Central Florida Events
A Rockin’ Horror PremierOctober 7 – 31
Put your sleuthing skills to the test at Sleuths Mystery Dinner Shows. This special Halloween show is a mash up of classic films such as Rocky Horror, Hocus Pocus, Thriller, and Little Shop of Horrors. Watch for clues and help solve the gruesome crime in this interactive show.
Spooky Nights and Spider FrightsOctober 13 – November 4th
Celebrate Halloween at the Orlando Eye. Take a selfie with the giant spider and watch the Orlando Eye light up every night at 8 p.m. as over 64,000 LED lights dance to Halloween music. On select nights you’ll enjoy a special dance party in the courtyard of I-Drive 360, complete with DJs and costume contests. Share the fun with #OrlandoHalloween.
Turkey Trot 5kNovember 23, 2017
Participate in a local Thanksgiving tradition. The Turkey Trot welcomes runners, joggers, and walkers of all ages. In addition to the 5k there is a costume contest and a special Tot Trot for kids. All proceeds support Meals on Wheels and other programs that support local seniors.
Winter in the Park: Ice SkatingNovember 18 – January 8, 2018
Glide and twirl across the ice while enjoying the mild weather. This outdoor ice skating rink brings the magic of this snowy season to Orlando and is fun for all ages. All day general admission includes the price of rental skates.
Pioneer DayNovember 11, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.
Historical reenactments, live music, and more bring to life Florida’s rich past. Find out how the Florida Seminoles and early pioneers survived the harsh Florida frontier in this interactive festival. Special activities for kids include storytelling and crafts.
The Hound of the BaskervillesOctober 11 – November 19, 2017
Join Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson as they tackle this three pipe problem. Their adventures take them to the English countryside where they uncover the mysterious case of the Baskerville family. This comedic take on a classic tale is the perfect start to the Halloween season.
ARToberFESTOctober 21-22, 2017
10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m.
Enjoy the 10th anniversary of this free festival combining fine art and Oktoberfest. German food and drink, live music, a juried art show and a craft station for kids will keep the whole family entertained.
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.
Epcot® International Food & Wine FestivalAugust 31 – November 13, 2017
Come 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.
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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—Disney Infinity 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.
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