Orlando Magazine’s 2nd Annual Orlando Burger Battle at Seminole Harley-Davidson

Orlando Magazine’s 2nd Annual Orlando Burger Battle at Seminole Harley-Davidson

“So whether you eat or drink or whatever you do, do it all for the glory of God.” – 1 Corinthians 10:31 – Tiffany is a native of Orlando, Florida. Born and raised in “The City Beautiful” she has witnessed many vast changes to the city since she was a toddler and she is excited for what’s to come for her hometown. Tiffany graduated from the University of Central Florida with a B.S. in General Business. One of her long-time dreams came true when her family’s restaurant, Saigon Noodle & Grill – Bumby got invited by the Food Network to film an episode of “Diners, Drive-Ins, and Dives” with Guy Fieri and special guest Food Network Star winner Justin Warner. You can follow her on IG at @bytiffanynguyen.

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Orlando Veteran’s Day 2018

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Orlando Veteran’s Day 2018

Orlando Veteran’s Day 2018 – Veteran’s Day events are plentiful through Central Florida. It’s a great day to celebrate our veteran’s and give thanks for their sacrifices. Below, you’ll find a list of events coming up in Central Florida to celebrate our veteran’s with the family.




Orlando Veteran's Day 2018

Veteran’s Day is an annual November holiday and in Central Florida, we know how to celebrate all of the veteran’s in our hometown. Below is a list of Veteran’s Day events you can enjoy with your family in Central Florida.

November 11, 2018 | 6 PM
2018 Veteran’s Day Tribute | Winter Springs Town Center
The Rotary Club of Winter Springs and the City of Winter Springs host this annual celebration of our nation’s heroes. This event will take place at the Winter Springs Veteran’s and Military Service Memorial and offers a time to honor retired military servants and to remember those who have made the ultimate sacrifice for our freedom.
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November 10, 2018 | 11 AM
2018 Veteran’s Day Celebration | Veterans Memorial Park, Sanford
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November 10, 2018| 11 AM
2018 Veteran’s Day Parade | Downtown Orlando
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November 10, 2018
2017 Veteran’s Day | 520 Main Street, Windermere
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November 10, 2018 | 3 PM – 9 PM
Chuluota VFW Veterans Day Fireworks
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Disclaimer: This Orlando Veteran’s Day 2018 event is subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Orlando Oktoberfest 2018

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Orlando Oktoberfest 2018

Orlando Oktoberfest 2018 – Are you looking for Oktoberfest celebrations so that you can enjoy a festival with your family? We’ve put some of them together for you below!



Orlando Oktoberfest 2018If you’re looking for Oktoberfest celebrations that you can enjoy with your family, check out what we’ve uncovered here!

September 27-29, 2018
Oviedo Oktoberfest | Center Lake Park
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October 5-6, 26-27, 2018 | Fridays 5 PM – 10 PM and Saturdays 12 PM – 10 PM
Central Florida Oktoberfest | German American Society of Central Florida
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October 12, 2018  | 5 PM to 10 PM
Oktoberfest Avalon Park 
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October 12-14, 2018
Oktoberfest 2018 | A German Street Party | Downtown Sanford
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October 20, 2018  | 2 to 8 PM
Lake Eola Oktoberfest 
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Disclaimer: This Orlando Oktoberfest 2018 event is subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018

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Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018

Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018 – Looking for a fun fall fair or festival in Orlando? It’s such a great time of year to enjoy the weather in Central Florida. If you’ve found we’ve missed any upcoming fairs or festivals, you can email them to Brandi@MyCentralFloridaFamily.com or click here to submit your event to us.


Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018

2018 Fall Family Events in Central Florida Guide features a list of great Fall events we found in our community.  Check back often for updates.  If we’ve forgotten anything, please send it to us! Email it to Brandi@MyCentralFloridaFamily.com or click here to add your event. Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018

You will find three categories: Fall Events that are happening all season long, October Fall Events, and November Fall Events. Plus, look for our list of Halloween Events below as well. Keep checking back…we’ll be back with more!


