As the weather breaks, the fun begins! Orlando and surrounding cities are known for their festivals. From picking blueberries to enjoying delicacies from around the world, there is something for everyone this festival season.
You can explore the theme parks for a Taste of Epcot’s Flower and Garden Show. While you’re there, enjoy live concerts, exotic animals, and music to tickle your fancy. Epcot makes it epic!
This festival continues until July 5th, 2021.
Make your way over to Sea World’s Orlando Seven Seas Food Festival.
“It’s the most we’ve ever had, and it makes Seven Seas the biggest theme park food festival in Orlando. Explore more than 50 fresh global cuisine choices to pair with over 75 wine and cocktail selections and 75 craft beers (be sure to check out our relaxing new beer garden). Revitalize your taste buds as you share this welcoming, open-air experience every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday, Feb. 5 – May 9.”
Paws in the Park Festival is purrfect for fur babies and their parents! On May 8th starting at 10 am, pet lovers can come together and enjoy a day specifically catered to our loving pets at Lake Eola. Sponsored by the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando, this event features activities for you and your fur baby, as well as opportunities for adoption. This fun-filled day includes costume contests, a doggy fun zone, and photo booths!
Feel the rhythm of the islands at the Clermont Reggae Festival, Saturday, May 22nd from noon until 10 p.m. Come jam on at Lilly’s on the Lake 846 W Osceola St in Clermont, FL.
“Join us for a day of REGGAE music and culture on the Lake. Bring your boat, jet ski, bike, scooter, or beach chair, and enjoy the good vibes.”
Want some more good island vibes? Head over to the 2nd Annual Caribbean Food and Music Festival. Enjoy over 15 Caribbean food vendors, music, and of course LIVE BANDS! Sunday, May 23rd from 12-5:00 p.m. at the Apopka Amphitheater, 3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway in Apopka, Florida.
Let’s wine, dine, and be entertained at Corks and Forks Maitland. Hosted by Venue on the Lake Maitland Civic Center Thursday, May 13th at 6 p.m. until Friday, May 14th at midnight.
“Enjoy mouth-watering bites and signature dishes from some of the finest local chefs and restaurants in the area. Sample fine wines, spirits, and beer from favorite local and national brands.”
Enjoy your experience all while knowing your proceeds benefit the Maitland Civic Center.
Take your pick! Orange County and its surrounding cities have numerous activities to keep you entertained. From cultural celebrations to laid-back strolls, there’s even something for the fur babies. There’s plenty for everyone to enjoy!
Get up, get out, and safely Festivus with the rest of us!