Category Archives: Events

The best local events around Orlando including many annual and holiday events.

Halloween in Orlando for 2018

Halloween is more than a two month celebration in Orlando beginning in August and is then a week-long celebration as Halloween Night approaches on October 31st. Disney World kicks off their Halloween events in August with Universal Studios and SeaWorld kicking off their Halloween … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , |Comments Off on Halloween in Orlando for 2018

Best Halloween Events for Adults in Orlando for 2018 featuring Downtown Orlando at Church Street and Wall Street Plaza

If there was ever a time that you wanted to do something different in Orlando and check out Downtown Orlando, the weekend parties in downtown Orlando that feature costume contests is it. For 2018, those nights are Friday, October 27th … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Halloween Events for Adults in Orlando for 2018 featuring Downtown Orlando at Church Street and Wall Street Plaza

2018 Maitland Screen on the Green Movie Showings

The city of Maitland will be showing family-friendly movies monthly this fall beginning with Peter Rabbit in October. Screen on the Green Screen on the Green is held outside at the Maitland Middle School soccer field located in the Dommerich … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Maitland Screen on the Green Movie Showings

2018 Maitland Art Festival at Lake Lily on November 17th & 18th

In its 42nd year, The Maitland Rotary Art Festival brings music, food, and of course, art to the centerpiece of Maitland’s Cultural Corridor, Lake Lily. For the 2018 festival, 135 artists will display their artwork competing for top prizes from the … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Maitland Art Festival at Lake Lily on November 17th & 18th

2018 Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Scheduled for October 13th & 14th

The 45th Winter Park Autumn Art Festival will once again fill Park Avenue with beautiful paintings, ceramics, crafts, drawings & graphics, fiber creations, sculptures, jewelry and photographs, all created exclusively by Florida artists. The event will be held on Saturday and Sunday, October 13th and 14th, … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Scheduled for October 13th & 14th

Orlando Shakespeare Theater 2018 and 2019 Season Schedule and Preview

Celebrating their 30th year, the Orlando Shakespeare Theater officially kicks off their 2018 and 2019 season with their annual Season Opening Gala on Sunday, September 16th, 2018 at 5 pm at the John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center in Loch Haven Park. … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Orlando Shakespeare Theater 2018 and 2019 Season Schedule and Preview

2018 Global Peace Film Festival September 17th-23rd in Orlando

The 2018 Global Peace Film Festival will take place around several venues in Orlando, Winter Park, and Maitland on September 17th through September 23rd, 2018 to utilize film and media to help promote world peace. Global Peace Film Festival The Global Peace … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Global Peace Film Festival September 17th-23rd in Orlando

2018 Mall at Millenia Fashion Week September 17th – 23rd

Orlando has two big Fashion Weeks, both that occur in the Fall season, with the first being held at the Mall at Millenia and the second being held in Winter Park with the Mall at Millenia’s Fashion Week taking place each … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Mall at Millenia Fashion Week September 17th – 23rd

2018 Taste! Central Florida at Orlando World Center Marriott on September 8th

Joining forces to support hunger relief and housing needs, Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida and Coalition for the Homeless of Central Florida, host one of Central Florida’s largest annual fundraisers, Taste! Central Florida. Event Details Taste! Central Florida is held at Orlando … Continue reading

Posted in Events, Restaurants | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Taste! Central Florida at Orlando World Center Marriott on September 8th

Labor Day Weekend Events in Orlando 2018 Featuring the NKF Surf Festival in Cocoa Beach

Labor Day Weekend in Orlando consists of three big events to enjoy that includes a surfing competition, Disney on Ice, and family reunions. Also, September is Magical Dining Month in Orlando. NKF Pro Am Surf Festival About a 45 minute drive … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Labor Day Weekend Events in Orlando 2018 Featuring the NKF Surf Festival in Cocoa Beach

Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Intellectual Speaker Series at Rollins College featuring Maggie Doyne, Martha C. Nussbaum, Sean Baker, and Others

Since 2008, the Winter Park Institute at Rollins College has brought in well-known and intellectual speakers to the campus to engage students, alumni, and the community through public lectures, readings, symposiums, seminars, master classes, interviews, and special-interest sessions that are … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Fall 2018 and Spring 2019 Intellectual Speaker Series at Rollins College featuring Maggie Doyne, Martha C. Nussbaum, Sean Baker, and Others

Enzian Winter Park Popcorn Flicks Makes for a Great Date Night in Central Park

On the second Thursday of every month, the Enzian and Winter Park showcase an outdoor movie at  Popcorn Flicks in the Park  where couples and families can lounge outdoors and share some quality time together. Popcorn Flicks in the Park The movies … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , |Comments Off on Enzian Winter Park Popcorn Flicks Makes for a Great Date Night in Central Park

