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The VIOLECTRIC Holiday Show returns to rock Lake Eola Park this December

Updated: Nov 27, 2023

Violectric will once again perform live at the Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park in a free holiday concert this December.


The VIOLECTRIC Holiday Show returns to rock Lake Eola Park

Join Violectric on December 9, 2023 at 7 pm for their 11th Annual Violectric Holiday Show at Lake Eola, this free 90 minute concert will feature traditional holiday songs like O Christmas Tree, The First Noel and Hanukkah, O Hanukkah mashed up with classic rock tunes and modern hits like Born to Run, Heroes and Sweet Dreams, delivering a fun-filled, energetic and highly unique holiday show simulcast all around Lake Eola.


Violectric, together with special guest Carol Stein, and Edgewater High School Orchestra and Howard Middle School Orchestra, will entertain guests during the holiday show, including a special sing-along at the Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola Park in a free holiday concert this December.


This show first debuted on December 20, 2013, at The Walt Disney Amphitheatre at Lake Eola in downtown Orlando, Florida, and is now an annual event presented by the City of Orlando Department of Families, Parks and Recreation. This annual show is second in attendance only to the city’s 4th of July celebration. “Violectric is my favorite band!” – Mayor Buddy Dyer, Orlando Florida and in February 22, Mayor Dyer declared Violectric as "House Band for City of Orlando."


Violectric has performed thousands of unique concerts and events since 2008. Highlights include: Opening for named acts (Sia, Twenty-One Pilots, The Killers, John Legend and many others), as well as performing with and for celebrities (Morgan Freeman, Tim Burton, Emeril Lagasse, Sir Dr. NakaMats and others). While Violectric has two recorded albums, they have also been part of the studio band for many other artists (Jon Anderson from YES, Mr. Las Vegas - Wayne Newton and others), along with composing and recording the soundtrack for Sea World/Busch Gardens' “Howl O Scream” with acclaimed movie director/producer Robin Cowie.


Additional notable performances include: The boat parade for the Stanley Cup Playoffs with Tampa Bay Lightning, Super Bowl LIV parties in Miami, dozens of music and arts festivals, hundreds of charity events and galas, the opening of major landmarks (new performing arts centers, new airport terminals, new museums, new exhibits, new hospitals, new schools), the lighting of the Hard Rock Neon Guitar Sign at The Neon Museum in Las Vegas and multiple television and media appearances.


Violectric Holiday Show Lake Eola Orlando

Violectric is an acoustic and electric string ensemble led by GRAMMY Recording Artist Michelle Jones.


Formed in 2008, they perform internationally as a featured act, opening act, convention entertainment, and also provide music education programs throughout the U.S and Asia.


Their custom arrangements of classic and modern rock tunes ranging from Led Zeppelin to Metallica to SIA and other modern artists cannot be heard anywhere else and are each arranged by the members of the band.


The VIOLECTRIC Holiday Show returns to rock Lake Eola Park

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