What’s Happening in Orlando This Summer

Orlando is the ultimate vacation destination because it has something for everyone. Whether you’re a family with young children, a couple looking for a romantic getaway, or a group of friends looking for a fun-filled vacation, you’ll find something to enjoy in Orlando.

The city is home to some of the world’s most popular theme parks, including Walt Disney World, Universal Orlando Resort, and SeaWorld Orlando. These parks offer a wide variety of rides, shows, and attractions that will keep you entertained for years to come. 

In addition to theme parks, the area also has a number of other attractions, such as the Kennedy Space Center, the Orlando Science Center, and the Orlando Museum of Art. There are also plenty of opportunities for outdoor activities, such as golfing, fishing, and hiking.

No matter what you’re looking for in a vacation, you’re sure to find it in Orlando. Here are just a few events happening in the coming days. 


Theme Parks: 

EPCOT International Food and Wine Festival 

The EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival is celebrating its 27th consecutive year! The festival will feature returning favorites such as The Fry Basket, Flavors from Fire, Canada, India and Spain. Several new Global Marketplaces will open later during the festival as summer turns to fall. Guests can also experience live entertainment such as Mariachi Cobre and Voices of Liberty. For more information visit: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/epcot/epcot-international-food-and-wine-festival/

Dates: July 27th – November 18th 

Times: Open During Park Hours

Location: EPCOT

Prices: Admission included with Park Admission, Food prices vary by booth


Disney H2O Glow After Hours

Attend a Glow Party after hours with lively entertainment, DJ parties, exclusive snacks, and all your favorite attractions with lower wait times. For more information visit: https://bit.ly/3n54Tsu

Dates: Now – September 2, 2023 (Select Nights) 

Times: 8:00 PM – 11:00 PM

Location: Typhoon Lagoon 

Prices: Starting at $70 per person


Mickey’s Not So Scary Halloween Party

Get your favorite costume ready! Come collect candies and treats while Magic Kingdom Park thrills and chills you with eerie entertainment, delightful attractions and some beloved Disney Characters. Disney’s Not-So-Spooky Spectacular—a wickedly wild fireworks display featuring some of your favorite Disney Characters and hosted by Jack Skellington from Tim Burton’s The Nightmare Before Christmas. For more information visit: https://disneyworld.disney.go.com/events-tours/magic-kingdom/mickeys-not-so-scary-halloween-party/

Dates: August 11th – November 1st, 2023 (Select Nights) 

Times: 7:00 pm – 12:00 am

Location: Magic Kingdom 

Prices: Varies by Night 


Summer Spectacular at SeaWorld Orlando 

When the sun goes down, the night fires up at SeaWorld’s Summer Spectacular. Join playful, glowing sea creatures and world-class DJs for a family-friendly dance party beneath the waves. Then end the night with Ignite, fireworks and fountains spectacular. Theme Park admission required. For more information visit: https://seaworld.com/orlando/events/summer-spectacular/

Dates: Now  – September 4th (Select Nights) 

Times: Hours vary by day

Location: SeaWorld Orlando

Prices: Admission included with Park Admission, Food prices vary by booth


Local Events: 

Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining

Running for five weeks starting in August, it’s your chance to enjoy three-course, prix-fixe dinners at many of Orlando’s best restaurants including some Michelin guide honorees. For more information visit: https://www.magicaldining.com

Dates: TBA (typically August – September) 

Times: Variable per Restaurant 

Location: Participating restaurants

Prices: Typically starting at $37


Opera Orlando Summer Concert Series 

Opera Orlando launches its 2023-24 All for Art season in song this August with its annual Opera Orlando in Concert: Summer Concert Series at the University Club of Winter Park. Enjoy a fun and diverse selection of songs, arias, and duets, as well as wine and light hors d’oeuvres during a post-concert reception with each artist, who will be featured throughout the Opera’s upcoming season.

Dates: August 13, 20, & 27, 2023

Times: 2:00 pm

Location: University Club of Winter Park 

Prices: $45, Season Subscription $125 


Disney Springs Flavors of Florida presented by CORKCICLE

Flavors of Florida at Disney Springs is serving up inspiring cuisine and treats celebrating the sunshine state. Over 30 restaurants and retails locations are participating in this celebration through August 13th. 

Dates: July 1 – August 13, 2023

Times: All day

Location: Various Locations throughout Disney Springs 

Prices: Varies per location


Classically Summer by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

This 3-part concert series featuring musicians from the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. Programs have been specially curated by the musicians performing them. All concerts will feature outstanding OPO Principal Musicians plus a few special surprise guests. You won’t want to miss these delightful and intriguing programs designed to fill your summer with music!

Dates: Saturday, July 22, 2023 

Times: 6:00 pm

Location: Visitor Center Theater

Prices: $ $25 member adult/$5 member child (12 and under)
$35 non-member adult/$15 non-member child (12 and under)


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