Independence Day is almost here and there are a bunch of places to celebrate Fourth of July in Orlando. Whether you want to watch fireworks, get some barbeque or just chill with the fam, there is something for everyone. Red, White and Blue dress and sparklers are optional.

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Bass Pro Shop Family Summer Event

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

Orlando Science Center Bank of America Museums on Us Weekend

The first full weekend of every month, Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders get free admission to Orlando Science Center on Saturdays and Sundays through the Museums on Us program! To gain free entry, present your Bank of America or Merrill Lynch card and a photo ID.

Tuesday, July 2, 2019

Regal Theaters Summer $1 Movies

7/2-3 Despicable Me 3 and Dr. Seuss’ The Grinch

Cobb Theatres Free Summer Kids Shows

Enjoy the following movies at Cobb Theaters Kids Summer Movie Escape!

Hotel Transylvania 3: July 2, 3, 4

Enchanted Fairy Doors

There are whispers in the wind that the great fairy migration will be happening again at beautiful Leu Gardens this summer! Explore the 50-acre gardens to find where the fairies live. This whimsical exhibit will feature twenty one-of-a-kind fairy doors which will inspire your child’s imaginative world of mythical forests and secret gardens.

Wednesday, July 3, 2019

Altamonte Springs Red Hot and Boom

The City of Altamonte Springs and XL 106.7 are hosting yet another spectacular Independence Day celebration to honor the birthday of America! Come rain or shine, Red Hot & Boom will deliver an unforgettable night of great performances, mouthwatering eats and beautifully synchronized fireworks.

Baldwin Park Independence Day Bash

This FREE event will kick off with a festival in the Village Center of Baldwin Park hosted by Baldwin Park Joint Committee. At 9:15pm*, view a spectacular choreographed fireworks show over Lake Baldwin. The Village center will come alive with nearly 100 participants and sponsors of all kinds offering lots of fun

Lake Mary Food Truck Night

1st Wednesday of each month at 100 N. Country Club Road

Wacky Wednesday at Cool Jump

Every Wednesday All children up to age 12 jump for just $6!

West Orange Cinema 5 Summer Kids Shows

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 3rd Small Foot

Thursday, July 4, 2019

4th of July Extravaganza at My Little Town

Enjoy the Best 4th of July Celebration for Children, Only at My Little Town. * FREE PHOTO SHOOT ( with Patriotic Backdrop) from 10:00 am to 4:30 pm * Bubble time, and confetti celebration. * Mr Robot and Teddy Bear appearance. at 11am, 3pm, 6pm . * Tatto Station * Balloon figures.

16th Annual Winter Garden All American Kids Parade & Breakfast

Breakfast will be served from 8 – 10 am * Parade begins at 10 am * Line-up starts at 9:45 am at the Masonic Lodge Kids Eat Free!

Apopka Fireworks on the Fourth!

Live Music, food and drink vendors, kids zone and fireworks to cap off the night!

City of Oviedo 4th of July Celebration

Enjoy live entertainment by Natural Instinct and Spayed Koolie, food trucks, beer/wine, vendors, carnival rides and carnival games (pay to ride/play), unlimited bounce houses for the kiddos (wristbands $5 pre-purchase, $7 day of event), and a wonderful fireworks display at 9 p.m., weather permitting.

Fun Spot Family 4th of July

Join us 4th of July for a block party and fireworks at the parks! Live DJ at 7PM. Fireworks start at 9PM and will be at both Orlando and Kissimmee. This is a free event.

Star Spangled Fourth in Celebration

Celebration enjoys its Rockwellesque community events and July 4 is no exception. The 2019 edition promises to bring pageantry, community, rock n’ roll and of course, fireworks, all part of a Star Spangled Fourth of July. The day kicks off at 9 a.m. with our annual parade through the community.

Metrowest Musicfest

MetroWest invites you to participate in our upcoming 4th of July MusicWORKS! A FREE family-friendly community event that includes LIVE music (featuring Will Donato & Absolute Queen), a variety of food, vendors and FIREWORKS! Reserve your ticket now!

Monumental 4th of July Kissimmee

Don’t miss our biggest event of the year at the Monumental 4th of July festival. There’s something for the whole family to enjoy with the live music, KUA Kids Zone, craft and food vendors, and a fireworks grand finale.

