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Weekend Events in Central Florida

Find something to do this weekend in Central Florida

There is always something fun and exciting happening in Central Florida. Find something fun to do near your home, and get together with friends at any of these amazing local events. Gather with friends, family, or anyone in the community while hanging out at these events.


Vegan Food Festival:

Visit Orlando this weekend to attend the Vegan Food Festival. During this vegan food fest, guests can try out over fifteen different vegan food vendors. Watch and get inspired by some of the demos that will be shown. Enjoy meditation classes during the Vegan Food Fest as well. Check out this event this Saturday.

Central Florida Comic-Con:

Another event happening this weekend, on Saturday and Sunday is the Central Florida Comic-Con. If you are someone that loves comics, TV, movies, and art, then you will love being able to hang out at the Central Florida Comic-Con. Visit the vendors at this event or listen to the discussion panels that some of the guest speakers will speak at.


On Friday, at the Orlando Science Center is the Otronicon. The Otronicon will go on until January 20th. This is an event that celebrates science and technology. Hang out at the workshops, listen to the guest speakers, and do some of the competitions that happen at Otronicon.

Lake Nona Farmers Market:

Get your favorite fresh fruit at the Lake Nona Farmers Market this weekend. The Lake Nona Farmers Market happens every Saturday. Check out all of the talented vendors that will be set up this weekend at the Lake Nona Farmers Market. For example, purchase crafts, other various food items, and jewelry.


All-Star Jam:

The Addition Arena is having a fun event this weekend, the All-Star Jam. The All-Star Jam is a concert happening this weekend hosted by K923. The country artists, Brett Young and Lady Antebellum will be at the All-Star Jam. Enjoy listening to these country artists live this weekend.


Science Night Live:

This Saturday is Science Night Live. Science Night Live is another event hosted at the Orlando Science Center but is just for the twenty-one and older crowd. Bring all of your friends to this amazing event and explore the unique technology at this center.


Daytona Boat Show:

Every day this weekend is the Daytona Boat Show. There are over 200 boats to see at the Daytona Boat Show. The admission and the parking at this event are completely free.


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The Wedding Showcase:

This weekend is The Wedding Showcase at the DoubleTree by Hilton hotel. Win door prizes for your wedding, look into all the vendors at The Wedding Showcase to use on your special day. Enjoy staying for the amazing fashion show filled with wedding gowns and other wedding party attire.

St. Augustine Night of Lights:

Visit the St. Augustine area to take a trip to St. Augustine Night of Lights. The St. Augustine Night of Lights has been going on since November and will be happening up until February. View all of the amazing lights that this area has on display for all visitors. Enjoy walking around and gazing at all of the beautiful lights in this area.

Perfect Wedding Show:

Another wedding event happening this weekend is the Perfect Wedding Show. The Perfect Wedding Show is going to be held in Daytona Beach. This inexpensive wedding show will have samples of wedding cakes, deals for different wedding vendors, and entertainment during your visit.

Park Ave 5K:

Winter Park is having a huge 5k event this weekend called Park Ave 5k. The Park Ave 5k is hosted by Advent Health. Experience running a 5k in the beautiful Central Florida weather this weekend.

Riverpark Movies:

Friday at 6 p.m. is the Riverpark Movie event. Riverpark Movie event is in Port Orange Florida. This weekend they are playing The Secret Life of Pets 2. Enjoy going to this movie with family and feel free to bring your kids to this event.

Veterinary Meeting & Expo:

Attend the Veterinary Meeting and Expo held at the Orange County Convention Center. Learn from many professionals in this field and get better in the career field of your choice. There will be so many opportunities at this event happening on Saturday and Sunday this weekend.

Family Movie Night at Old Town:

If you missed experiencing Family Movie Night at Old Town last weekend, then you will have the opportunity to experience this weekend. Bring the entire family to watch Christopher Robin the movie in a comfortable chair and purchase any salty or sweet snack provided at one of the amazing Old Town Kissimmee shops.

SeaWorld First Look Weekend:

Take a trip to SeaWorld to experience the SeaWorld First Look Weekend. Attending this event means that you will be able to meet some of the animal experts at this theme park and see the behind the scenes at SeaWorld. Learn all about the trainers and the beautiful animals during SeaWorld First Look Weekend.

Scottish Highland Games:

Central Winds Park is having the Scottish Highland Games this weekend. This festival lasts two days. Scottish societies will come together at this event and will compete with dancing, and bagpipe playing. Many will enjoy learning and experiencing the Scottish music and the culture during this event in Central Florida.

Puttin on the Ritz: Back to the 80s!:

Sanford Florida is hosting a play this weekend on Sunday where guests will be able to relive the 80’s. Free food, music and more will be held at the Wayne Densch Performing Arts Center.


Free Mellow Monkey Comedy Show:

Friday night from 8 until 10 p.m. is the Free Mellow Monkey Comedy Show happening in Sanford. This event is completely free, so it is first-come, first-serve. Reserve a spot for you and a friend at this event for five dollars.

Sanford Art Walk:

The Sanford welcome center is having a Sanford Art Walk. Saturday is the day that everyone can take a tour through town to discover all the great artists, artwork, and mingle while also listening to live music. Enjoy refreshments and other’s company at the Sanford Art Walk. The Sanford Art Walk is welcome to anyone and everyone!


Sanford Ghost Tour:

Buy a ticket to go on one of the popular ghost tours in Central Florida. The Sanford Ghost Tour is unlike any other! Attend the Sanford Ghost tour Friday or Saturday, and feel free to add the craft beer for even more fun during your experience. Learn about the history of Sanford and find out all the spooky ghost spots and stories within this Central Florida city.

Pine Castle Chili Cook-Off:

If you love eating chili and attending silent auctions, then you will have to take a visit to the Pine Castle Chili Cook-Off from 11:30 a.m. until 2:00 p.m. Sample all the chili flavors that your heart desires. The entry fee is only $5 for adults and $3 for children. The chili winner will receive a trophy and a gift card.

Florida Key-Lime Pie Festival:

From 10 a.m. until 6 p.m. on Saturday is the Florida Key-Lime Pie Festival. Admission is only ten dollars. Enjoy a delightful key lime pie in the company of other Central Florida residents. Listen to live music and have an amazing time at this wonderful Florida festival.


Visit All of the Events Happening This Weekend in Central Florida!

Enjoy spending time at any of these events that are happening this weekend in Central Florida. Spend time indoors at these events or attend any of the events happening in the beautiful Central Florida weather.


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