. The fun-filled activity begins with guests building the house with pre-baked gingerbread panels on a wooden foundation, then choose from dozens of different types of candy and other edible details to decorate and personalize their house!

Treats and to-go kits available. Gingerbread School price includes a $10 donation to The Children’s Miracle Network and a personalized brick on Santa’s Workshop.

Space is limited; reservations required - (407) 393-4648

Santa’s Teddy Bear Tea

December 10 - 11 & 17 - 18, 11 a.m. & 3 p.m. December 21 - 23, 12 p.m. The Ritz-Carlton Lobby Lounge

This holiday version of our Traditional Tea includes a special gift for the children, an ornament craft and a visit from Santa. $65 Adults and Children.

Reservations required; (407) 393-4648.

Bubbles & Ginger

Saturday, December 10 & 17, 2016

Enjoy a fun date night without the little ones as you sip on bottomless Champagne and allow your creativity to take control at our Gingerbread House.  Wear your finest ugly sweater and receive a 10% savings voucher valid at Highball & Harvest! 

Valid ID is required. Space is limited; please call for reservations (407) 393-4648.

Breakfast with Mrs. Claus

Saturday, December 24, 2016 9 - 11 a.m. The Lobby Lounge

Join the woman behind the magic of Christmas, Mrs. Claus for pictures, story-time and a breakfast buffet with omelet station, seasonal fruits, freshly baked pastries and more.

$45 Adults; $25 Children and under.  Reservations required; (407) 393-4648.

Christmas Eve Dinner at Norman's

Saturday, December 24, 2016 5 - 9 p.m.

Celebrate with a seasonal four-course menu prepared by our world-class chefs. Wine pairings optional.

$115 Adults.  A la carte menu for children 12 and under.  Reservation required; (407) 393-4333.

Christmas Day Celebration at Highball & Harvest

Sunday, December 25, 2016 2 - 9 p.m.

Dine in casual elegance on The Most Wonderful Day of the Year. Enjoy southern inspired farm-to-fork dishes, a plentiful raw bar with all the fixin’s and live entertainment.

$110 Adults; $45 Children 12 and under.  Reservations required; (407) 393-4648.

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Norman’s

Saturday, December 31, 2016 5 - 11 p.m.

Ring in 2017 with a festive four-course menu and an extensive wine list.

$175 Adults, $50 Children 12 & under.

$50 deposit required per person; (407) 393-4333.

New Year’s Eve Dinner at Highball & Harvest

Saturday, December 31, 2016 5:30 p.m.

Sip our hand crafted champagne cocktails and enjoy a five-course tasting with live entertainment.

$125 Adults, $45 Children 12 & under. Reservations required; (407) 393-4846.

After Party at Highball & Harvest

Saturday, December 31, 2016 10 p.m. - 1 a.m.

Ring in the New Year with hand crafted cocktails, late night small bites and DJ.

Must be 21 or older, valid ID required.

New Year’s Eve Family Fun Night

Saturday, December 31, 2016 6 p.m. - 1 a.m. DaVinci Lawn. Complimentary for resort guests.

Bid farewell to 2016 with an outdoor family celebration featuring a DJ & dancing, an interactive video game truck, lawn games and more.

Children must be accompanied by an adult.

Buffet: $35 Adults, $20 Children 12 & under. Refreshments available for purchase.

New Year’s Eve in The Lobby Lounge

Saturday, December 31, 2016 5 p.m. - 1 a.m.

Celebrate in elegant style in The Lobby Lounge with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and live entertainment.

Must be 21 or older, valid ID required.

Spectacular New Years Eve Fireworks

Saturday, December 31, 2016 Midnight

Complimentary for resort guests.

Live Entertainment in the Lobby Lounge

Friday - Saturday, 7 - 11 p.m.

Local artists perform acoustic pop/classic hits, contemporary ballads and more.

Afternoon Tea

Saturday & Sunday, 2 - 4 p.m. Lobby Lounge

Relax in a casual elegant atmosphere while enjoying our famous Afternoon Tea service.

Children - $30 Peter Rabbit Tea
Adults - $39 Traditional Tea; $55 Royal Tea

Reservation required 24 hours in advance, please call (407) 393-4648  

Bird Habitats

Saturday & Sunday at 4 p.m., based on availability Monday-Friday

Leave a lasting mark on the Grande Lakes Orlando wildlife with a one-of-a-kind birdhouse. Paint your unique birdhouse then travel with our guide to Shingle Creek, where you will install your birdhouse. On your next visit to Grande Lakes Orlando, see what aviary species have inhabited your creation.

$60 per person. Reservations required please call (407) 393-4900.

Fish Feed

Daily 12 p.m.

Join Ritz Kids daily at 12 p.m. for a fish feed at the Lakeside Terrace.

January

Live Entertainment in the Lobby Lounge

Friday - Saturday, 7 - 11 p.m.

Local artists perform acoustic pop/classic hits, contemporary ballads and more.

Afternoon Tea

Saturday & Sunday, 2 - 4 p.m. Lobby Lounge

Relax in a casual elegant atmosphere while enjoying our famous Afternoon Tea service.

Children - $30 Peter Rabbit Tea
Adults - $39 Traditional Tea; $55 Royal Tea

Reservation required 24 hours in advance, please call (407) 393-4648  

Bird Habitats

Saturday & Sunday at 4 p.m., based on availability Monday-Friday

Leave a lasting mark on the Grande Lakes Orlando wildlife with a one-of-a-kind birdhouse. Paint your unique birdhouse then travel with our guide to Shingle Creek, where you will install your birdhouse. On your next visit to Grande Lakes Orlando, see what aviary species have inhabited your creation.

$60 per person. Reservations required please call (407) 393-4900.

Fish Feed

Daily 12 p.m.

Join Ritz Kids daily at 12 p.m. for a fish feed at the Lakeside Terrace.

February

Live Entertainment in the Lobby Lounge

Friday - Saturday, 7 - 11 p.m.

Local artists perform acoustic pop/classic hits, contemporary ballads and more.

Afternoon Tea

Saturday & Sunday, 2 - 4 p.m. Lobby Lounge

Relax in a casual elegant atmosphere while enjoying our famous Afternoon Tea service.

Children - $30 Peter Rabbit Tea
Adults - $39 Traditional Tea; $55 Royal Tea

Reservation required 24 hours in advance, please call (407) 393-4648  

Bird Habitats

Saturday & Sunday at 4 p.m., based on availability Monday-Friday

Leave a lasting mark on the Grande Lakes Orlando wildlife with a one-of-a-kind birdhouse. Paint your unique birdhouse then travel with our guide to Shingle Creek, where you will install your birdhouse. On your next visit to Grande Lakes Orlando, see what aviary species have inhabited your creation.

$60 per person. Reservations required please call (407) 393-4900.

Fish Feed

Daily 12 p.m.

Join Ritz Kids daily at 12 p.m. for a fish feed at the Lakeside Terrace.

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