During the weekend of the release of IT Chapter 2 we decided to celebrate the works of Stephen King so come out and dress as any character from any of his works.
Free to enter!
* Costume Contest for the most creative costume
* Stephen King Trivia
* Photo Ops area
Last week we told you about the upcoming fall arts classes at the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts, and Saturday, August 17, they’re hosting a free open house for their classes.
The start of school is coming and that means kids need school supplies. To help out those who need it, many organizations around Central Florida are hosting Back to School events, offering free supplies and more to kids.
Here is a list of Back to School events happening around Orlando and Central Florida. All are free to attend, unless otherwise noted.
All supplies are on a first-come-first-served basis, so we suggest you get to an event early. The children receiving these supplies need to be present, as well.
The 2019 MLS All-Star Game will take place in Orlando July 31, and leading up to it, various locations around town will host MLS All-Star events.
If you love all things soccer, here is the schedule of events for the 2019 MLS All-Star Week:
Central Florida attorney Dan Newlin will host a free concert starring Global Superstar Pitbull to honor Orlando Police Officer Kevin Valencia on June 1, 2019.
Last year, Officer Valencia was involved in a domestic violence call when he was shot in the head. He was rushed to a local hospital, where he underwent intensive brain surgery. He is still in a coma from the injury.
M•A•C Cosmetics and Disney have teamed up to create the latest make-up collection inspired by Disney’s live action movie “Aladdin,” and they are hosting a world premiere event at Disney Springs on Wednesday, May 15.
The 28th annual Orlando Fringe Festival returns May 14th-27th to Orlando’s Ivanhoe Village and Loch Haven Park, with a wealth of artistic endeavors, music, and more.
What is the Fringe? It is a 14-day arts festival that is founded on the concept of being 100% unjuried, uncensored, and accessible.
Looking for something to do with your mom this Sunday for Mother’s Day? Orlando has you covered from fancy buffets and special menus to free and discounted admission to attractions and shows.
We’ve perused all the listings and press emails, and here are CitySurfing Orlando’s picks for celebrating your mom on Mother’s Day 2019:
Forget Shark Week. Wild Florida will hold its annual Gator Week May 6-11, 2019, and best of all, admission is free to its Gator and Wildlife Park during that week.
Monster Jam World Finals XX will take over Camping World Stadium the weekend of May 10-11, but this weekend you can meet some of the drivers and their trucks at locations around Orlando.
Don’t feel like cooking for the family this Easter? Not to worry…the Orlando area has many restaurants happy to do the cooking – and dishes – for you!
There are also several Easter egg hunts and Bunny photo ops to be enjoyed with the family.
Here are our picks for Easter 2019:
One of my favorite Orlando Arts celebrations, the 5th annual Indie-Folkfest at the Mennello Museum of American Art, will take place on February 16, 2019.
The annual family-and pet-friendly event will showcase local, national and regional art, music and culinary talent, from noon to 5pm, and is FREE to attend.
Discover the arts and culture of Winter Park at the city’s second Weekend of the Arts, which runs Friday, February 15 through Monday, February 18.
The four-day weekend arts extravaganza will feature dozens events at museums, galleries, theaters, public venues and outdoor spaces.
Here are some of the highlights, many are free:
Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando will host the 25th Anniversary “Paws In The Park” at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando on Saturday, February 9.
Holy Land Experience will be offering one of their annual free admission day this week on Thursday, January 31, 2019, according to their website.