Central Florida Events
RENT: 20th Anniversary TourJune 6 – 10
Two decades later, you can enjoy a live performance of the beloved Broadway masterpiece, Rent. On tour to celebrate it’s 20th anniversary, Rent is inspired by Puccini’s La Bohème and follows a year in the lives of seven New York City artists.
Free Family Funday at the Mennello Musuem of American ArtJune 10
Enjoy art with the whole family at the Mennello Musuem’s Free Family Funday. Learn about the art during your docent led tour, then try your hand on creating an art project inspired by the current exhibition. The tours and art project are available between 12:00 p.m. – 2:30 p.m. and the galleries are open to all until 4:30 p.m. Admission is free.
Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™ in ConcertJune 23-24, 2018
Honor the 20th anniversary of Harry Potter with a special showing of Harry Potter and the Prisoner of Azkaban™. Let the magic of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra transport you to Hogwarts with a live performance of the iconic score as you enjoy the movie.
25th Anniversary Concert: Yo-Yo Ma and Colin JacobsenMay 8, 2018
Treat your ears to a glorious concert featuring celebrated cellist Yo-Yo Ma and violinist Colin Jacobsen. In honor of the 25th season of the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, the two will perform the Brahms’ Double Concerto accompanied by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, conducted by Eric Jacobsen.
MegaCon 2018May 24 – 27
Mingle with fellow fans at MegaCon, the Southeast’s largest comics, sci-fi, horror, anime, and gaming event. Watch as professional comic artists compete in Sketch Duels, attend “How To” workshops, and enjoy meet and greets with your favorite celebrities. You’ll also enjoy over 400,000 sq. ft. of shopping for great souvenirs and gifts.
Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad DayApril 5 – May 5
Enjoy an afternoon performance of the popular children’s book Alexander and the Terrible, Horrible, No Good, Very Bad Day. Adapted for the stage by the author herself, this delightful play proves that everyone has bad days sometimes and that it’s okay. Performance schedule includes a sensory friendly performance as well as ASL interpretation. Check event website for tickets and more information.
Central Florida Earth DayApril 21, 2018
Celebrate planet Earth at Central Florida’s largest and longest running Earth Day festival. Enjoy speakers, food preparation demos, yoga, live music, and some of the best food and art vendors. There will also be special activities for children.
Now Snowing at CelebrationNovember 25 – December 31
Enjoy nightly snowfalls in the picturesque town of Celebration, with snow falls happening at 6:00, 7:00, 8:00, and 9:00 p.m. this holiday season. Charles Dickens Carolers, photos with Santa, and horse drawn carriages add to the winter wonderland fun. A special Radio Disney concert will take place on December 9th as well as a “Countdown to Christmas” concert on December 16th.
Orlando Soccer Team Schedule
Location: Orlando City Stadium
Address: 655 W Church St, Orlando, FL 32805
Season of the Force
A Galaxy Far, Far Away…Now at Disney’s Hollywood Studios®
Discover new and updated Star Wars experiences that bring you closer to the epic saga than ever before. The blockbuster Star Wars movies transport viewers to a galaxy far, far away—and you can visit that galaxy at Walt Disney World® Resort! Embark on Star Wars adventures, visit Star Wars locations, meet Star Wars characters, view Star Wars movie props and shop for Star Wars merchandise.
It’s all here for you to explore alongside your favorite Star Wars fans!
Star Wars Launch Bay – Explore immersive special exhibits and get a peek of what’s to come in the new movie, Star Wars: The Force Awakens. Discover sights, sounds and surprises that are sure to delight any Star Wars fan. Get an up-close look at replica props, models, costumes and artifacts from the Star Wars films and watch a behind-the-scenes video about how a new generation of filmmakers is crafting the future of the saga. Encounter Han Solo’s trusty sidekick, Chewbacca, for a furry photo and—if you’re brave enough—come face-to-face and encounter the dark warrior, Kylo Ren, on the bridge of his First Order Star Destroyer!
Plus, join the Star Wars action when you play the latest version of the popular Disney Infinity video game—Disney
Infinity 3.0 Edition—which features an exclusive Toy Box built just for Star Wars Launch Bay. Location: Animation Courtyard
LEGO Imagination CenterLocated in Downtown Disney marketplace is the Lego Imagination Center, a 4,400-square foot building guarded by friendly dinosaurs and a huge sea serpent made of LEGO bricks. This play area lets kids explore their creativity by building with colorful bricks. No admission fee and playtime is free.
Sporting ScheduleOrlando Magic
Orlando City Soccer
Orlando Solar Bears
ESPN Wide World of Sports
Osceola Heritage Park & Silver Spurs Arena