Annual Events in Orlando
January 13 – February 20
Enjoy six weekends of visual, preforming, and culinary arts during the Epcot® International Festival of Arts. Discover Broadway shows with some of the most popular Disney Characters from Aladdin and The Lion King.
January 20 – March 9
Do you ever wish you could explore more of Disney® in less time with less of a crowd? Now you can with Disney® After Hours! Get access to select Magic Kingdom® Park attractions, meet and greets with characters, snacks, and drinks included in the cost of admission.
January 25 – January 29
Celebrate the sport of football at NFL Pro Bowl Week during your stay in Orlando. Enjoy team practices, championship games, parades, and more all week long!
Race fans from across the nation will flock to the Daytona International Speedway this February for the "Super Bowl of Stock Car Racing," the Daytona 500! You'll feel the rumble of the engines as the racers whiz around the track at breathtaking speeds. Be sure to arrive before race day to indulge in Budweiser Speedweeks!
February 23 – February 26
Join your favorite Disney® Princess at the annual Disney® Princess Half Marathon, Disney® Enchanted 10K, Glass Slipper Challenge, Disney® Princess 5K, and runDisney Kids Races this winter season. Run through Epcot® and experience the magic with the entire family.
February 25 – March 29
See your favorite baseball teams in action before the official start of the season! The Atlanta Braves are spending their 19th Spring Training at the ESPN Wide World of Sports! Catch America's favorite game and maybe even your favorite Disney Characters at the sports complex.
March 1 – May 29
Transport yourself into a complete flower wonderland. Discover topiaries shaped like Mickey Mouse, Bambi, Snow White, and your other favorite characters, as well as, gardening seminars, live entertainment, and more.
March 2 - March 19
Enjoy some good old fashioned fun at the 104th annual Central Florida Fair! Your family will be entertained for hours with the rides and games at the Midway. Take time to visit the nearly 2,500 live animals in the livestock barns and stay energized for a full day of activities with some of the fair's finest fare.
April 20 – April 23
Imagine racing through Epcot® with Stormtroopers you cheering on. At the Star Wars™ Half Marathon – The Dark Side, you can turn this into a reality with your entire family whether you’re an experienced runner or choose to participate in the 10K, 5K, or kids race. Whichever you choose, May the Force be with you!
May 5 - May 6
Whether you're a fan of apple, blueberry, or even chocolate cream, the Great American Pie Festival is sure to have your favorite flavor! From professional bakers to home cooks, taste some of America's best pies. Want to step up your baking game? Attend a session at the Pie Learning Center.
September - October
Dress as your favorite character and join Mickey at his Halloween celebration! See how the Disney® villains have transformed the Magic Kingdom® Park for the spooky season and enjoy trick-or-treating before the Halloween Parade featuring all your favorite characters in costumes of their own.
August 31 - November 13
Take your taste buds on a tour around the globe at the Epcot® International Food and Wine Festival! Featuring over 30 international food and drink stands, this food festival has a dish to delight every one. Enjoy live music from the Eat to the Beat concert series as you travel the globe tasting unique dishes and attending culinary demos.