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Events Happening All Season

August 30 – November 12, 2018 | Varying Hours
Epcot’s International Food and Wine Festival
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October 2 – December 9, 2018 | Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 12-5
Scott’s Maze Adventures/Corn Maze and Family Fun | 26216 CR 448A in Mount Dora | $12 each (ages 3+)
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September Fall Events

September 3, 2018
Family Fun Day | Clermont
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September 8, 2018
Taste! Central Florida | Orlando World Center Marriott
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September 27-29, 2018
Oviedo Oktoberfest | Center Lake Park
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September 29, 2018 | 1 -7 PM
DeLand Bacon & Brew Fest 2018 | Earl Brown Park
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October Fall Events

September 29 – October 28, 2018
A Lot of Pumpkins | Santa’s Christmas Tree Forest 
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Weekends Through October
Southern Hill Farms Fall Festival and Pumpkin Patch
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October 6, 2018  | 11 AM to 6 PM
Viva Osceola 2018 | Kissimmee Lakefront Park
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October 6-7, 2018  | 10 AM to 9 PM  and 11 AM to 5 PM
Lake County Folk Music Festival
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October 5-6, 26-27, 2018 | Fridays 5 PM – 10 PM and Saturdays 12 PM – 10 PM
Central Florida Oktoberfest | German American Society of Central Florida
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October 13-14, 2018  | 9 AM  to 5 PM
Winter Park Autumn Art Festival | Central Park in Downtown Winter Park
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October 2018 | Open Weekends and Select Days
Painted Oaks Academy Pumpkin Patch and Harvest Weekends
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Mid-October 2018
Hunter’s Creek Fall Festival
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October 12, 2018  | 5 PM to 10 PM
Oktoberfest Avalon Park 
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October 12-14, 2018
Oktoberfest 2018 | A German Street Party | Downtown Sanford
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October 13, 2018 | 2 PM – 6 PM
Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge Owloween
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October 20, 2018  | 11 AM to 4 PM
Celebration Fall Fest | Lakeside Park
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October 20, 2018  | 10 AM to 5 PM
Winter Springs Artoberfest | Winter Springs Town Center
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October 20 – 21, 2018 | 10 AM – 5 PM
Winter Springs ArtobertFest | Winter Springs Town Center
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October 20 – 21 and 27-28, 2018
Pumpkin Patch Express
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October 25-28, 2018
Southwest Fall Festival at Holy Family Catholic Church
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October 26-28, 2018
Nativity Catholic Church Fall Festival | Longwood
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October 27-28, 2018
HorsePower Ranch Pumpkin Festival | Geneva
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October 27-28, 2018 |9 AM to 5 PM
Mount Dora Craft Fair
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October 27, 2018 | 3 – 6 PM (Residents)
Baldwin Park Kidtoberfest
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October 29, 2018 | 5:30 PM – 8 PM
Taste of Sanford 2018
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November Fall Events

November 1-11, 2018
Volusia County Fair | Volusia County Fairgrounds
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November 2-3, 2018
Ocoee Founders Day Festival
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November 2-4, 2018
Community Harvest Festival | All Souls Sanford
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November 2-4, 2018
Greek Fest Orlando | Holy Trinity Green Orthodox Church
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November 2-4 and 10-11, 2018
Lady of the Lakes Renaissance Faire | 12835 County Landfill Rd., Tavares
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November 3, 2018 | 10 AM to 4 PM
Orlando Korea Festival
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November 3-4, 2018 | 10 AM to 5 PM
Fall Fiesta in the Park | Lake Eola
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November 8, 2018
Light the Night | Lake Eola
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November 8-11, 2018
Apopka Fall Family Festival
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November 8-11, 2018
St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Fall Festival
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November 9-11, 2018 | Friday 6 PM – 10 PM, Saturday 4 PM – 10 PM and Sunday 1 PM – 7 PM
Annunciation Catholic Church Fall Festival
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November 10, 2018 | 9 AM to 4 PM
Great Day in the Country | Oviedo
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November 11, 2018 | 10 AM to 4 PM
26th Annual Pioneer Day | Shingle Creek
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November 16-17, 2018
6th Annual Mount Dora Scottish Highland Festival | Sunset Park
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November 17-18, 2018
Longwood Fall Festival | Downtown Longwood
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November 17-18, 2018
10th Annual Riverfest Seafood Festival | Ormond Beach
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November 17-18, 2018 | 10 AM to 5 PM
DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts
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November 17-18, 2018
42nd Annual Maitland Rotary Art Festival
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Disclaimer: These Orlando Fall Festival Events 2018 are subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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2018 Orlando Halloween Events

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2018 Orlando Halloween Events

2018 Orlando Halloween Events – There is so much to do in Central Florida for Halloween. From haunted houses, theme park events, pumpkin patches and more, there is something for every family! Find details below.


