This is going to be a great weekend in Orlando. Fall festivals and Halloween activities are in full swing, so get out there and enjoy the slight dip in temperature.  Bring the family to Boo at the Zoo, FANG-tastic Halloween, a Pumpkin Fest, Dragon Boat Festival, or enjoy free family day at Mennello Museum of American Art.

Multiple Dates

Boo at the Zoo at Brevard Zoo

Boo at the Zoo is back and more spooktacular than ever! Stop by the Zoo in October to experience this family-favorite Halloween activity featuring more than 30 treat stations each weekend. (All Weekend)

Sunn Hemp Scavenger Hunt Mazes and Pumpkin Patch

oin us at the farm for our family friendly fall scavenger hunt mazes and pumpkin patch. This year we have two separate scavenger hunt mazes. (All Weekend)

Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook at Orlando Repertory Theater

She’s back! Junie B. Jones returns to Orlando REP once again in an all-new show. Something awful has happened at school – someone has stolen June B.’s new furry black mittens! But when Junie B. finds a fantastically awesome pen, it’s okay to keep it, right? Finders keepers! (Friday and Saturday)

Friday, October 12th, 2018

Capehart Park’s Movie in the Park

Youth of all ages will enjoy this free Movie in the Park, “Despicable Me 3” at Capehart Park on Friday, October 12, 7:30 – 9 p.m.! Bring a picnic, coolers, blankets and chairs; purchase from food trucks.

Celebration Movie Night- Hotel Transylvania

Hotel Transylvania will be playing on The Great Lawn.

Cocoa Beach Friday Fest

Stop by and enjoy the fun of what’s become the best downtown Friday celebration in the area. Look forward to live music, food vendors, family-friendly activities and much more.

FANG-tastic Halloween Kid Crew at Oviedo Mall

oin Mad Science for Dry Ice Demonstrations, Sensory Experiments, and more.

Kids Nights at Plaster Cottage of Clermont

“Bring your kids over any Friday at 6:00 PM for plaster painting, pizza and fun! Each child may choose two plaster pieces to paint. Also included is pizza and juice or water to drink.

Magnolia’s Park Annual Pumpkin Fest and Hay Ride

This non-scary Halloween event includes free hayrides throughout the evening; a costume contest for all ages; games, a bonfire and marshmallow roast, and lots more fun! Cost is $4 per child (cash only) and free for adults.

Ninja Night Open House at Victory Martial Arts Ocoee

Come join us for an Open House Ninja Party at Victory Martial Arts in Ocoee! Special classes, and pizza party. Fun for the whole family! First 10 people to RSVP will receive a special gift, free shirt and free introductory class!

Pint-Size Science Drop-off Program at Orlando Science Center

Pint-Sized Science is a drop-off program designed for children ages 3-5 to explore science with their friends. During this three-hour program, they will discover and learn about a range of science topics, from bubbles to physics to machines and gears!


Profst! Celebrate October at this FREE Family Event in Downtown Avalon Park. Free Bounce Park, Community Performances, Beer Garden, and More Pick up your Avalon Park Spooktacular Map at the FLATS Leasing Office prior to the event so you can plan your route for Trick or Treating and prizes.

Saturday, October 13th, 2018

11th Annual Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival

The Orlando International Dragon Boat Festival returns to Bill Frederick Park at Turkey Lake in Orlando Florida on Saturday, October 13th 2018, 9am-4pm.

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.

Publix Big Chef, Little Chef: Creative Cookies at winter Park Village =.

It’s time to bring out the creative and festive side in the big and little chefs in your family. This class gives everyone a chance to show off.

My Enchanted Events Venue Halloween Party

Find all the ways to be W-I-C-K-E-D this Halloween at My Enchanted Events Venue! Don’t miss out on the Halloween party of the year hosted by your favorite Villain Kids, the Malicious and Evil Daughters!

Sunn Hemp Scavenger Hunt Mazes and Pumpkin Patch

Join us at the farm for our family friendly fall scavenger hunt mazes and pumpkin patch. This year we have two separate scavenger hunt mazes.

Winter Park Autumn Art Festival

The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival is the only juried fine art festival exclusively featuring Florida artists. The Winter Park Chamber of Commerce is proud to host the festival on the second weekend in October each year.

Sunday, October 14th, 2018

Free Family Fun Day at Mennello Museum of American Art

Every second Sunday of the month is Free Family Funday! From 12 – 2:30 p.m., join us at the museum for a miniature fine art project and then take a Tenacious Tour of the exhibits! Each Free Family Funday has a different theme based on the current exhibition in the museum.

Lake Nona Healthy Kids Running Series- Pre K through 8th Grade

A 5-week running series for kids. April 8 through May 6 Medals for all in week 5. Top 3 in each division earn ribbons each week. Top 3 in each division for the series earn trophies.

Pinktoberfest in St.Cloud

Celebrate Pinktoberfest in Downtown St. Cloud. Friday, October 12 – Street Party with live music from 6:30pm to 10pm. 7:00pm – Take part in a special Paint Night in the Park to raise funds for the St. Cloud Chapter of Pink Heals.

Which of these activities in Orlando this weekend is your top choice ?