Author: Orlando Mom

Martin Luther King Day Orlando Events

  I love any day that the kids are off of school!  I especially love when I can take that day off and make it a fun learning experience with them.  This year, Martin Luther King Day is Monday, January 20th.  If you are looking for Martin Luther King Day Orlando events to attend with your kids, here is a list of the happenings around town that can help teach them about this civil rights activist. I Have A Dream: Orange County Library Branches Head to one of the Orange County Library branches’ for their I have A Dream...

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Free Activities in Orlando in January

It’s right after Christmas, and we understand that after buying our little dears what they wanted (and needed) for Christmas, the activity budget might be sort of low. We are her to help! Here are free activities in Orlando this January. Getdown Downtown FREE event with live music, family fun zone with sports themed activities and more. Wear your team colors. Date: January 3 Time: 6pm to 9pmLocation: Downtown Maitland, Independence Lane Bank of America Museums on Us Weekend Show your Bank of America card to get free admission to participating museums.Date: January 4 & January 5Time: During museum operating hoursLocation: Various...

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Holiday Events in Orlando

Orlando is the family fun capital of the world and December brings tons of family fun to the area. If you are looking for a way to celebrate the holidays with your kids, take a look at this list of holiday events in Orlando. Eola Park Tree Lighting Ceremony December 6 Enjoy the lighting of the 72-ft Christmas tree in Lake Eola park. The tree lighting ceremony will feature live music and entertainment as well as a food truck bazaar.  Winter on the Avenue December 6 Kickoff the holiday season in Winter Park at their Winter on the Avenue...

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Review of The Void Orlando: I Stepped into Star Wars

Two weeks ago, I went to The VOID at Disney Springs with my daughter. To be honest, I had no idea what to expect, but we both had a great time. I had passed The VOID at Disney Springs a few times while visiting Disney Springs. It is located in the back near where you find the Christmas Tree Trail during the holidays and by the spray fountain where they do dance parties. From research online and talking to an employee at The VOID, I had, what I thought, was a basic understanding of the experience; it was a more...

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Review of Planet Obstacle: Trampolines, zip lines and giant slides, oh my!

Last weekend, I headed over to Planet Obstacle with daughter. In the past, we have been to many a bouncy house (can you say – go to birthday party location) and trampoline parks. But Planet Obstacle seemed like it took both to the next level, at least on paper, so we wanted to see if the promise would be realized. It definitely was, and then some. What There is To Do In a word, Planet Obstacle is huge! There is so much to do here that your kids might get whiplash from swiveling their heads back and forth trying...

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mikaela walker




Hi and welcome to Orlando Parents. My name is Mikaela and I am the Editor and Founder of the site. When my first child was born, I was looking all over for things to do with her. Quite frankly, it took a lot of time. I wanted to create a site to make it easier for other parents to find things to do with their kids and thus I created Orlando Parents.

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