Theatre UCF 2018/2019 Season featuring Of Mice and Men, Titanic the Musical, and More

When it comes to attending and experiencing theater shows in Orlando, visitors to the area will most likely think of Disney World and it’s large-scale production stage shows like Finding Nemo at Disney’s Animal Kingdom and Beauty and the Beast … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Theatre UCF 2018/2019 Season featuring Of Mice and Men, Titanic the Musical, and More

2018 UCF Football Home Schedule Featuring Pitt, Navy, Cincinnati, FAU, and more

After an undefeated season, bringing home the Peach Bowl title, and a National Championship, the UCF Knights Football team kicks-off its 2018 season at home on September 8th, 2018 against the South Carolina Bulldogs after opening their season with an … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 UCF Football Home Schedule Featuring Pitt, Navy, Cincinnati, FAU, and more

2018 Orlando Home & Garden Show at the Orange County Convention Center August 10th – August 12th

The Orlando Home & Garden Show takes place at the Orange County Convention Center twice a year, once in March and again in August. The Fall Show will take place on Friday, August 10th through Sunday, August 12th, 2018. Orlando Home & Garden Show … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Orlando Home & Garden Show at the Orange County Convention Center August 10th – August 12th

Tom Joyner Family Reunion 2018

For the last several years, radio host Tom Joyner has had a family convention and expo called the Tom Joyner Family Reunion that is full of entertainment for his radio listeners and fans during Labor Day weekend in Orlando. The … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Tom Joyner Family Reunion 2018

2018 Monster Jam Triple Threat Series at Amway Center in Orlando on August 18th

The Monster Jam Triple Threat Series will be coming to the Amway Center in Downtown Orlando on Saturday, August 18th, 2018 for two shows – 1:00 PM & 7:00 PM. Monster Jam Monster Jam’s newest show, Triple Threat Series, brings … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Monster Jam Triple Threat Series at Amway Center in Orlando on August 18th

Best Orlando 4th of July Fireworks Shows and Events Guide 2018

The Orlando area has at least 17 Independence Day 4th of July Fireworks Shows taking place in 2018 between the cities that make up Metro-Orlando and the fireworks shows happening at the theme parks. This is our guide to Orlando’s Best 4th … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on Best Orlando 4th of July Fireworks Shows and Events Guide 2018

2018 Downtown Orlando 4th of July Fireworks at the Fountain

A 2009 lightning strike left the iconic Lake Eola Fountain debilitated, but it was returned to its former glory and better during the 2011 Fireworks at the Fountain celebration as the City of Orlando debuted the renovated fountain for the … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Downtown Orlando 4th of July Fireworks at the Fountain

2018 Winter Park 4th of July Celebration in Central Park featuring the Bach Festival Brass Band and Choir and Carriage Rides

For spending the day together during the 4th of July in Orlando, there is no better place to be than in Winter Park. From horse-drawn wagon rides and classical string arrangements and choirs to free Tiffany Glass showings at the … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Winter Park 4th of July Celebration in Central Park featuring the Bach Festival Brass Band and Choir and Carriage Rides

2018 Sanford 4th of July Fireworks Celebrates America with Star Spangled Sanford

Outside of the theme parks, the two biggest firework shows in Orlando are in Downtown Orlando and the historic city of Sanford, Florida. On July 4, 2018, the city of Sanford will light the sky up with fireworks from just … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Sanford 4th of July Fireworks Celebrates America with Star Spangled Sanford

Independence Day Fireworks and Events in Orlando on July 3rd, 2018

Who says that you have to celebrate America’s Independence Day on July 4th in Orlando when there are plenty of opportunities to celebrate Independence Day the day before on July 3rd? Maybe one day of celebration is not enough and … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on Independence Day Fireworks and Events in Orlando on July 3rd, 2018

2018 Red Hot and Boom xl 106.7 4th of July Orlando Firework Show in Altamonte Springs on July 3rd

Red Hot and Boom is Orlando’s Best Firework Show outside of the theme parks that is held in the city of Altamonte Springs each year on July 3rd, the day just before the 4th of July. The 2018 Red Hot … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , , , |Comments Off on 2018 Red Hot and Boom xl 106.7 4th of July Orlando Firework Show in Altamonte Springs on July 3rd

Free 4th of July Fireworks Shows in Orlando Outside of the Theme Parks Featuring Celebration, Kissimmee, St Cloud, and Haines City in 2018

If you are staying in the Disney World or International Drive area of Orlando on the 4th of July but are looking for a free fireworks show to attend outside of the theme parks, your best options are going to … Continue reading

Posted in Events | Tagged , , , , , , |Comments Off on Free 4th of July Fireworks Shows in Orlando Outside of the Theme Parks Featuring Celebration, Kissimmee, St Cloud, and Haines City in 2018