Central Florida Events
Celebrate Halloween at Universal Studios Florida™Select nights September 15 – November 4th, 2017
Halloween Horror Nights™, the nation’s premier Halloween event, puts you right into some of the most heart-pounding moments in horror history. With over 25 years of experience to draw from, nobody creates a more nightmarish Halloween event filled with truly original scares and authentic horror movie moments. You can explore terrifying haunted houses, make your way through multiple scare zones where creatures lurk around every turn, enjoy outrageous live shows, and experience many of the park’s most exciting rides and attractions.
Event may be too intense for young children and is not recommended for children under the age 13. No costumes or masks allowed.
SeaWorld’s Halloween Spooktacular®September 23 – October 29, 2017, weekends only
It’s an ocean of Halloween fun for the whole family at SeaWorld Orlando’s Halloween Spooktacular®. During this daytime event, families are immersed in an underwater “fantasea” including trick-or-treating, whimsical pumpkin fish, sea-themed arts and crafts and up-close animal encounters in a family-friendly event that could only come from SeaWorld. SeaWorld offers children the ultimate in safe and exciting trick-or-treat fun. Kids can follow the special Halloween Spooktacular pathways to many different stations throughout the event, each featuring treats galore. With multiple candy stations and a wide array of sweets and treats, kids will be swimming in Halloween goodies.
Orlando Fall Home and Garden ShowAugust 25-27 2017
Orange County Convention Center
Shop for plants, homemade gifts, and sample wines at the Orlando Fall Home & Garden Show. Featuring the latest in landscaping and home design, the show offers DIY workshops as well as seminars led by celebrity guests Ahmed Hassan of DIY Network’s “Yard Crashers” and Skip Bedell of Spike TV’s “Catch a Contractor”. A special kid’s zone keeps the little ones entertained. Tickets may be purchased online or at show.
Florida Kids and Family Expo
August 20-21 2017
Saturday 10am – 5pm, Sunday 11am – 5pm
Orange County Convention Center
Enjoy a weekend of fun for the whole family at the Florida Kids and Family Expo. Created by three Central Florida moms in 2014, the Florida Kids and Family expo is the perfect way to discover all Orlando has to offer. Bounce houses, live performances, and interactive stations will keep everyone entertained and out of the summer heat. Tickets can be purchased in advance for just $5. Tickets purchased at the door are $10. Kids 2 and under receive free entry.
Sounds of Summer SeriesAugust 7, 21, 28 at 7 p.m.
The Plaza Live
425 North Bumby Avenue, Orlando, FL 32803
Enjoy an elegant evening out with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. The Sounds of Summer Series highlights a different music style each week. In August, you’ll be inspired by a selection of works across genres composed by women, Romantic Era classics by Schumann and Dvořák, and woodwind quartets.
Epcot® International Food & Wine FestivalCome sip, savor and stroll your way around World Showcase as we mark the 35th anniversary of Epcot® with a record 35 delicious destinations. Discover even more tasty delights with separately priced chef demonstrations, hands-on workshops and a Party for the Senses. Plus, the Eat to the Beat Concert Series returns with over 30 acts. Join us for a fun and flavorful taste tour that spans six continents. Entertainment and offerings subject to change without notice.
Universal’s Volcano Bay™
Enjoy the thrills and relaxation of a tropical paradise like no other. At the all-new Universal’s Volcano Bay™ water theme park, officially opening May 25th, 2017, you’ll find an oasis of excitement along with laid back luxuries creating an entirely new vacation experience.
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Orlando Soccer Team Schedule
Location: Orlando City Stadium
Address: 655 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32805
Star Tours – The Adventures ContinueMake the jump to hyperspace—and to a new destination from Star Wars: The Force Awakens—during a 3D, motion-simulated space flight.During your voyage, interact with many of the otherworldly characters and places made famous in the Star Wars saga. Hold on tight as you exit hyperspace to find yourself in the middle of a furious starship battle above Coruscant. Plunge into the oceans of Naboo and avoid the clutches of monstrous fish. Retreat inside the dreaded Death Star to escape Darth Vader before doing battle with Boba Fett. Plus, you’ll visit an all-new location from Star Wars: The Force Awakens! Location: Echo Lake – Disney’s Hollywood Studios® This attraction has FastPass+
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Season of the ForceA Galaxy Far, Far Away…Now at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®Discover new and updated Star Wars experiences that bring you closer to the epic saga than ever before. The blockbuster Star Wars movies transport viewers to a galaxy far, far away—and you can visit that galaxy at Walt Disney World® Resort! Embark on Star Wars adventures, visit Star Wars locations, meet Star Wars characters, view Star Wars movie props and shop for Star Wars merchandise.It’s all here for you to explore alongside your favorite Star Wars fans!Star Wars Launch Bay – Explore immersive special exhibits and get a peek of what’s to come in the new movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Discover sights, sounds and surprises that are sure to delight any Star Wars fan. Get an up-close look at replica props, models, costumes and artifacts from the Star Wars films and watch a behind-the-scenes video about how a new generation of filmmakers is crafting the future of the saga. Encounter Han Solo’s trusty sidekick, Chewbacca, for a furry photo and—if you’re brave enough—come face-to-face and encounter the dark warrior, Kylo Ren, on the bridge of his First Order Star Destroyer!Plus, join the Star Wars action when you play the latest version of the popular Disney Infinity video game—DisneyInfinity 3.0 Edition—which features an exclusive Toy Box built just for Star Wars Launch Bay. Location: Animation Courtyard
LEGO Imagination Centerat downtown Disney Marketplace is 4,400-square feet of fun. Guarded by friendly dinosaurs and a huge sea serpent made of LEGO bricks, this play area lets kids explore their creativity by building with colorful bricks, and it’s all free.
Disney’s Boardwalkfeatures free, live street entertainment in the evenings, including comedians, jazz ensembles and fire shows.
Sporting ScheduleOrlando Magic
Orlando City Soccer
Orlando Solar Bears
ESPN Wide World of Sports
Osceola Heritage Park & Silver Spurs Arena