Red, White & Boom – City of Clermont’s 4th of July Celebration

Join us for one of the City of Clermont’s biggest events of the year! Enjoy a 4th of July celebration at Waterfront Park filled with traditional Americana-type activities for all ages and ending with fireworks over Lake Minneola.

Windermere Annual 4th of July Pancake Breakfast

Annual pancake breakfast

Winter Garden Party in the Park

Bring a chair, blanket to sit on the grass for this annual Winter Garden tradition! Keep your eyes on the sky for one of the best firework displays in West Orange County.

Winter Springs Celebration on Freedom

Celebrate the Fourth of July with a bang at Celebration of Freedom presented by Duke Energy! Be sure to wear your red, white, and blue, and bring a blanket or lawn chair to enjoy this Winter Springs tradition.

Friday, July 5, 2019

Baldwin Park First Fridays

Over 80 local artisans of all genres will display their art while guests shop and stroll through the heart of downtown Baldwin Park. Also featured are many Central Florida based small businesses and non-profit organizations with products and offerings ranging from health and fitness, to beauty and fashion, as well as community service opportunities.

FAVO: Art on The Fifth of July

Faith Arts Village Orlando, a vibrant arts complex that was once an abandoned motel. Don’t miss downtown’s most popular first-Friday art party and studio open house. Chat with local artists! Browse vendor stalls! Enjoy live music with kids, family or a date!! The Colonial entrance is closed.

ICON Park Lights Up I-Drive

The two-day event will jumpstart the weekend on Thursday, July 4 and Friday, July 5. The first day of the celebration begins on July 4 from 4 p.m. to 10 p.m. and continues on July 5 from 4 p.m. to midnight.

July 5th Eustis Hometown Celebration

The City of Eustis will host its 2019 Independence Day Hometown Celebration on Friday, July 5th in Ferran Park. The free, family-friendly event runs from 5:00 – 9:30 PM and includes live music from NBC’s The Voice contestant Kaleb Lee, the Central Florida Show Ski Team Inc, Triangle Wrestling Club, vendors,  and food.

Saturday, July 6, 2019

Driftwood Market Free 4th of July Craft

Happy Birthday America! Come on out and celebrate with us for sips, snacks, and a kids patriotic butterfly craft at Driftwood Market in Winter Garden.

Independence Day Celebration at Winter Garden Farmers Market

Join us as we celebrate farmers, food, family and independence. Festivities will include a patriotic vendor booth decorating contest, fresh watermelon slices and other festive treats for sale. There will be lots of family-friendly games on the lawn and special SnapChat photos!

Kids Fairy/Dino Gardens Workshop at Leu Gardens

Come join this creative and fun Fairy/Dino Garden Workshop! This is a great way to get kids involved with gardening & learn some plants knowledge.

Mennello Museum of American Art Museums on Us Weekend

Visit The Mennello Museum this weekend and enjoy a FREE cultural experience thanks to Bank of America’s Museums on Us! Bank of America and Merrill Lynch cardholders receive free admission by presenting their debit or credit card, along with valid photo ID at the front desk.

Sunday, July 7, 2019

Avery’s Wish Bike Show Competition

Join us for a good time and a great cause! We are hosting a family friendly fundraiser for Avery’s Wish. We will have a bounce house, kids’ corner, face painting, DJ, raffles, catered food for purchase, dessert, bar for the adults, vendors, and a bike show hosted by Full Throttle Magazine.

Eatonville Crafts & Culture Market: July Edition

We kick-off our SUMMER Edition of the Crafts & Culture Market! Featuring local artist, craft makers, vendors & orgs to join us! EVERY FIRST SUNDAY OF THE SUMMER!

Family Movie Night at Old Town

Bring the entire family to watch free movies on a big screen. Old Town will play family-friendly movies and classics every Sunday night. Bring a chair, grab some snacks at your favorite Old Town store, and spend the night watching a movie underneath the stars. Movies are every Sunday night beginning at dusk.

Little Artisans at Hamlin Artisan Market

Drop by the Hamlin Artisan Market every Sunday and enjoy a new “LITTLE ARTISANS” craft project perfect for the whole family. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ New projects announced weekly. Supplies provided.

Which of these activities do you plan to do in Orlando this week?