Just like that and it’s the end of the month! Time sure does fly when you’re having fun. Hope everyone’s enjoying their eventful summer. Check out below what events there are to do in Orlando this week.
Every Thursday, Saturday and Sunday starting on June 22 and running through July 21. Family Summer Event – To teach a new generation about enjoying the outdoors. Workshops, which will include crafts, will run Thursdays & Saturdays 12noon, 1pm, 2pm and 3pm Sundays 1pm & 2pm 5 various workshops (Thursday, Saturday, and Sunday)
Twinkle Toes Dance Party is an upbeat dance class designed for toddlers ages 2 to 5 years old. Children will get to move, groove and shake it in a fun and friendly atmosphere that promotes creative movement and thinking. (Thursday and Friday)
7/16-17 SmallFoot and Secret Life of Pets (Tuesday and Thursday)
Tuesday, July 16, 2019
Sponsored by the City of Winter Garden, this summer series of family-friendly flicks takes place on Tuesdays in June and July at 10:00 am, with just $3 admission which includes a kids’ size popcorn and fruit juice combo.
July 16 Beauty and the Beast (1991, G)
A free movie for kids 12 years of age and under. Children must be accompanied by an adult at all times. 7/16-Ratatouille
Bring your strollers and littlest ones for a fun-filled story time and art activity at The Mennello Museum of American Art. Associate Curator of Education Katherine Navarro will share a children’s book followed by a visual arts activity. Great for ages 2-5.
Bring your family to the Morse and explore the late 19th- and early 20th-century American art in our galleries. Each 40-minute tour is led by a Museum educator and includes a take-home art activity. The tour begins at 11:00 am. Reservations required.
Wednesday, July 17, 2019
Join us on select Wednesdays at 10am for our annual summer movies. Here are the days and titles:
7/17: Wreck It Ralph 2
FREE and open to the public! No table reservations can be made for this event.
Every Wednesday All children up to age 12 jump for just $6!
Join us Wednesday’s throughout the summer for our summer kid’s shows. The feature starts at 10 am and admission is a $1.50 for everyone!
July 17th Early Man
Thursday, July 18, 2019
Come “Learn, Play, and Party” With Us and participate in one of our arts and craft activities! Crafts are selected to coincide with seasons, holidays, or activities taking place throughout the year. Arts and Crafts is free for Royal Court Members (playground members) and included in general admission for non-members.
Aloma Bowling Centers offer Free Bowling for Kids this Summer 2019 – Aloma Bowling Centers’ annual Free Bowling for Kids deal is back! With the temperatures heating up and summer break just around the corner, parents are looking for cool deals their kids will enjoy.
The wild alternative to your standard happy hour! Have it outside at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. On the third Thursday of each month, we’ll reopen the gates at 5:30 p.m. and for just $5 admission, adults over the age of 21 can stroll through the Zoo enjoying live music, purchase some refreshing beer and wine, and meet animals up-close!
Friday, July 19, 2019
Join us every Friday as Art After Dark takes over Lake Nona Town Center. Perfectly nestled between delicious Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen and Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine, Park Pizza & Brewing Company, Art After Dark is a perfect evening out for the whole family.
A night out for parents while kids have a blast! For kids 3 years old to 5th grade once a month from 6:30pm to 9:30pm at Calvary Orlando! Cost is $5 per child and includes dinner (pizza, chips and juice)!
Every Friday morning, we invite you to come out to our 1/4-acre urban farm plot in West Orlando at 626 W South Street, Orlando, FL 32805. Whether you’re a novice or an expert, we welcome all to join us in growing fresh delicious food!
Parents Night Out events are suited specifically to allow you to have some “me time” while the children have a blast at Gymnastics USA! Enjoy dinner and a movie while the children enjoy pizza and cartwheels (not at the same time of course!).
Summer Pool Party! at the Chris Lyle Aquatic center, located at 3001 17th Street, St. Cloud Fl. Students ages 11 years old and up are invited to splash it up at our Summer Pool Party Events, select Fridays from 6 pm to 10 pm. Cost is $5 per student.
Saturday, July 20, 2019
The Parks & Recreation Department’s Family Fun Program will host Bark in the Park in Lake Baldwin Park. Children of all ages will make “no bake” dog treats then hand them out to dogs visiting the park.
Drop by for fun and educational activities that are perfect for the whole family, including children’s films, scavenger hunts, games, and hands-on art making. July 20, 2019
Dive-In Movie Night at the Chris Lyle Aquatic Center Kick back and relax in the pool while you watch a movie on the big screen. Cost is only $1 per person (facility fee) and gates open at 7:00 pm, the movie starts at sundown.
July 20th – “The Lion King”
Swing on in for some wild life full of family fun at Jungle Safari Saturday on July 20th from 11AM – 3PM. Get ready to have wild time with Baloo and Mowgli from The Jungle Book and enjoy live animals, face painters, arts and craft stations and so much more!
Calling all kiddos (5-12 years)! It’s time for your very own Kids AcroYoga Class! Join Kids Yoga Teacher and Certified AcroYoga Teacher Sarah Burnett the third Saturday of every month for a fun and playful class. Students will work together to make fun shapes and poses as they learn how to base, fly and spot
We’re turning Dr. Dare’s Lab into a celestial laboratory with black lit space-themed experiments! • Discover what it takes to be an astronaut in our Astronaut Training Facility. • Catch First Man and WALL-E in the Digital Adventure Theater and Journey To Space, and Apollo 11: First Steps Edition in the Dr. Phillips CineDome
Event includes Canvas, painting supplies & apron. Each person will have a canvas to take home! The movie The Grinch will be shown. Bring your blankets, pillows and snacks for a family fun night! Complimentary gift bags for parents. This event is for parents and kids to attend together.
Join us for a sing-a-long with Mr. Richard at our Corrine Drive location.
Fifty years to the day after astronauts Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin landed on the moon in 1969, we’re celebrating that mega-historic event and the Central Florida community that helped make it possible. Enjoy fun family activities, presented in partnership with WUCF TV and the Orange County Library System
3rd Annual Hero Hype Orlando Comic Con “Heroes Collide” come join us for one day only for family fun! Gaming tournaments, costume contest, photo-ops, giveaways & more.
The only thing better than a brownie is one that’s shaped like a bowl and filled with ice cream. In this class, we’ll use our Brownie Bowl Pan to make yummy chocolate brownies and then fill them with freshly-made ice cream. Yum! Includes our Brownie Bowl Pan Suitable for ages 8-13
Sunday, July 21, 2019
Over 20 different companies will be available including baby goods, mommy and me, registry services, parenting services, fitness, safety, health and life insurance, photographers, retailers, and more for moms.
Free ice cream, prizes and giveaways throughout the day.
You’ll find The Orlando Farmer’s Market is much more than just your average farmers market. Find seasonal fresh produce, a wide variety of indoor and outdoor plants, artwork, handmade craft items like jewelry, pottery, and soap. We are dog friendly, so bring your pets and enjoy a perfect family afternoon.
Put on your wellies and hop into American Girl for a special WellieWishers Friendship Tea Party! Parties will take place through October and include a special menu, crafts, fun WellieWishers-inspired conversation cards, and a cupcake-decorating activity.
Monday, July 22, 2019
To kick off the always exciting Shark Week, come enjoy the cinematic masterpiece, Sharknado, on the lawn of À La Cart! Five food trucks will be there for plenty of food options, and inside the bar will have a variety of beer, wine, and non-alcoholic beverages.