We're headed into a three-day weekend and if you haven't already started planning a fun Memorial Day Weekend in Orlando, then we're here to help. Orlando is full of exciting and festive events including live music, BBQ's, and block parties! Make sure you take a second to go out of your way and thank a veteran while we all are celebrating in honor of those we have lost. There are so many fun things to do in Orlando over the holiday, so make the most of it by spending some time with family and friends at an awesome event near you!
When: Friday, May 24th at 5:00 PM & Saturday, May 25th at 5:00 PM
Where: SHOTS Orlando
There is only one place to turn up this Memorial Day Weekend in Orlando and that's with the SHOTS crew! They will be having drink specials all weekend long and of course, all the signature shots you love!
When: Sunday, May 26th at 2:00 PM
Where: Wall Street Plaza
The 3 day weekend means 3 block party nights on Wall St Plaza! That's right, after partying Friday & Saturday night, they're throwing another full block party on Sunday before Memorial Day. The party starts at 2 pm with no cover and $3 Yuengling all night long!
When: Sunday, May 26th at 12:00 PM
Where: Camping World Stadium
This is the largest gathering of Caribbean American people in Central Florida for the 32nd Annual Orlando Carnival hosted by The Original Orlando Carnival Association. This event features a wide assortment of DJ's, Caribbean cuisine, and amazing artists.
When: Friday, May 24th at 9:30 AM
Where: The Waterfront Orlando
Join Lake Life Paddle at The Waterfront Orlando for a Friday morning paddle session. Start the weekend off right by paddling the shores of beautiful Lake Jennie Jewell where you will see fish, eagles, egrets, turtles, and occasionally a family of otters.
When: Saturday, May 25th at 7:00 AM
Where: Center Lake Park
Calling all runners, walkers, and strollers! The Oviedo Memorial 5K and Kids Fun Run returns to Center Lake Park on Saturday, May 25th. The 5K will be professionally chip timed, and medals will be awarded to all 5K finishers. Each registered runner will receive a tech T-shirt and all proceeds benefit the American Legion.
When: Sunday, May 26th at 3:00 PM
Where: Andee's Thrift Shop
A market hosted for locals, by locals. Shop art, crafts, jewelry, vintage goods, and more from our over 20 local vendors, then grab a bite while you listen to the live performers. Free to enter & family friendly!
When: Thursday, May 23rd at 9:30 PM
Where: Celine Orlando
Cory Wythe, the producer and guitarist better known as Marvel Years, has found a welcome place for himself within the increasingly popular glitch-hop / electro-soul dance music scene. He will be bringing his electronic beats and unique remixes to Celine this Thursday night! Get your tickets now!
When: Saturday, May 25th at 5:00 PM
Where: Lake Concord Park North
Casselberry’s free Rock N’ Blues Concert and Car Show on Saturday at Lake Concord Park will feature headliner Dana Fuchs, who mixes southern rock, soul, and blues. Her raspy voice invited comparisons to rock singer Janis Joplin, and she will be joined by two opening acts, Tony Sheridan Band and The Volts.
When: Saturday, May 25th at 4:00 PM
Where: Fun Spot America
Fun Spot America Theme Parks presents The Wine & Food Blues Festival. Grab your Wine Lanyard and lets sample at Fun Spot America Theme Parks. Try dishes from over 5 of the best Food trucks and enjoy 5 wine samples with your ticket. There will be 10 food trucks and more wine to sample for additional purchase and live entertainment from 4 pm - 9 pm.
When: Saturday, May 25th at 12:00 PM
Where: East Orlando Harley-Davidson
What Memorial Day weekend in Orlando is complete without a cookout? Stop by your closest Orlando Harley-Davidson for a free cookout and complimentary refreshments!
When: Sunday, May 26th at 8:00 PM
Yup, it's that time of year for Orlando Carnival and Mango's Tropical Cafe is joining in on the celebration on Sunday, May 26th for Carnival Rehab - the Last Injection of Orlando Carnival! If you thought last year was crazy, just wait until you see what they have in store for this year!
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