Things to do this weekend in Orlando: May 6- May 8

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Happy Cinco De mayo! The fist official full weekend in May is off to a start. Be sure to check out what there is to do this weekend Below & enjoy!

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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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Disney’s Beauty and the Beast at Garden Theatre

There’s been a change in me, a kind of moving on, though what I used to be I still depend upon. Trapped in her provincial life, an intelligent young woman risks everything to save her father from a terrifying Beast in an enchanted castle.

Humpty Dumpty Falls in Love at Little People’s Theatre

How can an egg fall in love? Especially when the beautiful princess hates eggs! Watch the classic storybook tale come alive before your very eyes in a hilarious new way! Children will experience lively participation talking to HumptyDumpty, booing the Wicked King, and helping the Beautiful Princess find her missing prince. The play is 40 minutes long. It is one of our most popular plays! The play is wholesome and never scary!

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.

The SpongeBob Musical

Celebration Theatre Co. returns for their fourth season in the Alexis & Jim Pugh Theater with the Orlando premiere of The SpongeBob Musical. The stakes are higher than ever in this dynamic stage musical, as SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the total annihilation of their undersea world. Chaos erupts. Lives hang in the balance. And just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes center stage.

Friday, May 6, 2022

Brew & View: Star Wars: A New Hope

Star Wars Week Celebration! Join us for the film that started it all.

City of Maitland’s Getdown Downtown Street Party

Maitland’s Getdown Downtown street party featuring music, food, vendors, kids entertainment and more.

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! May 6th: Star Wars Night

Star 94.5’s Mother’s Day Concert

STAR 94.5 presents “ A Mother’s Day Celebration” Concert to celebrate the most remarkable person in your life – your mother! Starring Grammy Nominated & 9-time Stellar Award winner Charles Jenkins, plus 3-time Stellar Award winner James Fortune. There will also be prizes for the mom sporting the biggest hat, the best dressed mom & daughter and the mom who can sing the best.

Saturday, May 7, 2022

Family Fun Campout in Geneva Wilderness Area

Seminole County Greenways and Natural Lands is holding campouts. Spend the night at the Geneva Wilderness Area and learn to camp with the experts. This event is tailored for families with children ages 5-13 who want a crash course in  camping. Meals included!

Mead Garden’s Mommy & Me Yoga

Happy Mother’s Day! We invite you for a special yoga class in the midst of beautiful Mead Botanical Garden to help celebrate mom’s with their kids! This class is Recommended for Ages 4-12 (bring mat and water). Mead Botanical Garden is a FREE 48-acre urban oasis located in the heart of Orange County in beautiful Winter Park.

“MAMA” Mother’s Day Brunch!

It’s a Mother’s Day Brunch Celebration, honoring “MAMA”!! You don’t want to miss!! Sisterhood Is Special, Inc. is calling all Daughter’s and Son’s to join us as we host our 2nd Annual Mother’s Day Brunch celebration, honoring “MAMA”!!

Mother’s Day Breakfast with the Madrigals by Tutu Tales Party Productions

We’re celebrating Mother’s Day with the Madrigals! Join the Miracle Sisters and their mom for breakfast and magical performances! The Madrigals want to wish you a very “feliz día de las madres” by hosting a character breakfast with our favorite Miracle Sisters – Mirabel, Isabela, and Luisa – and their beloved mom, Julieta!

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.

Toylando 2022

Toylando! is here to kick off the summer season right with over 14,000 sq ft of vintage and modern toys and collectibles. Doors open at 9am! Florida Toy Shows is BACK IN ORLANDO to kick off the summer season with more awesome toys!  New vendors, new inventory, and more toys!

Sunday, May 8, 2022

Astro Skate Mother’s Day Special

Spend the day at Astro Skate with Mom! Get in half price with a Mother’s Day Card, BEST CARD WINS MOM 1 YEAR FREE ADMISSION! Parents also Skate FREE with their children!

Casa Feliz Museum’s Mother’s Day Event

Musiva Concert Series Presents: Feliz Mother’s Day event! Free food and mini-concert will be provided to celebrate our mothers on their special day. Music by Pablo de Sarasate, Manuel de Falla, Diego Ortiz, y más will be played. Come get to know us and bring your friends!

Mango’s Tropical Cafe’s Mother’s Day Dinner Show

Mother’s Day is approaching soon! Give our amazing mothers a one of a kind gift by gifting her a seat to Mango’s Tropical Cafe’s Mango Live Dinner Show! We have two seatings for the special day, one at 5pm and at 7:30pm.

Mennello Museum’s Free Family Day

Join us at the museum every 2nd Sunday for FREE Family Day plus take-home art project, talk about the art with our knowledgeable educators and then create your own work! Each Free Family Funday has a different theme based on the current exhibition in the museum and the museum galleries stay open until 4:30 p.m. for all guests.

SAK Comedy’s Mother’s Day Improve Show

MOTHER’S DAY SHOW – MOMS GET FREE ADMISSION! It’s our tradition every Mother’s Day to treat Mom to a special SAK show! Best of all, moms get half-off admission! Come see our best and brightest performers improvise a comedy show for Mom and the whole family.

Waterford Lakes Mother’s Day Storytime

It’s time to celebrate Mom during our Mother’s Day Celebration featuring Princess Storytime, face-painting, and more. Free for guests of all ages.


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