Things To Do This Weekend

Things to do this weekend in Orlando: April 16- April 18

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Can you believe that we are almost at the weekend again? Be sure to spend some time outside enjoying the nice weather! There are a wide range of activities happening this weekend in Orlando, so there should be something for everyone. Check out our list below of things to do in Orlando this weekend with kids.

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Cocoa Beach Air Show

Performers include U.S. Air force Thunderbirds, F-22 Raptor Demo Team, Socom Para-Commandos, Douglas C-47 Tico Bell, Geico Skytypers and Mike Wiskus. Click here for frequently asked questions.

CFC Arts presents Cinderella

The classic music of Rodgers and Hammerstein and this enchanting tale take on a contemporary reimagining. A pumpkin transforming into a carriage, a plain country girl and a prince joining in marriage – impossible? Witness the impossible become possible, with the help of Fairy Godmother, of course!

Family Potter’s Wheel Class at PlaceFull

You and your family can learn how to throw on the potter’s wheel from one of our experienced artists. 2 different times to choose from. Children 5 years to 17 years old must take class with an Adult member of the family.

Osceola Arts presents Pippin

The young son of a medieval French ruler, Charlemange is in search of the secret to a life of fulfillment. Enter a mysterious troupe of players that encourage him to engage in multiple temptations on his road to finding true happiness.

One World: International Women Artists Of Florida

An invitational showcase of work by nine professional working artists and Florida residents from different countries — each with a distinctive style that lifts up the individual woman’s love of their art form with influences from their country of origin and life experience.

Peter Pan at Orlando Ballet

Fly through a starlit London night and dive headfirst into a magical adventure in Neverland in Jorden Morris’ Peter Pan.

Rock, Mineral, Gem, Jewelry and Fossil Show

Central Florida Mineral & Gem Society Inc., a non-profit 501(C)3 educational organization, is hosting Show on April 17th and April 18, 2021.  Show time: Saturday 9am to 5pm and Sunday 9am to 4pm. Vendors offering minerals, rocks, fossils, beads, gemstones, handcrafted cabochons and jewelry,

Southern Hills Farm Blueberry and Sunflower Picking

Join us for our 8th blueberry u-pick season at Southern Hill Farms! Our blueberry, zinnia, and sunflower picking will continue through May, and u-pick peaches will be available beginning mid to late April. Keep an eye out for updates!

The Addams Family, Musical Comedy at MCP Theater

Magic Curtain Productions Family Theater presents The Addams Family, A new musical comedy with a wide variety of musical and dancing styles from our family theater actors.

Friday, April 16, 2021

Art After Dark Lake Nona

There’s a great event coming to Lake Nona this and every Friday. ART AFTER DARK LAKE NONA Enjoy 3 Hours of Art Displays, Live Demonstrations,

City of Oviedo Family Bingo Night

Select Fridays from 6:30-8:30pm at Oviedo Cultural Center. Facial coverings will be required for the duration of the bingo games, and we will be following CDC guidelines to keep you and all other participates dafe. Reservations will be required, please call 407-971-5575 to purchase cards.

Early Steps Joyful Music Virtual Playgroup

Dear Early Steps Family, Join us for our Early Steps Joyful Music Virtual Playgroup. We are so excited you are joining our Early Steps Joyful Music Virtual Playgroup. Playgroups will be offered all Fridays, free of charge. You will need to register for each class. Get ready to sing dance and make music!

Florida Film Academy-Kids Night Out

Kids Night Out events meet on Friday’s from 5:30pm-9:30pm Students enjoy a pizza party and a night of movie making fun. Students work together as a team and learn how create original films centered around fun themes!

Morse Museum Spring Celebration and Free April Fridays

The Morse Museum invites all to celebrate spring this year with newly installed exhibits and free appointments. A five-day spring celebration and free Fridays during the entire month of April provide many opportunities to view the collection at no charge.

Oviedo Movie in the Park

Begins at “dusk” (approximately 7:45pm). You will be purchasing a FREE ticket so make sure you put in 1 ticket for each member of your group attending. There are family/group circles on the amphitheater lawn so groups can sit together safely distanced away from others.

Toddler Art Play at Creative Jane Art Studio

Young children learn through play! Our creatively curated sensory bins and art experiences allow toddlers to splash, dig, squish, pile and swirl. No formal instruction is offered during Art Play but our creative stations will engage your curious little one and they’ll love exploring our bright and colorful space.

TOUR: Art Encounters: Community or Chaos

Virtual event via Facebook live: Join Isaac Gorres, CFAM Fred Hicks Curatorial Fellow, on a guided tour of this exhibition, which explores themes of social justice, protest, and freedom of speech.

Saturday, April 17, 2021

Kids Night at the Museum

Kids are invited to enjoy a night at OSC while exploring the exhibits, participating in STEM activities, and watching a live science show. Pizza and a film are also included. Children will be kept in age-appropriate small groups to adhere to social distancing guidelines. Face coverings are required.

Family Time on the Farm at Wildflower Farms

Join us Saturday evenings for Family time on the Farm. Our baby goats will be among you meeting and greeting, snuggling and jumping, clearing your mind of the past week’s woes. We will supply fresh greens you can feed them.

KidX- What is Magic Wonder Workshop at Melbourne Square Mall

Melbourne Square will be hosting a KidX-What is Magic Wonder Workshop on April 17 near the Children’s Play Area sponsored by Chick-fil-A and Gator Motors . We will have two time slots 12 PM and 1 PM created for social distancing so you will need to register at Eventbrite for your time slot.

Mom and Me at Dinamo Gymnastics

This 45-minute class is a parent and child program. It is designed for boys and girls ages 18 months to 3 years. The goal of this program is to introduce important socialization skills such as listening and following directions, waiting for turns and interacting with new friends.

Sanford Food Truck Fiesta

Come enjoy the streets of beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford in “The Famous L” between West End Trading Co. and Celery City Craft! Grab food from 12+ food trucks, drinks from the bars, enjoy live music outside, and plenty of tables and chairs to sit and eat your food truck bounty!

Taste of Paradise – Caribbean Food Fete at Nona Adventure Park

Taste of Paradise: The most anticipated Caribbean Food & entertainment event is coming to Lake Nona. The most anticipated Caribbean food & entertainment event is coming to Nona Adventure Park Saturday, April 17th & Sunday, April 18th, 2021!

Yoga in the Park at Trotwood Park Winter Springs

Outdoor Yoga held in two of our beautiful city parks: November-April: 8 am at Central Winds Park, between the dog park and lake. Bring a mat, water, and a friend! This is an all levels, family friendly class.

Sunday, April 18, 2021

Boot Camp Style Workouts for Family

We’re back! Boot-Camp style class and post-workout shake after for only $7.00. Great opportunity to get back in shape and stay accountable for your summer results.

East Orlando Farmers Market and More

Shop for great produce and products from local artisans at the East Orlando Farmers Market. Grab some lunch in Waterford Lakes Town Center after picking up your purchases.

Frontyard Festival Disney Movie Nights

Nearly every Sunday through May, enjoy a classic Disney movie in a socially distanced box on the lawn of the Dr. Phillips Center. Upon booking tickets, guests can choose their own box for up to 5 people.

Winter Garden Farmer’s Market

The Winter Garden Farmers Market is your hometown market open every Saturday from 8:00am to 1:00pm in beautiful Historic Winter Garden.

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