Folk Fun, Family and it’s Free! Musicians, crafters, artists and food vendors, all converging in Historic Downtown Eustis and beautiful Ferran Park on Lake Eustis.
This family oriented musical event is the longest running FREE folk festival in the state of Florida providing a truly unique cultural and musical experience for all ages.
Nine different venues and two jam tents throughout the downtown and lakefront provide the setting for 55 performing groups with more than 150 musicians.
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.
Here are CitySurfing Orlando’s picks for Mother’s Day 2018:
The magic of learning meets the sparkle of live entertainment when a performer from Disney On Ice presents Dare to Dream takes to the stage at the downtown Orlando Public Library for a reading session on Thursday, May 10, 2018.
Forget Shark Week. Wild Florida will hold its annual Gator Week May 7-12, and best of all, admission is free to its Gator and Wildlife Park during that week.
Even though many view alligators as fierce carnivores always on the hunt, that’s not actually the case. To help dispel the myths, Wild Florida decided to dedicate an entire week to educating and debunking many common misunderstandings surrounding these reptiles through live demonstrations and interactive experiences.
Here is what is scheduled for Gator Week 2018:
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.
One of Central Florida’s best free art events is the annual Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival, and you’ll have a chance to enjoy it when it returns March 16-18, 2018.
The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival is one of the nation’s most prestigious outdoor art festivals. Each year more than 350,000 visitors enjoy the show.
In this week’s Orlando dining news round-up: several new menu items, and a new eatery. Are you hungry? Let’s dive in…
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Spoleto Italian Kitchen, known for its create-your-own pastas, has officially launched a line of wood-fired artisan sandwiches (pictured above). Choose from the Italiano, Veggie, Panino Roast Beef, Prosciutto and Burrata and Chicken Parmesan and each comes with a side salad or side soup. Prices for the sandwich meals range from $8 to $10.50. Spoleto has four Orlando-area locations in Winter Park, Windermere, the Florida Mall and by UCF.
This month marks the 50th Anniversary of the debut of Mister Rogers’ Neighborhood, and Rollins College in Winter Park is honoring its famous alumnus with a self-guided walking tour.
Now through March 20, the tour will showcase Mister Rogers’ memorabilia on display at the Rollins College campus.
Beginning today and through the end of March 2018, Habit Burger Grill is giving all existing and new CharClub members a free Charburger with cheese, and it’s free to join.
The Charburger was named the “best tasting burger in America” in July 2014 in a comprehensive survey conducted by one of America’s leading consumer magazines.
The University of Central Florida returns to the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts with it’s UCF Celebrates the Arts event April 6-14, 2018. Best of all…it’s FREE to enjoy!
The annual Central Florida Fair returns March 1st through the 18th for its 106th year, offering an array of entertainment for all ages.
Opening night, Sunbelt Rentals presents Dollar Day at the fair. Bring a can of food to donate to Second Harvest Food Bank and you will be able to purchase General Admission fair tickets for just ONE dollar! Plus several rides be available for $1.
The Orlando Wetlands Festival returns February 17, 2018, to highlight the Orlando Wetlands Park, the City’s 1,650 acre water reclamation wetland.
Event co-sponsor, Orange Audubon Society, will lead guided bird-watching excursions. The Friends of the Orlando Wetlands will lead wetland exploration hikes and the Florida Native Plant Society will lead native plant identification hikes.
Dr. Phillips Charities presents Paddington Bear’s First Concert, a free outdoor family event with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and the City of Winter Park on Saturday, February 10 in Central Park.
Paddington Bear, found at Paddington Station by Mr. and Mrs. Brown, is a polite bear who loves to explore and learn. One day, while visiting his friend Mr. Gruber, he reveals he’s never attended a live orchestra concert.
Monster Jam 2018 is coming to Camping World Stadium here in Orlando on January 20, but this Thursday, January 18, you can meet some of the drivers and their monster trucks for free.
Seven of the show’s biggest stars and their trucks will be at various locations in Central Florida during the afternoon.
Here’s where you can find them: