Can you believe that we are almost at the weekend again? Time is definitely flying! There are a wide range of activities happening this weekend in Orlando, so there should be something for everyone. Whether you like art, magic, or are looking to celebrate Martin Luther King Day, there is something for you to do this weekend.

Multiple Dates

Otronicon at Orlando Science Center

Since its inception in 2006, Otronicon has successfully sparked interest throughout the Central Florida community in science, technology, engineering, art, math, digital media, simulation, robotics, virtual reality, and more. (All Weekend)

Friday, January 18, 2019

Art Adventures: Home is Where the Art is

For preschool children ages 3-5 and a grownup of their choosing in mind. Imagine a world where your home is made of paper, patterns, grids, graphs, and lots of dots! Be inspired by Jennifer Bartlett’s artwork, HOUSE, consisting of 25 prints resembling houses.

Mad Science Kids Night Out

Held at the Mad Science Lab inside of the Oviedo Mall. Includes dinner, science class, crafts, games, movie time, and more! $25/child! For kids 4-12 years old. No need to pre-register- just show up at the door at 6pm!

Oviedo Movie in the Park

The Movie in the Park series returns to Center Lake Park on Friday, January 18th. “Penguins of Madagascar Antarctica” begins at dusk.

Oviedo Family Bingo

Bring everyone for a fun-filled night at Oviedo Family Bingo! Prizes will be awarded to the winners of each game played. All games will be played on Fridays. Space is limited so first come, first served. Concessions will be sold. Dates, times, and fees are subject to change.

Parents Night Out at Ft. Gatlin Recreation Complex

Parents Night Out gives kids in grades Kindergarten-5th grade a night full of fun games, crafts and movies, while parents get an evening out!

Saturday, January 19, 2019

Annual Dr.Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade

The Southwest Orlando Jaycees cordially invites you to participate in the 35th Annual Downtown Orlando Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade on Saturday, January 19, 2019 at 10:00AM.

Block Kids- Building Block Contest & Community Event

Bring the entire family for a day of building and construction fun! Pre- Registration Required. Limited to first 150 registrations received. 9:00 AM Sign-in / 10:00 AM Competition Begins Note: Parent/Guardian MUST attend with child

CFAMily Days

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.

Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Celebration

Celebrate diversity, unity, and community at the City of Kissimmee Martin Luther King Jr. Unity Celebration! This energetic parade and festival will feature live performances from Gospel, R&B, and Soul artists, as well as food trucks, craft vendors, the KUA Kids Zone, and a unity parade through Historic Downtown Kissimmee.

Monster Jam

Monster Jam® is adrenaline-charged family entertainment providing jaw-dropping displays and gravity-defying feats that promises to always leave fans entertained.

Orlando Rep-Pip Squeak: An Anti-Bullying Magic Show

Award-winning magician and comedian Tony Brent returns with Pip-Squeak: An Anti-Bullying Magic Show. Because of his small size as a child, Tony was bullied in the cafeteria, in the gymnasium, on the playground, and generally anywhere there were no adults present.

The Art Room: Between the Brushes

Leave your kids with us on Saturday mornings from 10:00am-noon. When you pick them up, they will be excited to show you their new 12 X 16 canvas masterpiece! A fun morning for children 5 years and up.

Windermere Arbor Day & Treebute

Climbing competition, trees, plants, music, art, nature, education, kid’s climb.

Sunday, January 20, 2019

Annual Unity Heritage Festival

The City of Winter Park is proud to present the 17th Annual Unity Heritage Festival Sunday, January 20, and Monday, January 21, 2019. This annual community festival will promote family heritage and raise funds for the Educational Fulfillment Fund to benefit local economically disadvantaged youth.

Grove at The Grove- Featuring Beatle Beat

Featuring four talented musicians that re-create the look, style and sound of the most famous rock and roll band in the world – The Beatles! A totally self contained theatrical experience that takes you on a musical and visual trip back to the 60’s!

KT Artistry All Ages Batman/Batgirl Paint Class

Come get your paint on for $25 with this beautiful piece! You are always welcomed to personalize it in anyway you see fit. Ages 4 and up are welcome and no experience needed! Feel free to bring in your own food and drinks as well.

Monday, January 21, 2019

MLK Day seed-to-table workshop

Let your Child enjoy learning MLK Day Recipes Ages 8-14 years old

Ocoee Unity Parade and Celebration

City of Ocoee’s 13th Annual Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Unity Parade & Celebration Presented by the City of Ocoee Human Relations Diversity Board Monday, January 21, 2019 @ 10 a.m. – Clarke Road.

Penelope, Princess of the Peacocks!

Join Penelope, Princess of the Peacocks, on Mondays for a children’s show at the Winter Park History Museum! The show always begins at 10:00 am and will last about 25 minutes. Free and open to the public.

Winter Garden Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Come celebrate and honor this great leader of the civil rights movement. Community Parade will start at 10 am and travel along Plant Street through downtown Winter Garden.

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