2018 Orlando Halloween Events

Halloween is a great time in Central Florida. From theme parks to haunted houses to pumpkin patches and more, there is something for all age groups and interests at Halloween time in and around Orlando.

As always, our list of events will be updated throughout the season, so be sure to check back often. And, if you’ve found we missed anything, be sure to send the event our way by emailing Brandi@MyCentralFloridaFamily.com or click here to submit the event.


Click the banner below for a list of Fall Fairs and Festivals.


Events Happening All Season Long

September 21 – November 3, 2018 | varying times
The Haunt at Old Town | 5770 West Irlo Bronson Memorial Highway in Kissimee
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Select Dates October 5 through November 3 | varying times
A Petrified Forest | 1360 E Altamonte Drive in Altamonte Springs
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Begins August 18, 2017 | varying days/hours
Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween
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Beginning September 14 through November 3, 2018 | Saturday 10-5 and Sunday 12-5
Halloween Horror Nights
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Begins September 22 – October 28, 2018 | weekends
Sea World Spooktacular
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Begins October 6-31, 2018 | Weekends
Legoland Brick
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Begins September 22 – October 31, 2018 | Weekends
Crayola Experience Screamin Green Hauntoween
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Begins September 28 – October 31, 2018 | Friday/Saturday Nights
Orlando Haunted Yard (very scary) – 3209 Calloway Drive, Orlando
$14 ages 6+; $7 3-6, 3 and under free


Multiple Day Events

October 12-14, 19-21, 26-28, 2017 | 5:30 PM
Boo at the Zoo at Brevard Zoo
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Fridays and Saturdays, Sept 28-29, all of October and Oct 30-31 | 7:30-11pm
Orlando Haunted Maze | 3902 Calloway Drive 
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October 25-27, 2018 | Thurs. 6-9pm; Fri/Sat. 5-10pm
Carnival of Screams | Oviedo
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Fridays-Sundays, October 12-28, 2018
Boo at the Zoo | Brevard Zoo
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Single Day Events

October 7, 2017 | 5 – 10 PM
Zombietoberfest | Audubon park Garden District
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October 26, 2018 | 9:30am-12:30pm
Teenie Weenie Halloweenie | Oviedo
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October 20, 2018 | 9 AM – 3 PM
Zoo Boo Bash | Central Florida Zoo
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October 31, 2018 | 5  – 7 PM
Oviedo Mall Halloween Bash 2018
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October 12, 2018 | 10 – 12 Noon
FANG-tastic Halloween Kid Crew at Oviedo Mall | in front of O2B Kids
Join Mad Science for Dry Ice Demonstrations, Sensory Experiments, and more.
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October 31, 20178| 5 – 9 PM
Halloween at Cranes Roost Sunset Park
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October 27, 20178| 10 AM – 3 PM
Trick or Treat Safe Zone at the Orange County Regional History Center
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October 27, 2018 | 5 – 10 PM
Buehler Planetarium | Sanford | Ghost Stories
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October 27, 2018 | 5 – 9 PM
Spooktacular | Downtown Avalon Park
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October 27, 2018 | 4 – 9 PM
Halloween Howl | Zephyrhills
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October 26, 2018 | 5:30 – 8 PM
Twilight Ghoast Tours | Downtown Kissimmee
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October 27, 2018 | 3 – 5 PM
Annual Halloween Barn Bash with the horses | Sanford
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October 27, 2018 | 4 PM – 8 PM
2018 Halloween Spooktacular | Central Park Lake Mary | N 4th Street, Lake Mary
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Trick or Treating

