Things to do this weekend in Orlando: April 15-17

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It’s Easter Weekend and the first weekend of Passover. There are so many activities to do with the kids this weekend. Check out the list for all the fun activities taking place in Orlando this weekend.

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Things To Do This Weekend in Orlando

Here are some fun activities to take the kids to this weekend.

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Orlando Rep’s Freaky Friday

The season concludes with an all-new musical, Disney’s Freaky Friday The Musical (One-Act Edition) (April 1- May 8, 2022). When an uber-organized mother and her spontaneous teenage daughter magically swap bodies, they have just one day to put things right. By spending a day in each other’s shoes, Katherine and Ellie come to appreciate one another in a way they never could have imagined.

Shrek the Musical: UCF Celebrates the Arts 2022

New musicians and entertainers are set to perform in Steinmetz Hall and Walt Disney Theater at the Dr. Phillips Center in 2022, including Australian musical ensemble The TEN Tenors, SFJAZZ Collective as part of the Dr. Phillips Center Freedom Series, Tony Award-winner Alan Cumming, UCF Celebrates the Arts: Shrek The Musical and the Brooklyn-based Mark Morris Dance Group

Friday, April 15, 2022

American Girl Tea Time

Join us to celebrate the return of this beloved American Girl tradition. You and your girl will enjoy a full teatime experience, including dainty tea sandwiches and assorted sweet treats with a pot of tea, plus each child will enjoy a craft activity at the table. For girls ages 3 and up, reservation required.

Florida Film Academy Kids Night Out

Join us for a pizza party and magical movie making fun. Students work together as a team to make original short films during this popular Friday night event. Be sure to wear your favorite wizard or witch themed costumes!  April 15th: Pokemon Night

Level Up Academy’s Parent’s Night Out

Drop your student off at Level Up Academy to learn game development skills and enjoy socializing with other like-minded individuals while you get a chance to enjoy a fun-filled evening in Downtown Orlando.

My Gym Waterford Lakes Parents Night Out

Parents’ Night Out: Party Like It’s 1999 because we offer 3 1/2 Hours of Fun & Fitness! Our staff will keep your children entertained with games, activities, and arts and crafts. All of the kids will have the chance to ride our 60 ft zipline and play in our ball pit, Pizza and snacks will be served. Enjoy your night out, knowing that your kids will be well cared for and having a blast!

Ocoee’s Glow in the Dark Egg Hunt

Join the Parks and Recreation Department on April 15th, 2022 for our Glow in the Dark Egg hunt. We will also have a glow zone, crafts, and other exciting games.  REGISTRATION REQUIRED. Email [email protected]ocoee.org Ages 2-13. Glow Zone, Bubbles, Game Truck and More.

2022 Spring Fling at Lake Eustis Christian Church

We’re throwing a Spring Fling, and you’re invited. We hope you and your family will come hang out with us on April 15th from 6pm-8pm. We’re going to have Pony rides, a petting zoo, games, and bounce houses. There will be BBQ Pulled Pork sandwich and chips for $6, and Jeremiah’s Italian ice for sale.

Saturday, April 16, 2022

AGO’s Autism Walk & Family Fun Day

ASGO will be hosting our annual Autism Walk & Family Fun Day on Sat, April 16, 2022 from 8:00 AM – 12:00 PM inside the Orange County Convention Center’s North Concourse. We will have fun activities for every member of the family while raising autism awareness and funds that stay right here in our local community.

City of Apopka’s Breakfast with the Bunny

City of Apopka’s Breakfast with the Bunny will be held Saturday April 16th from 8:30 AM to 10 AM at Camp Wewa. This event will include: Breakfast with the Bunny, Egg Hunt, Pictures with the Bunny, and more!

Community Easter Egg Hunt

Community Easter Egg Hunt for ALL AGES w/ fun games, Prizes giveaways, bounce houses, cotton candy, Snow cones. Bring your Own basket At Lakes Middle School on Conroy Windermere Road, Orlando

Egg-citing Egg Hunt

Bring your baskets to hunt for eggs at Central Winds Park. Find the golden egg for a fun surprise. Hunts will be divided by age range at different time slots. This event is intended for incorporated Winter Springs residents. Participants must register each child in advance; walk-ups will not be accepted.

Easter Weekend Carnival & Food Truck Rally at JW Marriot

Head to JW Marriott at Grande Lakes Orlando for a fun Easter weekend event. Families enjoy games, arts and crafts, food trucks, and more all Easter weekend long. Head to the Valencia Patio to enjoy the holiday.

Family Time on the Farm

Join us Saturday or Wednesday evenings for Family time on the Farm. Our baby goats will be among you meeting and greeting, snuggling and jumping, clearing your mind of the past week’s work. We will ask for you to help to us give the “kids” a bottle of warm milk!

Hop on Downtown

Hop on down to Historic Downtown Kissimmee on April 16th for a day of Easter fun! Bring your basket and set out to search for over 1,000 eggs that will be hidden throughout the area. There will be cookie decorating, a jelly bean hop, pictures with the Easter bunny and more!

Kid’s & Family Easter Eggstravaganza

Come out for this FREE EVENT at First Baptist Poinciana 71’ bounce houses – Free Food – Cotton Candy – Snow Cones – Italian Ice – Family Games – Thousands of Eggs – Vendors – Bike Eggs* – find an egg with a bike slip and win a free bike (to be given on Sunday 4/17 at either service) EGG HUNT STARTS PROMPTLY AT 3PM, must be registered prior to start. Arrive early.

Saturday Sounds Concert Series in Apopka

The City is proud to host this free family-friendly concert series. Please visit the Events page for a current list of performers. Dates: Every Saturday through May 2022

Sunday, April 17, 2022

Easter at Boxi Park

Hop on in to Boxi Park on Easter Sunday for a fun day of holiday festivities, including an Easter Bunny photo opp and roaming characters. They open at 11 a.m. No tickets required.

Easter Fest! by Tutu Tales Party Productions

Celebrate Easter with Mr. and Mrs. Bunny! Hip hop hooray! We’re celebrating Easter Day! My Enchanted Events Venue will be open on Easter Sunday, April 17th, between 12 pm – 2pm for our Easter Fest! Hop on over and meet Mr. and Mrs. Bunny! Take your own pictures or purchase a photography package. Our toddler play area will be available throughout the event!

Gator Egg Hunting

On April 17th at 1:45 pm the Black Hammock will be having a gator egg hunt!! The cost will be $10 dollars per a child plus tax! This will include: Holding Pickles the baby gator and getting to capture the memory on your phone, that will last a lifetime! There will be gator fishing and feeding the birds, after the egg hunt.

The International Food on Wheels Festival

The “International Food On Wheels Festival at lake Eola” is back! Enjoy the very best International gourmet food trucks from Central Florida all in one place. At the beautiful Lake Eola in Downton Orlando, FL. Featuring the most exquisite dishes from all over the world, exotic drinks, eating contests, live music, prizes and much more!

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