With the beginning of a new month comes a new array of fun, local events in Orlando. This proves very true for April, as Spring festivals and markets begin to pop up in all of our favorite districts throughout the city. As the weather warms up, it's the perfect time for a weekend outing with friends and family attending one of the many events going on. Make sure you take a look through our weekly list of things to do in Orlando to help take the hard work out of planning a fun-filled weekend!
When: Saturday, April 6th at 1:00 PM
Where: Lake Concord Park North
Central Florida Top Brewer is a Beer Fest unlike any other. It is designed to showcase the talents and creativity of our local Florida breweries. There will be 33 different breweries joining this year to take on the "Top Chef" style competition where they have drawn one grain, one hop, and two miscellaneous ingredients to brew a beer from. Along with the competition beer, Orlando breweries will be bringing along some of their favorite and special beers to share with you.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 4:00 PM
Dunder Mifflin Paper Company is throwing its biggest employee party ever! There will be trivia at 4 bars during the crawl, Dundee awards for the team with the highest score, a professional corporate photographer, and prizes for best-dressed office crew. Get your tickets now so your Dunder Mifflin employee badge is ready, or Hank won't let you in!
When: Sunday, April 7th at 4:00 PM
Where: Hooch | Wall Street
Historically recognized as #NationalBeerDay thanks to President Roosevelt, on April 7th we also celebrate 407DAY! This year we will be combining a few of our favorite things. Happy Hour, Drink Specials, and Sunday Funday. Come out and enjoy $4.07 draft beer, white claws, and Three Olives vodka drinks.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 10:00 AM - Sunday, April 7th at 5:00 PM
Where: Lake Eola Park
Come join us at the 30th Annual Spring Fiesta in the Park this April 6th and 7th from 10am-5pm. There will be over 200 artists, crafter and foodie booths for you to peruse all weekend long. Along with a large kids area, plenty of picnic space, and live music to enjoy throughout the event.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 11:00 AM
Where: Orlando Museum Of Art
This free Family Day features hands-on art and gallery activities, storytelling, music, dancing, and more! The entire museum will be open and will include free entry for the whole family until 2:00 pm.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 12:00 PM
Where: Audubon Park Garden District
Come out for some of Central Florida's best vendors: artists, vintage, native and Florida friendly plants, locally produced artisanal foods, handmade crafts, music, food trucks and more at APGD's Spring Market at Audubon. Relax, shop, listen to music, eat, and enjoy the afternoon in the award-winning Audubon Park Garden District.
When: Thursday, April 4th at 7:00 PM
Where: Amway Center
Come cheer on your Orlando Solar Bears vs. The Atlanta Gladiators at Amway Center.
When: Friday, April 5th at 7:00 PM
Where: Amway Center
Cheer on your Orlando Magic as they face off against the Atlanta Hawks at the Amway Center this Friday.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 7:30 PM
Where: Orlando City Soccer Stadium
When: Friday, April 5th at 6:00 PM
Where: Harry P. Leu Gardens
Enjoy a movie outdoors at Harry P. Leu Gardens at their showing of Avengers Infinity War. You may bring a dinner picnic basket and seating. Alcohol is permitted at the event as well. Gates open at 6:00 p.m. and the start time for the movie is 8:30.
When: Friday, April 5th at 5:30
UCF Celebrates the Arts is an annual showcase featuring an interactive exhibition of student artworks in the areas of Visual and Performing Arts.
When: Saturday, April 6th at 2:00 PM
It's Oktoberfest in April!! Join us in beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford for the 3rd Annual Hollerbach's Springfest German street party on April 6th and 7th. We can't wait! The free-to-attend outdoor German festival will feature German cuisine, beer, wine, and Schnapps along with live traditional German music.
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