Walt Disney World’s Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Party returns August 17th to October 31st.
Come dressed up as your favorite spooky character, trick-or-treat throughout the park, attend the scream-o-ween dance party, see some of the Disney characters all dressed up, boo-to-you Halloween parade, hocus pocus villain speltacular, HalloWishes fireworks show and more.
More info visit: disneyworld.disney.go.com
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Every fall at Universal Studios Florida nightmares rule the darkness as the sun goes down and Halloween Horror Nights 28 takes over on September 14th until November 3rd (select nights only).
Houses drawn from the greatest horror stories chill the bravest souls. Streets transform into sinister scare zones. Mad laughter echoes from outrageous live shows. And across the park, some of Universal Orlando’s most exhilarating attractions tempt with thrilling escapes after dark.
More info visit: orlando.halloweenhorrornights.com
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This much-anticipated event will offer the community all things SALSA at Clermonts Sips and Salsa Festival on September 8th in Downtown Clermont.
A display of cultural cuisine will be available in a variety of exquisite dishes, accompanied by live salsa music and dancing. Lots of activities for the whole family including Chihuahua races, domino tournament, kids zone and much more.
More info visit: www.clermontfl.gov
Central Florida’s BIGGEST boat show takes over the Orange County Convention Center August 17-19th with over 400 boats.
Fun for the whole family including catching live trout, boat and fishing seminars, catch a bull dolphin in a virtual saltwater fishing simulator, see the unbelievable Land Shark and more. You could also win a $30,000 Nauticstar 215 XTS boat.
More info visit: orlandoboatshow.com
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Celebrate the America’s birthday with Wall Street Plaza a two-day block party July 3-4th in Downtown Orlando.
Enjoy live music from Lighter Exchange, korndogg’s karaoke competition, food, games and the Samuel Adams beer garden where for only 10 bucks buys you unlimited Samuel Adams beer from 5p-8p.
More info visit: wallstplaza.net
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Experience two nights of powerful music from Christian Rock’s brightest stars at Rock the Universe at Universal Orlando on September 7-8th.
Lift your hands and let your heart soar with amazing artists including Casting Crowns, Jesus Culture, TobyMac and For King & Country. Plus, enjoy a moving Candlelighting Ceremony on Saturday and the FanZone presented by Coca-Cola where you can catch more live performances and electronic dance music spun by Sarah Reeves and a DJ.
You’ll also enjoy the park’s most awesome rides and attractions. It’s an unforgettable weekend of faith and fun.
More info visit: www.universalorlando.com
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Join the City of Tampa for yet another spectacular Independence Day celebration Cotanchobee Park on July 4th.
Tampa’s favorite celebration of red, white and blue will be something special for everyone, even your four-legged friends. Tasteful southern dishes by the Tampa Red White & Blue Festival food court inclusive of your favorite surf and turf, hot dogs, bbq and more.
Best dressed in Red, White & Blue Contest (kid category, dog category, and adult category).
American Art Zone: highlighting exhibitions of local artists, jewelers, and craft designers.
Apple Pie Eating Contest
Giveaways and plenty of raffle prizes.
Loads of entertainment for the whole family.
More info visit: www.visittampabay.com
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