I cannot believe that it is March already. This year is starting to fly by. Summer is just over the horizon and we have already started to make plans.  Until then, there are lots of activities to do this weekend in Orlando. Find something for everyone.

Multiple Dates

Central Florida Fair

At the annual Fair, Visitors and residents alike will enjoy scores of rides through our exciting Midway, from stomach dropping thrillers for our adrenaline seekers to Kiddie Land for our youngest riders, the Central Florida Fair delivers clean family fun for everyone! In addition there are concerts, livestock and more! ( All weekend)

El Carnaval in Lake Nona

We want to invite you to the first BIG Carnaval in Lake Nona, brought to you by Nonahood Latino Fiestas at Boxi Park. We will celebrate Brazilian and Caribbean style. (All weekend)

Florida Strawberry Festival

The Florida Strawberry Festival is an 11-day community event celebrating the strawberry harvest of Eastern Hillsborough County. Each year, over 500,000 visitors enjoy the festival’s headline entertainment, youth livestock shows, rides, exhibits of commerce and, of course, its strawberry shortcake. (All weekend)

Orlando Rep-Beat Bugs: A musical Adventure

Inspired by music made famous by The Beatles, “Beat Bugs: A Musical Adventure” hits the stage. Meet the Beat Bugs – five insect pals who explore the world and pick up life lessons along the way in this new musical, based on the Netflix animated series that incorporates songs of that famous band. (All weekend)

Friday, March 1, 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.

First Fridays Free Splash Pad-Sanford

Visit the splash pad at Ft. Mellon Park (600 E First Street) for free admission!

Free Admission at Morse Museum in Winter Park

Free Admission at Morse Museum in Winter Park. The world’s most comprehensive collection of works by Louis Comfort Tiffany is housed right here in Winter Park, Florida—and you can experience it for free.

Movie Night at Harry P. Leu Gardens

Enjoy a current or classic film in a beautiful garden. Gardens open at 6:00 p.m., Movie time at 8:30 p.m. You may bring a dinner picnic basket and seating is recommended. Alcohol is permitted.

Teatime Dance Party

Brunch and dancing with Orlando’s favorite kiddie rocker, Mr Richard!

Saturday, March 2, 2019

Daddy Daughter Dance

Our annual Daddy-Daughter Dance. This is always a wonderful time for dads and daughters of all ages. It is never too early or too late to show your daughter how she deserves to be treated.

Kite Day Avalon Park

Join us for a fun day of Kite Flying and FREE Kite making for kids. There will be a picnic area and professional kite flyers. Join us to make your FREE KITE starting at 10am!

Orlando Rep-Beat Bugs: A musical Adventure

Inspired by music made famous by The Beatles, “Beat Bugs: A Musical Adventure” hits the stage. Meet the Beat Bugs – five insect pals who explore the world and pick up life lessons along the way in this new musical, based on the Netflix animated series that incorporates songs of that famous band.

Orlando Rep-Beat Bugs: A musical Adventure

Inspired by music made famous by The Beatles, “Beat Bugs: A Musical Adventure” hits the stage. Meet the Beat Bugs – five insect pals who explore the world and pick up life lessons along the way in this new musical, based on the Netflix animated series that incorporates songs of that famous band.

Saturday Night Out at the Rosen JCC

Bring your kids to hang out with their friends at the JCC while you enjoy a night out on the town! We will play games, do a crafts project, and finish the night with a movie. Dinner is included!

Seuss Day at Orlando Science Center!

Celebrate a Seussical time with us in KidsTown! Orlando Science Center is throwing a birthday party for Dr. Seuss! On March 2 and 3, engage in stories, crafts and games based on some of Dr. Seuss’ most-loved stories and characters in KidsTown on Level 2.

Smile Mile

oin Miles and his friends for a morning of fun and fitness. This event consists of a one-mile children’s race open to all elementary school age students between the ages of five and eleven. Kids’ Festival: Fun games, face painting, giveaways & more!

Sunday, March 3, 2019

1st Sunday Family Hike

Meet Crystal at the Sand Lake Parking Area for a family hike around Sand Lake, and learn about the history of our great park while discovering it’s nature beauty.

Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade

The City of Winter Park and the St. Patrick’s Day Parade Committee are proud to present the 41st Annual Winter Park St. Patrick’s Day Parade. This is the only St. Patrick’s Day Parade in central Florida, so wear some green and gather your family and friends to enjoy the annual Irish festivities.

Eatonville Crafts & Culture Market

Join us every 1st Sunday from 1-5 p.m. to learn about the historic Town of Eatonville through poetry, music and art. Also enjoy unique vendors, food trucks, vignette and family friendly activities!

Mardi Gras at Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen

If finding yourself behind a crowd catching glimpses of a theme park parade isn’t your ideal way to celebrate Mardi Gras, let the good times roll at Tibby’s New Orleans Kitchen’s Family Gras celebration!

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