If you are looking for things to do this weekend in Orlando, there are a lot of activities taking place to fit a variety of interests. You can go to Oviedo Oktoberfest, Sanford’s Food Truck Fiesta, attend The Haunted Road and more.
Things to do this Weekend in Orlando
Here is a list of fun activities taking place in the Orlando area this weekend.
Our activities this year will include, but not limited to, two hay rides, corn maze, toddler maze, pumpkin patch, Country Store, play structures, high strikers, football area, basketball area, The Cow Wash, and much more!
Ages 3 and up • Great for beginners! • Unique ecosystem views! Come out and play with your kids on the water. Paddleboarding is a fun activity the whole family can enjoy. Duration – 1.5 to 2 hours Come join us for a kid-friendly family day on beautiful Lake Ivanhoe.
Join us at the farm for our fall scavenger hunt maze. Starting September 24th, the maze will be open on Fridays from 6pm-10pm, Saturdays from 10am-10pm and Sundays from 10am-5pm until October 30th.
Experience the wonders of Orlando’s amazing culinary scene with Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining, celebrating its 16th anniversary from Aug. 27 through Oct. 3, 2021 — 38 delicious days!
Oktoberfest is a FREE music festival presented by the City of Oviedo. FREE general admission, vendors, food trucks, and live music! Food and beverage available for purchase. Enjoy German food, German beer, German entertainment!
Scream n’ Stream, the drive-thru haunt attraction, returns this September, bringing new scares to a new location. The attraction, which debut at Boggy Creek Airboat Adventures last year, will take over Oviedo Mall this time around, with activities taking place select nights Sept. 17 through.
Join us for our 3rd annual Pumpkin Ponderosa at the Showcase of Citrus, Florida’s Fresh Air Attraction. This year it is even bigger and better, happening September 18th through November 28th from 9am to 7pm.
One of the last remaining haunted roads in Central Florida is now a seasonal drive-thru experience. After launching in 2020, the cast and crew quickly realized everything was not as it seemed. Rumor spread that tortured souls who died on the land materialize when the sun sets, resulting in paranormal phenomena and eerie occurrences.
GUYS AND DOLLS A Musical Fable of Broadway Based on a Story and Characters of Damon Runyon Music and Lyrics by Frank Loesser Book by Jo Swerling and Abe Burrows.
Friday, September 24, 2021
Learn how to code and build your own video games in an After School Program at MySTEM in Lake Mary. Drop your child anytime from 3-6:30 to learn coding, game development, roblox, minecraft, STEM and homework help.
Join us at 6pm every Friday for Free Bingo with DJ MJ! All boards will be freshly sanitized and tables will be socially distant. Special Prizes will be given out for winners at the end of each game.
Enjoy a summer evening with the family at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. Join us on the fourth Friday of each month for Family Sunset at the Zoo, presented by VyStar Credit Union. Enjoy music, games, a food truck and more as you stroll around the Zoo!
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.
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.
Babies and Toddlers with their caregivers are invited to a Story Time at the Park with Mrs. Kathryn on Fridays at 9:30 at Red Bug Park starting in September. Stories, Songs, Puppets, and Musical Instruments!
Food Truck Night returns 9/24 at 6pm with our annual National Night Out, celebrating Law Enforcement and First Responders The event will run from 6:00pm – 9:30pm and will take place at Town Square Park; 520 Main Street
Saturday, September 25, 2021
Beads for Beats invites you to join our 6th Annual EnduRUNce 5K will be fun and healthy for the entire family! Founded in 2011, we are dedicated to assisting chronically ill children and their families during challenging financial times.
Let’s enjoy the amazing weather that we have here in Florida. Come out and ride your bike on the West Orange Trail and enjoy the morning. Bring your family out to Chapin Station where we will meet at 8:45 a.m.
Cosplay 101 for Grades 6-12 Students will work with an experienced costumer to create their own cosplay characters! No special equipment is required, but you may bring your own materials with teacher’s approval.
Family time on the Farm- Join us Saturday 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 woes.
FREE community concert series at the “Orlando Health Amphitheater” located at Reiter Park! Food and full bar available. The Concerts start at 7pm and conclude at 9pm. September 25th – Caribbean Crew
Experience the vibrant flavors of Hispanic cultures, taste delicious authentic dishes from 7+ different countries, enjoy Live Music, Interactive Kids Zone, Plus Cooking Demo Sponsored by AdventHealth and Bravo Supermarkets! Kids zone includes crafts, face painting, Disney characters, photo ops, activities, and fun for the entire family!
Parent’s Date Night: If you want to attend a Friday night adult potter’s wheel class, click HERE to register. According to the web site, Friday Nights are also reserved from 6-9pm for adults only to drop by and just paint pottery.
Families can enjoy a variety of food from more than 20 food trucks, live music, and outdoor seating on the streets of downtown Sanford.
Sunday, September 26, 2021
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.
A dash of magic comes to downtown Orlando on select evenings, as Dr. Phillips Center presents Movie Night—supported by Experience Kissimmee. Date: Sunday, September 26, 2021 Rating: PG (Parental Guidance Suggested)
Bring the entire family to watch free movies on a big screen. Old Town will play family-friendly movies and classics every Sunday night. Bring a chair, grab some snacks at your favorite Old Town store, and spend the night watching a movie underneath the stars.
The International Food And Drink Festival at Lake Eola Park 2021 in Downtown Orlando! Enjoy the best restaurants from Central Florida, exotic drinks, food eating contests, giveaways and more! Sunday September 26th 2021 from 11am to 10pm at Lake Eola.
Our Peanut Butter Matinee Family Film Series usually occurs on the fourth Sunday of the month. It is always family friendly and FREE for kids 12 & under. A special Kid’s Menu is also offered!
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.