Fun Fall Events in Central FL
Fall may feel a bit unconventional for Floridians, mainly because it's perpetually warm here. Nevertheless, we Floridians find ways to embrace the season by indulging in all the quintessential autumn activities!
Despite temperatures often lingering around 80 degrees, any day in Florida that offers a hint of crispness becomes an irresistible invitation to explore the local fall festivals, pumpkin patches, and local shops:
So, prepare for some early fall excitement with our guide to fun fall events in Central FL:
Date: Saturday, October 14
Location: Lake Nona
Live country music
Pumpkin patch + decorating station
Fall Sweets Station + Bar with specialty drinks
Immerse yourself in the delights of fall at Lake Nona's annual Town Harvest festival. Grab your perfect pumpkin from our Town Center patch (open only during the event weekend). Snap photos in front of festive backdrops while enjoying tunes from Diamond Dixie and the John Sparling Band. Savor apple cider cake doughnuts, pumpkin cheesecake blondies, or seasonal drinks. Admission is FREE.
Date: Saturday, October 14 + Sunday, October 15, 10 am – 4 pm
Location: Lukas Nursery & Butterfly Encounter
$20 wristbands cover:
Corn Kernel Pits
Butterfly Encounter Admission: $7 per person
Kids under 2 ride the Hay Ride & visit the Butterfly Encounter FREE with a paid adult. Purchase wristbands and tickets at the event's Ticket Booth.
Date: Friday, October 20th
Location: Winter Park Farmer's Market (New England Ave, 32789)
Orlando's top eateries, bars, and breweries
All-inclusive food and beverage tastings
DJ David Manuel and Andrew Luv & The Franchise Players band
Halloween costume contest with cash prizes
Photo booths and themed areas
Fundraising for Base Camp for Kids with Cancer (501c3)
Palmano Group Real Estate is excited to be the presenting sponsor for Halloween on the Avenue! An evening of dressing up and fun. Enjoy "Unlimited Tastings" from vendors, lite bites, craft beer, wine, cocktails, and more. Tickets range from $90.00 (advance) to $125 (day of) with options for early access. The event starts at 8:00 pm (7:00 pm with an upgraded ticket) and offers limitless bites, desserts, silent auctions, themed photos, and live entertainment inside and out.
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2023
Time: 3:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Location: Westminster Winter Park, 1111 S Lakemont Ave, Winter Park, FL 3279
Join Ms. Shanna from the Winter Park Library for spooky stories and songs.
Wear your favorite costume for Trunk-or-Treat and carnival fun from 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm.
Park in the Westminster parking garage in any unnumbered spot and allow time for parking and a short walk to the main building.
Date: October 22nd
Time: 1:00 pm - 6:00 pm
Bring your furry friend to our Pup Paw-ty & Costume Contest! Dress up your pup for a chance to win fantastic prizes.
The first 50 pups, accompanied by an adult, will receive a complimentary Halloween bandana!
Purchase a wristband for just $5 at Quantum Leap Winery and unlock special deals at 16 local businesses, bars, and restaurants.
100% of the proceeds from wristband sales will go towards supporting the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando. Enjoy a fun day out with your pup while making a difference in the community!