October 26, 2018 | 9:30am-12:30pm
Teenie Weenie Halloweenie | Oviedo
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October 27, 20178| 10 AM – 3 PM
Trick or Treat Safe Zone at the Orange County Regional History Center
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October 31, 20178| 5 – 9 PM
Halloween at Cranes Roost Sunset Park
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Disclaimer: These 2018 Orlando Halloween Events are subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Storytime at the Zoo is Back

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Storytime at the Zoo is Back

Storytime at the Zoo is Back – Beginning Wednesday, September 12, Storytime at the Zoo is debuting a series of new dates. The thirty-minute event will now be held on the second Wednesday of each month from September through May at 10 a.m.


Storytime at the Zoo is BackStorytime at the Zoo is Back starting Wednesday, September 12th at 8am.

The Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens is continuing their partnership with the Orange County Library System to integrate reading with educational outdoor experiences.

“Our great teamwork with the Orange County Library System helps us create a fun, interactive learning environment for children and families,” said Dawn Danzi, Education Manager at the Zoo. “It’s always a big hit, so we’re excited to be able to now offer it for nine consecutive months each year.”

Storytellers from the Orange County Library System will immerse audiences through books geared towards children under the age of five, followed by an up-close encounter with an animal ambassador from the Zoo.

Presentations will be in the Discovery Courtyard outside the entrance gate of the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens. The event is free to attend and Zoo admission is not included. For a complete list of dates and more information, visit www.centralfloridazoo.org/events.


Disclaimer: This event is subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Central Florida Zoo Fall 2018 Events

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Central Florida Zoo Fall 2018 Events

Central Florida Zoo Fall 2018 Events – There is a lot going on at the Central Florida Zoo this fall 2018! Check out some of the fun and opportunities for your Central Florida family!


What’s happening at the Central Florida Zoo this fall 2018? We have it here!

Homeschool Programs and Events

Homeschool ZOOventure Programs

Registration begins August 17

Homeschool Family Workshop

Wednesday, September 19

Registration required by September 12

Click here for more information about Homeschool Programs.


Cub Club Preschool Program – Fall Saturday Programs

Fun for you and your little one! 

Join us for a morning of learning about animals through play! We’ve created a fun and interactive learning experience for children and adults to participate in together. Programs include a variety of up-close animal encounters, games, crafts, activities, and stories.

Sat. Sept. 8, 2018

I Spy at the Zoo!

What can you see at the Zoo? The animals, that’s who! We’ll learn how animals use their senses to survive in the wild.

Sat. Oct. 13, 2018

Abracadabra!

Discover the magical things that animals can do! How does a caterpillar become a butterfly, a tadpole to a frog? Join us for this lively and magical class!

Sat. Nov. 10, 2018

How Many Legs Does It Take…2, 4, 6, 8?

Can you count them? Count them fast! Can you count them from first to last? Who has two legs? Who has four? Count with us and you’ll find more!

Sat. Dec. 8, 2018

Colorful Creatures

Journey with us as we explore the amazing rainbow of colors found in nature. Discover how animals can use color as a disguise, a warning, or to attract other animals.

Program Details

Ages: 2-5
Time: 9:30 a.m.-10:15 a.m.
Cost Per Child Ages 2-5: $12.00 per class – Annual Pass Holder; $15.00 per class – Non-Pass Holder

Zoo admission is separate and not required to attend. 

Siblings under 2 are free with paid child.

Requirements: 

  • Registered children participating in the program must be two at the start date of the program.
  • One adult per every two children is required.
  • Caregivers are responsible for participating along with the registered child/children.

Click here for more information and to register.


Fun for the Whole Family!

Storytime at the Zoo!

Wednesday, September 12

Free – no registration required

Night Hike at the Zoo!

Saturday, September 15

Registration required by September 7

Kids Night Out!

Saturday, September 22

Registration required by September 14

Bat House Building Workshop

Saturday, October 20

Registration required by September 21


Click here for all the information about upcoming events at the zoo this fall!


