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Annual Events in Orlando

 

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Winter Events

Epcot International Festival of the Arts


January 13 – February 20

paint brushes on a canvas

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.

Festival of the Arts

Festival of the Arts

 

Disney After Hours


January 20 – March 9

rides at disney after hours

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.

Disney® After Hours

Disney® After Hours

 

NFL Pro Bowl Week


January 25 – January 29

pro bowl leather football

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!

NFL Pro Bowl Week

NFL Pro Bowl Week

 

Daytona 500


February 26

daytona 500 racetrack

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!

Daytona Speedway

Daytona Speedway

 

Disney Princess Half Marathon Weekend


February 23 – February 26

girl lacing up tennis shoe

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.

Disney® Princess Race

Disney® Princess Race

 
 

Atlanta Braves Spring Training


February 25 – March 29

training camp baseball

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.

For Game Tickets

For Game Tickets

 

Epcot International Flower and Garden Festival


March 1 – May 29

topiaries at the international flower and garden festival

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.

Flower Festival

Flower Festival

 

Spring Events

Central Florida Fair


March 2 - March 19

kids on central florida fair merry-go-round

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.

Central Florida Fair

Central Florida Fair

 

Star Wars Half Marathon - The Dark Side


April 20 – April 23

kids playing with light sabers

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!

Dark Side Marathon

Dark Side Marathon

 

Great American Pie Festival


May 5 - May 6

baked pie sitting on a table at a pie festival

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.

American Pie Festival

American Pie Festival


Fall Events

Mickey's Not-So-Scary Halloween Party


September - October

halloween party with dancing disney characters 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.

Mickey's Party Info

Mickey's Party Info

 

Epcot International Food and Wine Festival


August 31 - November 13

couples tasting food at the food and wine festival

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.

Food & Wine Festival

Food & Wine Festival