This weekend kicks off the beginning of July and summer is definitely heating up in Orlando, in more ways than one. This weekend let the kids run free at The Little Gym, attend a family movie at Lake Eola, do some yoga, learn about ladybugs or attend a cooking class. Whatever you do enjoy!

This Weekend in Orlando: Multiple Dates

The Little Mermaid by Orlando Shakespeare Theatre

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)

This Weekend in Orlando: Friday, June 29, 2018

Friday Family Films at Morse Museum

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.  Reservations required.

Kissimmee: Parent & Tot Free classes at Sportsrock Gymnastics

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.

Orlando Museum of Art Family Yoga

Come de-stress with your kids (ages 3 and up) and enjoy an hour-long yoga class that includes fun games, music, and stories. Doing yoga as a family promotes health and well-being, and provides tools to use back at home to relax, manage stress and emotions, and be more focused on the present moment.

Friday Night Frenzy at Rebounderz Apopka

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!

Mad Science Kids Night Out

Every Friday (except the weeks of Thanksgiving, Christmas and New Years). Includes dinner, science class, games, crafts, activities and movie time. Ages 4-12 years

Lake Eola Movieola- “Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle”

Enjoy Lake Eola Park’s Free Outdoor Movies each month. Bring blankets, chairs, snacks and the whole family to enjoy this year’s selections. Leashed pets are welcome. Be sure to arrive early to secure a spot and enjoy some of the pre-movie activities. Lawn games, Mix 105.1 and music are part of the activities.

Summer Pool Party at Chris Lyle Aquatic Center

Summer Pool Party! Students ages 11 years old and up are invited to splash it up at our Summer Pool Party Events. Cost is $5 per student. June 29th – Glow Stick & Waterslide Party

Parents’ Survival Night at the Little Gym of Ocoee

Parents call it a break from the kids. Kids call it a break from their parents. That sounds like a win-win situation to us. Our Parents’ Survival Nights out let you enjoy some adult time to see a movie, catch up with friends or enjoy a meal without—ahem—your pint-sized food critics in tow.

Bring it! LIVE

After two consecutive years of bringing down the house, “Bring It! LIVE” is back by overwhelming demand, and set to take the stage in Orlando. Miss D and her Dancing Dolls, the stars of Lifetime’s hit series Bring It!will be coming with an all new “Bring It! LIVE” 2018 summer tour.

This Weekend in Orlando: Saturday, June 23, 2018

Family Summer Camp Days at the Art & History Museums

June 30: Fire – Who has the most heat? THE SUN! We’re use the sun’s power to make cyanotypes, and to make shadow art as well. Then, as families, we’ll explore the art of encaustics- using melted wax to create abstract masterpieces, suitable for hanging.

Ladybug Festival at Santa’s Farm

25,000 hungry ladybugs are ready to be released into the field to feast on the aphid insects that destroy our Christmas trees. Ladybug releases are scheduled for 1:00 and 3:00. Everyone attending will receive their own container of ladybugs to release.

Caribbean American Heritage Month Festival

June 30th celebrate Caribbean American Heritage Month with us through a One Day Festival and Business Expo. June 30th, experience the Caribbean through Fashion, Culture, Food, Music and Business. This is a wonderful mixture of a Cultural Expo and a Business Expo all under one roof at Orlando Fashion Square Mall

Big & Little Chef: Italy!

Partner up to tackle some of the best food in the world as you prepare everything from homemade pasta to cannoli’s! That’s Amore!

Orange Park Mall Freedom Festival

The 8th annual Orange Park Mall Freedom Festival will honor our military and first responders with a day of festivities, including bounce houses, food trucks, fireworks and games.

Poinciana Fireworks Spectacular

The Association of Poinciana Villages (APV) has announced a Fourth of July celebration that the entire community can enjoy. The 2018 Independence Day Fireworks Spectacular will be held on Saturday, June 30, 2018 from 6 p.m. until 10 p.m. at the Vance Harmon Park Amphitheater, located at 50 Country Club Road in Poinciana.

Illuminights at Boing Fun Center

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.

Family Night Skate

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.

Once Upon A Slime

Come join us for a night of 90’s nostalgia and play the games of your favorite iconic game show from the 90’s. Guests will be selected from the audience to come up on stage and play these nostalgic games alongside you favorite 90’s stars.

Flicks on the Fairway “Back to the Future”

Please join us at the Winter Park Golf Course for a movie night partnered by Enzian! Back to the Future will be played and popcorn will be provided. Make sure to bring a chair or blanket to lay on while you watch the movie. See you in the Future!

This Weekend in Orlando: Sunday, June 24, 2018

Breakfast Cruise Down St. John’s River on Rivership Barbara-Lee

Boarding: 7:45AM – Cruising: 8AM-10AM Adults (7yrs & older): $25 each Children (6yrs & under): $20.00 Price includes: All-You-Can-Eat Pancakes and Sausage, Coffee, Tea and 1st Glass of Orange Juice

Sensory Sensitive Sunday: Chuck E Cheese

Chuck E. Cheese’s is proud to support families who have children with autism and special needs. We now offer a sensory-friendly experience on the first Sunday of every month. Our trained and caring staff is there to make sure each guest has a fun filled visit.

Enchanted Nature Walkabout at Mead Botanical Gardens

Come and Play with Us at Mead Botanical Gardens on the 1st Sun of each month. Learn about trees, shrubs, fairies, gnomes, pixies, flowers, and the many elements of Earth’s Magic and Enchantment. Awaken the senses and beyond as you explore this amazing place!

Eustis Hometown Celebration

Free, family-friendly event runs from 5 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Includes live music from Recording Artist Eli Mosley starting at 5 p.m., along with vendors, food, a kids’ zone and a spectacular fireworks finale over Lake Eustis at 9:30 p.m.

Family Movie Night and Game 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.

What do you plan to do this weekend in Orlando?