Disclaimer: These Central Florida Zoo Fall 2018 Events are subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Free Bowling on National Bowling Day

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Free Bowling on National Bowling Day

Free Bowling on National Bowling Day– Celebrate at Aloma Bowl in Winter Park, Boardwalk Bowl in Orlando or Airport Lanes in Sanford with a FREE game of bowling on Saturday, August 11th from 9am to noon.



Free Bowling on National Bowling DayFree Bowling on National Bowling Day at Aloma Bowl in Winter Park, Boardwalk Bowl in Orlando or Airport Lanes in Sanford  with a free game of bowling.

In addition to free bowling, Aloma Bowling Centers will be serving up delicious breakfast burritos and mimosas to help celebrate the day. The entertainment centers also have full food and drink menus, billiards and arcades so you can keep the fun rolling!

For more information about National Bowling Day, click here.

The Aloma Bowling Centers are the premier family entertainment venues in Central Florida, with locations in Orlando (Boardwalk Bowl Entertainment Center), Winter Park (Aloma Bowl) and Sanford (Airport Lanes).

In addition to the 144 combined lanes, each center offers billiards, a restaurant, and arcades featuring new interactive games. All venues offer great corporate and group event/party facilities.  Boardwalk Bowl Entertainment Center houses 80 lanes, making it the largest bowling facility in the Southeast.


Disclaimer: This event is subject to last minute cancellations and changes which might not be reflected in this MyCentralFloridaFamily.com post. Please always confirm with this family-friendly business by calling or clicking.




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Upcoming Events

  1. Miami/Brickell Festival of the Arts

    October 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  2. NOVEMBERFEST 2018

    November 14 @ 4:00 pm - November 18 @ 8:00 pm UTC+0
  3. Florida Tiny House Music Festival (3rd Annual)

    November 16 @ 12:00 pm - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  4. Orlando Balloon Glow

    November 16 @ 5:00 pm - November 18 @ 10:00 pm UTC+0
  5. Run The Race 5K -Christian Fun Run & Walk

    November 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am UTC+0
  6. Day of Thanks – Community Food Give Away

    November 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0
  7. Xtreme Sports Festival

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0
  8. SWFLORIDA CON

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  9. DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts 2018

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
  10. 4th ANNUAL ALPACA FESTIVAL – SWEET BLOSSOM ALPACAS

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC+0

Upcoming Events

  1. Miami/Brickell Festival of the Arts

    October 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  2. NOVEMBERFEST 2018

    November 14 @ 4:00 pm - November 18 @ 8:00 pm UTC+0
  3. Florida Tiny House Music Festival (3rd Annual)

    November 16 @ 12:00 pm - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  4. Orlando Balloon Glow

    November 16 @ 5:00 pm - November 18 @ 10:00 pm UTC+0
  5. Run The Race 5K -Christian Fun Run & Walk

    November 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am UTC+0
  6. Day of Thanks – Community Food Give Away

    November 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0
  7. Xtreme Sports Festival

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0
  8. SWFLORIDA CON

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  9. DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts 2018

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
  10. 4th ANNUAL ALPACA FESTIVAL – SWEET BLOSSOM ALPACAS

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC+0

Join our Fun Network

  1. Miami/Brickell Festival of the Arts

    October 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - January 15, 2019 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  2. NOVEMBERFEST 2018

    November 14 @ 4:00 pm - November 18 @ 8:00 pm UTC+0
  3. Florida Tiny House Music Festival (3rd Annual)

    November 16 @ 12:00 pm - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  4. Orlando Balloon Glow

    November 16 @ 5:00 pm - November 18 @ 10:00 pm UTC+0
  5. Run The Race 5K -Christian Fun Run & Walk

    November 17 @ 8:00 am - 11:00 am UTC+0
  6. Day of Thanks – Community Food Give Away

    November 17 @ 9:00 am - 12:00 pm UTC+0
  7. Xtreme Sports Festival

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 5:00 pm UTC+0
  8. SWFLORIDA CON

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 6:00 pm UTC+0
  9. DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts 2018

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - November 18 @ 5:00 pm UTC+0
  10. 4th ANNUAL ALPACA FESTIVAL – SWEET BLOSSOM ALPACAS

    November 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm UTC+0