Don't waste your time trying to plan the perfect weekend when we've already done the hard work for you! Check out our jam-packed list of things to do in Orlando which features all your go-to events around the city! Spend the weekend experiencing art in a new way at Immerse 2019 or The Annual Dia De Los Party, learn about technology and innovation at Synapse Orlando, or spend an evening enjoying delicious dining options at Taste of Nona! Our weekly guide or events in Orlando will surely help you make this a weekend to remember! 

Orlando Nightlife 

10th Annual Dia De Los Muertos Monster Party

When: Thursday, October 17th at 7:00 PM

Where: City Arts Factory

Now in its 10th year, the Dia De Los Muertos & Monster Party Art Show and Street Party will showcase Day of the Dead and Halloween inspired art from artists all over the country. This unique art show will be paired with a street party on opening night that will feature food, drinks, entertainment, and spooky art vendors. 

5th Annual Crooked Can Oktoberfest

When: Friday, October 18th at 4:00 PM

Where: Crooked Can Brewing Company

It's time to eat, polka, and party because the 5th Annual Crooked Can Oktoberfest is back and you are invited! Join the fun all weekend long as they take over the street for one of the best Oktoberfest celebrations in Central Florida!

Havana Nights Costume Ball 5th Annual Charity Classic

When: Friday, October 18th at 7:00 PM

Where: The Citrus Club

Get your Salsa shoes out and your party clothes pressed and join your friends at the Citrus Club for their annual Charity Classic Costume Ball with this year's theme "Havana Nights". Don't miss out on an amazing evening of food, fun, and festival! 

Family-Friendly Events in Orlando 

Immerse 2019

When: Friday, October 18th at 5:00 PM

Where: City Commons Plaza Downtown Orlando

1,000 artists inspire you to live a life of creativity and adventure through unique creative experiences in the streets and public spaces of Downtown Orlando. October 18 & 19, IMMERSE yourself in an inspiring experience you can't have anywhere else!

Big Bounce America 2019 | Orlando FL

When: Saturday, October 19th at 9:00 AM

Where: Osceola Heritage Park

Welcome to the biggest, craziest, and most awesome inflatable theme park ever to exist! This is your opportunity to spend some quality time with family and friends in a magical, candy-colored wonderland of inflatable adventure. Get your tickets to the Big Bounce America 2019 experience now! 

Winter Park Pumpkin Party

When: Saturday, October 19th at 10:00 PM

Where: Ward Park

Join the fun and decorate a ceramic pumpkin for the Fall time! They will have mini ceramic pumpkins, paint, and stickers for you to use for decoration. Children can also bring larger pumpkins to decorate if they choose! 

Concerts in Orlando 

Disney in Concert Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas

When: Friday, October 18th at 8:00 PM

Where: Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Back by popular demand— Experience Tim Burton’s cult classic with Danny Elfman’s score performed live by the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra.

Oliver Tree: Goodbye Farewell Tour

When: Friday, October 18th at 7:00 PM

Where: The Beacham

Genre-defying singer-songwriter-producer-professional scooter rider Oliver Tree has been making waves with his unique high-energy sound and eccentric persona. Tree’s latest hit single, “Hurt,” is slated to be his biggest yet, and you can see him perform it live this Friday night at The Beacham!

Encore w/ Gravedgr

When: Saturday, October 19th at 10:00 PM

Where: Gilt Nightclub

Gravedgr is a mysterious new producer on the scene introduced by DJ Carnage in 2018. His hit song “RAMPAGE” took over being played by artists all across the electronic sphere. He continues to release bass-heavy music ready to shock the world! 

More Events in Orlando 

Synapse Orlando 2019

When: Friday, October 18th at 8:00 AM

Where: Ace Cafe Orlando

Synapse is the platform for Florida's innovation community to easily find what they need & share what they have to accelerate success & create thriving economies. Experience technology and creativity in Downtown Orlando when companies, founders, artists, and performers from across the region gather innovation in the Orlando region. 

Winter Springs Festival of the Arts- ARToberFEST

When: Saturday, October 19th at 10:00 AM

Where: Winter Springs Festival of the Arts

Winter Springs ARToberFEST is celebrating 12 years of exceptional art, tasty German food and drink, rockin’ entertainment, kids’ crafts, and much more. Join this not-to-be-missed community event set on beautiful Blumberg Blvd in Winter Springs and the opportunity to enjoy award-winning art, savor the finest German food, and let your kids explore their artistic talent! 

Taste of Nona: Diamonds and Denim

When: Saturday, October 19th at 6:00 PM

Where: Lake Nona Town Center

Enjoy an evening out with a huge assortment of delectable dining options, live entertainment, and a silent auction. This year's Taste will feature as many as 50 fantastic regional restaurants, dessert makers, and catering services. 

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