Time is flying by and July is around the corner! There is a lot happening in Orlando this weekend to make the most of the last full weekend in June. You can attend a Watermelon Fest, see a play, watch an outdoor movie or sign up for a family paint night.
This Weekend in Orlando: Multiple Dates
Experience Boing! Fun Center like never before. Blacklights, Lasers, Glow in the Dark Dodgeball! Play under the lights, pizza and a drink are included. Remember to wear clothing that illuminates with the black lights. (Saturday and Sunday)
The 25th Annual Mascot Games, hosted by New Hope For Kids, returns to Amway Center for two exciting shows: Friday, June 22 and Saturday, June 23. The Friday game will offer a chance for groups and schools to get involved in the fun. For more information, please visit mascotgames.org.
Twenty-four of the best and most popular mascots from North America will join Orlando Magic’s STUFF, the event’s host mascot and recently honored as one of the best mascots in sports, for the annual competition. Mascots from MLB, NFL, MLS, NBA, NHL, and NCAA will be divided into four teams as they compete against each other in wild and zany games to determine the true champions of the Mascot world. (Friday and Saturday)
The Little Mermaid at Orlando Shakes on dates between June 14th and July 29th. Curiosity killed the catfish… A precocious young mermaid dreams of visiting the Landside. Against the advice of her friends, she makes a deal with an evil sea witch for the chance to earn the love of a human prince. (All Weekend)
Horton the Elephant, the Cat in the Hat and all of your favorite Dr. Seuss characters spring to life onstage in Seussical JR., a fantastical musical!
Star Command, get ready for something huge! The Toy Story Land Mall Tour powered by BoxLunch brings a preview of Andy’s backyard to your local mall with several surprises along the way. The Toy Story Land Mall Tour comes to Altamonte Mall on June 23-24 featuring interactive photo booths, sneak peeks at the Toy Story Land concept art giveaways and more!
As an added treat, BoxLunch is giving fans a chance to win a 4-night/5-day Walt Disney World Resort vacation to “Play Big” at the brand-new Toy Story Land! (Saturday and Sunday)
This Weekend in Orlando: Friday, June 22, 2018
Join us for a night of painting, cookies & family FUN! Participants 8 years and older are welcome to join us as we paint our AWESOME creative piece!! This night will be lead by artist Cristina Ally who will gladly walk all levels of painters through creating this fun creative piece!
8m – 6 years 15 – 20 minutes Amaya Papaya University is an enrichment program for children 0-5 years old designed to teach early S.T.E.A.M. concepts, promote social interaction, encourage cognitive development and enhance creativity.
This 90-minute program includes a short film, a tour of selected galleries at the Morse, and an art project related to the Museum’s collection.
Bring your blankets and snacks and join us for a free family movie night on Friday, June 22. We will be showing “The Greatest Showman” in Founder’s Hall starting at 6:00 p.m.
Friday Night Frenzy 6pm-11pm * 3 hours of jump time * 2 slices of pizza * 1 fountain drink Enjoy our light show from 8-11 pm! ALL for $25! What a deal!
Indoor Playground is an open gym session for our little stars 5 years of age and younger. We have Indoor Playground on the 1st Tuesday of each month and the 2nd and 4th Fridays of each month. The cost is just $7 per child and includes 2 hours 10am-12pm of FUN!
Thru the use of music and props, we will introduce Gross motor skills (ie. Big Movements) like marching, running, jumping, stomping, hanging, climbing, under, over, through, etc. We will also incorporate Eye/Hand Coordination activities, as well as Pre-Gymnastics skills like rolling, swinging, jumping, balancing and the shapes used through every level of gymnastics.
Every Friday (except the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Year’s). Includes dinner, science class, games, crafts, activities and movie time. Ages 4-12 years
The event is held on brick main street in front of Town Hall located in the heart of Downtown Windermere. Trucks are open for business from 5-9:30pm. Bring friends, family, chairs, blankets, and an appetite.
This Weekend in Orlando: Saturday, June 23, 2018
Go to family night at Astro Skate for 3 hours of skating fun for the entire family. $20 for a family of 5 with one adult/$7 for an individual. Prices do not include skate rental.
WUCF—in partnership with Central Florida Zoo and Botanical Gardens – will host Go Wild with Curious George!
The event will feature meet & greets with George and fun, family STEM activities.
The event is free to all zoo attendees. Zoo admission ticket is required to enter the Zoo.
Fly Into Summer is a FREE aviation-theme event that is perfect for families with children between 5 and 12 years of age. FREE entry to Aerospace Discovery at the Florida Air Museum ALL DAY! Free Ice Cream for the first 125 participants thanks to Dairy Queen 98N Picnic area available.
Experience the sights and sounds of the Zoo at night during this exciting nocturnal adventure! The evening will begin in the Discovery Center with up close animal encounters. Fascinating night life will come to light as we venture into the Zoo for a guided flashlight tour and explore the Zoo after dark. This is a great program for families, but because it is a late-night program, children must be five years or older to attend.
Kids Invited to Dress Up for a Magical Afternoon at The Florida Mall WHAT: Calling all superheroes – it’s time for all the little Spiderman and Wonder Woman fans to come together!
EVENT IS FREE TO ENTER! Come out every 4th Saturday and enjoy music, food, drink, and fun. Bring a chair, maybe an umbrella, and settle in for some free entertainment and the best venues between 4th and 5th on Sanford Avenue. Check our Facebook page for entertainment and vendors each month.
Storytime with The Little Mermaid at Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream Saturday, June 23 at 11:00 AM – Noon Join Princess Allura from Orlando Shakes’ The Little Mermaid for storytime at Kelly’s Homemade Ice Cream!
Tutu Tales Party Productions and The Lemon Lily Tea Room present: A Vintage Tea Party Our series of tea parties will showcase a different character every time! This truly VIP (Very Important Princess) experience is limited to only 24 children.
This Weekend in Orlando: Sunday, June 24, 2018
Every other Sunday evening, families can enjoy a unique movie experience by relaxing in the wave pool or on the beach while taking in a movie on Daytona Lagoon’s giant, outdoor movie screen. There will be movie-themed trivia, face painting, prize giveaways, plus food and drink deals the whole family will enjoy.
Our Peanut Butter Matinee Family Film Series usually occurs on the fourth Sunday of the month. It is always family friendly and only $8 (General Public) and FREE for kids 12 & under.
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.
Something out of this world is landing at My Little Town… This Sunday, June 24, get ready to experience Our Newest and Biggest attraction yet… My Little Town’s Superheroes Academy! We will feature a Grand Opening celebration at 10:30am! and character appearance at 10:30am, 2pm and 5pm!
Put on your wellies and hop into American Girl Orlando 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.