We are already on the second weekend of March.  Don’t forget to reset your clock as daylight savings is over on Sunday. Bring on the longer days! If you’re looking for something to do in Orlando this weekend with your kids, check out the list below.

Multiple Dates

Central Florida Fair

The 2020 Central Florida Fair is back! 2 Weeks Only of the Biggest Midway in Central Florida. Free Entertainment including Racing Pigs, Ninja Experience, Three Ring Circus, Grizzley Experience and more.

Pete the Cat the Musical

The favorite children’s book and television character created by James Dean and Kimberly Dean comes to life onstage in the musical Pete The Cat , written by Sarah Hammond and Will Aronson.

Friday, March 6, 2020

Apopka Movie Night: Dora and the Lost City of Gold

Free Family Event for Dora and the Lost City of Gold at Kit Land Nelson Park. Bring your lawn chairs, blanket and join us for a movie in the park. Movie will begin at dusk.

Design a Doll Tee!

Give your doll the fashion she’s always wanted! Stop by the store to decorate a doll sized t-shirt in a design you choose yourself! $10.00 per participant. No reservations required, guest pays on day of event prior to participating.

Getdown Downtown – Mardi Gras

Maitland’s Getdown Downtown street party returns Friday, March 6, with an amazing night of Mardi Gras fun featuring great cajun food, stilt walkers, beads and surprises, vendors, a family fun zone and a concert from national touring band Crawdaddio.

Music lab for Kids: Making a Theme Song

Create a theme song for your favorite show, book, or game using GarageBand on iPad. We’ll cover rhythm basics, and kids will get hands-on experimenting with Smart Drums, adding pre-recorded loops, and remixing their theme song. Bring your iPad or we’ll provide one.

Tween Night at Astro Skate

Skating fun for all tweens at Astro Skate. Come out and have some skating fun. Skate rentals are additional.

Saturday, March 7, 2020

Addition Arena Touch-a-Truck

The eighth annual Touch-a-Truck will roll back onto Knights Plaza at Addition Financial Arena on Saturday, March 7 from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m. Spectra, providers of Venue Management for Addition Financial Arena, is hosting this free, interactive experience for kids of all ages.

Daddy Daughter Dance at Meadow Woods Recreation Center

Create lasting memories at Let’s Glow Crazy! Daddy – Daughter Dance for daughters in Kindergarten through 6th grade.Dinner and refreshments provided by LongHorn Steakhouse. Bring your camera to capture those special moments!

Fables on the Farm

Fables on the Farm is a family fun time here at Wildflower Farm. We will read a children’s book in our pasture pavilion. After the book reading, we will have the baby goats come join us for a meet and greet!

Family Night at Astro Skate

Family fun at Astro Skate. Come out and enjoy roller skating in Orlando as a family. Special family price of $20 for up to 5 family members Skate rentals are additional

Free Family Day at the History Center

March is the time to celebrate HERstory during Women’s History Month! Join us as we commemorate the 100th anniversary of the 19th amendment in 2020 by investigating some of the ways women have paved the way in Central Florida.

Garden Festival and Plant Sale

Join us for a FREE fun educational day for the entire family! Educational Seminars ~ “Talk Plants” with a Master Gardener ~ Receive Free Soil pH Testing at our Mobile Plant Clinic ~ Plant Vendors ~ Artisans ~ Children’s Activities (must be accompanied by an adult)

Horizon West Fest

Join us and thousands of your best HW friends for a celebration of all things Horizon West! Bring the family out for a day of FUN in the SUN: Kid Zone Food Live Music Beer & Wine Games Giveaways Talent Show Scavenger Hunt Loads of Vendors

Mayor’s Jazz in the Park

Orange County Mayor Jerry L. Demings invites you, your family and friends to attend a free evening of Jazz in the Park. Bring chairs, blankets and a picnic, or purchase from food trucks. A Kid Zone will be available with two inflatables, as well as a huge inflatable slide for all ages!

Symphonic Stories

Experience the enchantment and adventure of your favorite stories brought to life by the 160-musicians CFCArts Symphony Orchestra! This music will transport you from grand castles and enchanted forests, from symphonic fairytales like Peter and the Wolf and Sleeping Beauty to timeless enchanting tales including The Nutcracker, Harry Potter and many more!

Youth Fishing Tournament

Please bring your fishing pole and tackle; bait will be provided. The pond is stocked with catfish. Shore fishing only and catch and release.

Sunday, March 8, 2020

Community Yoga Class at Lake Eola Park

Presented by the Creators of Yoga in Lake Eola Park. Everyone is welcome as rad teachers guide participants through a all-level, friendly movement yoga practice. All ages and ability levels are welcome – this is a judgement-free zone. All Classes are donation based and benefit New Hope for Kids

Decorate Cookies with the Frozen Sisters

Join us to decorate snowball cookies with Elsa and Anna from Frozen! Meet the Frozen Sisters and decorate cookies from 1:00 – 2:00 PM. The event is just $10.00 to meet the sisters and decorate snowball cookies to enjoy and take home.

Free Sunday Ballet Class at Russian Ballet Orlando

FREE Ballet classes for kids, ages 2.5 – 6, every 2nd and 4th Sunday of the month.​ Completely FREE, no commitment program for working parents Let your little one attend ballet for free at our state-of-the-art ballet academy 10:30 – 11:15am

S.K.A.I. Teen Creative Writing Class

S.K.A.I. (“Sagacious Kids Aiming to Inspire”) classes are Creative Writing classes encouraging T-2-T (Teen to Teen) teaching and learning. The founders of S.K.A.I. (brothers Brennan-Pierson and Julian-Alexandre) are two teens aiming to teach, share and learn from their peers in the art of creative writing.