Central Florida Events
Rock the Universe™ is a separately ticketed special event* held on Sept. 7 and Sept. 8, 2018. Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights brings together stories and visions from the world’s most notorious creators of horror. As the sun sets on days filled with thrills in all of Universal’s theme parks, the night awakens with a frightening chill in Universal Studios Florida™. From cinematic greats and crazed current cult favorites to the park’s original abominations. Make your way through terrifying haunted houses. Face nightmarish creatures on streets twisted into sinister scare zones. Lose yourself in outrageous live shows. Then escape to some of Universal Studios’ most exhilarating attractions where heart pounding takes on a different meaning —until the horror calls you back.
The screaming starts September 14.
Select Nights September 14–November 3
WARNING: EVENT MAY BE TOO INTENSE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN AND IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. NO COSTUMES OR MASKS ALLOWED. Separately ticketed event. Event occurs rain or shine. No rain checks, returns or refunds. Dates, times, attractions and entertainment are subject to availability and may change without notice. Free self-parking after 6pm is not valid for Halloween Horror Nights™. Other restrictions may apply. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2018 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.
Smithsonian Museum Day at the History CenterSeptember 22, 2018
Enjoy Smithsonian Museum Day at the Orange County Regional History Center. Receive free admission and enjoy complimentary family-friendly activities, then check out interactive exhibits on Florida’s history including the citrus industry and aviation.
Orlando Jazz FestivalSeptember 21 – 22, 2018
Enjoy a weekend of beautiful jazz music at the Dr. Phillips Center for performing arts. Named on of the hottest jazz festivals in the Southeast, the festival includes performances by Maysa, Pieces of a Dream, Euge Groove, and more. Enjoy an evening out with great food and music or purchase a festival pass to enjoy all performances.
Cirque du Soleil: CrystalAugust 1 – 5, 2018
Experience a brand new Cirque du Soleil production in Orlando. Follow lead character Crystal as she embarks on a magical journey of self-discovery as told by talented acrobats and ice skaters. Don’t miss this one-of-a-kind show that is sure to be a hit with fans of circus arts and skating alike.
Movie Night at Leu GardensAugust 3, 2018
Watch a movie under the stars this summer at the Harry P. Leu Gardens. Grab a blanket, chairs, and picnic dinner and join Orlando locals for a screening of Black Panther. You can also purchase dinner at the gardens in Curbie’s Sidewalk Café. Cool off with popsicles from Peak Season Pops. Movie screening is weather permitting.
Florida Kids and Family ExpoAugust 18-19, 2018
Escape the heat at the Florida Kids and Family Expo. Featuring over 150,000 square feet of air conditioned fun, the expo includes free product samples, character meet and greets, bounce houses, and more. There is something for children of all ages as well as parents. Strollers are welcome.
Electric Ocean at SeaWorldMay 25 – September 2, 2018
Enjoy summer evenings at SeaWorld. Electric Ocean includes special shows such as POP, a bubble art show and Ignite, a summer fireworks and fountain spectacular. After the shows, join in the dance party or enjoy exclusive dining specials including local craft beers. Electric Ocean is available on select nights until September.
STRANGER THINGS is coming to Halloween Horror Nights™Halloween Horror Nights™ takes you deep inside the twisted world of STRANGER THINGS. From a vile, secret lab to the terrifying Void to the monstrous reality of the Upside Down, you try to escape—but The Demogorgon is moving closer.
WARNING: EVENT MAY BE TOO INTENSE FOR YOUNG CHILDREN AND IS NOT RECOMMENDED FOR CHILDREN UNDER THE AGE OF 13. NO COSTUMES OR MASKS ALLOWED.
Halloween Horror Nights is a separately ticketed event. Event occurs rain or shine. No rain checks, returns or refunds. Prices, dates, times, attractions and entertainment subject to availability and may change without notice. Other restrictions may apply.
All Rights Reserved. Universal elements and all related indicia TM & © 2018 Universal Studios. All rights reserved.
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—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.
Sporting ScheduleOrlando Magic
Orlando City Soccer
Orlando Solar Bears
ESPN Wide World of Sports
Osceola Heritage Park & Silver Spurs Arena