Things to do this weekend in Orlando: August 20- August 22

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As the first full week of school comes to an end be sure to check out what there is to do this weekend in Orlando below. Try going to Family Bingo Night, the Fanboy Expo, or attending Honey Bee Day at Leu Gardens, there should be something for everyone to do!

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Crazy For Gershwin at Winter Park Playhouse

Take a stroll down memory lane as we pay tribute to two of America’s most well-loved composers of all time, George and Ira Gershwin! This high-energy song and tap dance celebration will put a smile on your face and a song in your heart.

Enchanted Fairy Doors at Leu Gardens

The Enchanted Fairy Doors are coming back to Leu Gardens this summer, June 5 – September 5, 2021! This amazing exhibit has become a Central Florida tradition. This exhibit features twenty, one-of-a-kind, whimsical fairy doors which will inspire your child’s imaginative world of enchanted forests, secret gardens and the magic of fairies.

Fanboy Expo

Don’t miss Fanboy Expo on its return back to the Sunshine State on August 20-22, 2021 from the Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive. Come join the fun featuring Celebrity Guests, Comic Industry Pros, Cosplay, Vendors, Live Entertainment and much more!

Music in the Park in Winter Park

Music in the Park is back featuring Just Imagin3. In support of our small business community, the city is resuming its Music in the Park series every Friday and Saturday throughout the month of August from 6 to 9 p.m. in Central Park.

Orlando REP presents The Teddy Bear Picnic

A 30-minute theatrical adventure for caregivers and children ages 0-3. Meet Mama Bear and Baby Bear as they invite you to their special picnic in the woods, and interact with their woodland friends!

Friday, August 20, 2021

Back 2 School Fiesta at Orlando Metro Gymnastics

Event includes open gym, bounce house, pinata, trampolines, games, chips and Salsa, Tacos and more Ages 4 and up $20 active members; $25 inactive/nonmenbers four locations:  Avalon Park, Baldwin Park, Lake Mary, LB McLeod

City of Oviedo Family Bingo Night

Select Fridays from 6:30-8:30pm at Oviedo Cultural Center. Facial coverings will be required for the duration of the bingo games, and we will be following CDC guidelines to keep you and all other participates safe.

Fridays on the Plaza

Bring the entire family to downtown Winter Garden to enjoy live music every Friday evening during Fridays on the Plaza. This month enjoy patriotic music, country music, jazz and more.

Kids Yoga at Maitland Community Park

Get the kids (ages 10+) outside for safe and socially distanced, low-stress exercise at Maitland Community Park every Friday at 4:30pm. This fun and relaxed format teaches basic poses along with breathing and meditation techniques.

Vintage Cupcakes

Inspired by the romantic nature of vintage designs?  Then this is the perfect class for you!   Learn how to make beautifully decorated cupcakes with fondant by using different techniques and tools.

Saturday, August 21, 2021

Back to School Special at Altitude Trampoline Park Sanford

Back to School Special at Altitude Trampoline Park Sanford on August 14 and 21 Get 2 Hours of Jump for the price of 1. Plus get an additional hour for only $5

Bowlero Fall Kids Fest

Kids (18 and under) will receive 1 free hour of bowling, free shoe rental, and a free $5 arcade card. Adults will receive a discounted rate. There will also be $1 soft drinks and cookies, $2 hot dogs, and $14 pizzas.

Honey Bee Day at Leu Gardens

Buzz on over as we celebrate National Honey Bee Day, Saturday, August 21, 10:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Learn all about Bees from UF Master Beekeeper Chris Stalder! See a working honey bee hive and sample some delicious honey.

Last Call Before Fall at Hamlin in Winter Garden

Join us for a FREE family-friendly day of FUN, revel in the last days of summer, and get ready for fall with family, friends, and neighbors at 𝗟𝗮𝘀𝘁 𝗖𝗮𝗹𝗹 𝗕𝗲𝗳𝗼𝗿𝗲 𝗙𝗮𝗹𝗹 in Hamlin! Enjoy entertainment for the whole family with DJ Renee spinning your favorite tunes, bounce house, face painting, balloon artist, kids’ craft area, yummy food, sweet treats, vendors, and more!

Open Mic Night at Classic Rock School of Music

We host our monthly Open Mic Night in the comfort of our second-story lounge and entrance is free. Typically, our Open Mic Nights are held on the 3rd Saturday of the month, from 7-9pm.

Sanford Food Truck Fiesta

Families can enjoy a variety of food from more than 20 food trucks, live music, and outdoor seating on the streets of downtown Sanford.

Sunshine State Girls Ice Hockey Fest at RDV Ice Den

The cost is $95.00 and includes: – On-ice Skills Clinic – On-ice Hockey Game – On-ice Skills Competitions – BBQ Lunch – All-day Street Hockey – Q & A session with some special female hockey guests!

Parents Night Out at My Stem

Drop the kids at MyStem and enjoy a parents night out. Kids will play games, build robots, watch movies, and more. Price includes pizza and kids should bring their own water.

6th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival

6th Annual Cuban Sandwich Festival is a FREE Family Festival held at Kissimmee’s Lakefront Park! Families will enjoy LIVE Music and dance performances, Art & Cultural Exhibitors, and of course taste the delights of all our food vendors!

Sunday, August 22, 2021

Asia Trend Japanese Taiko Drum Lessons

Are you interested in Japanese Culture? The Asia Trend Community Learning Center’s mission is to educate, connect and engage the community about the history, cultures of Asia and we’re presenting Traditional Japanese Taiko Drum lessons for Beginners and advanced!

Board & Brush Pick Your Project Family Class

Looking for a fun night out with friends or family? Join our most popular DIY workshop and create your own unique wood sign! Select a wood project from our gallery. Board & Brush Creative Studio is a place for creating fun and unique wood decor projects from scratch while enjoying a fun instructor led atmosphere.

Cupcakes & Crowns

Come join some of your favorite local small businesses for Cupcakes & Crowns, a lovely, one-of-a-kind experience with your little ones. Spend some time creating memories, eating cupcakes, enjoying a photo booth, and meeting a princess or two while you make your very own flower crown to wear and take home!

Family Day at Ivanhoe Park Brewing Company

We are excited to bring back Family Day in 2021! Join us as we have Renee Adams Family DJ, arts and crafts for the kids! We are looking to add this back to every fourth Sunday as we move forward.

Pokemon Open Play at Coliseum of Comics

Join us for Pokemon Open Play! Test out new decks and meet other Pokemon players. Interested in learning how to play Pokemon? We have a dedicated advocate on hand to help teach new players during open play.

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