Annual Events

This page lists family-friendly events in the Seminole County, Florida area. Note: Details of these events can change from year to year, so please check our calendar of events for specific dates and updated information.
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Altamonte Springs Art, Craft and Wine Festival

This festival features more than 150 talented artists and crafters offering original and unique items. Admission is free. Setting this event apart fro ...

Season: Fall
November
Hours: Sat: 10am - 7pm |Sun: 11am - 5pm
Free Admission
274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32701
Altamonte Springs Earth Day Celebration

Celebrate Earth Day at Lake Lotus Park, a beautiful 150-acre nature preserve which protects our wildlife and ecological systems. This free, family-fri ...

Season: Spring
Sunday, April 22, 2018
Hours: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Free
1153 Lake Lotus Park Rd, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32714
Altamonte Springs Family Fest

Enjoy a fun, interactive family festival hosted by the Altamonte Springs Police Department. Activities include live entertainment, vendor exhibitions, ...

Season: Spring
Sunday, May 6, 2018
Hours: 12pm - 5pm
Free
225 Newburyport Avenue, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32701
Altamonte Springs Rhytms of the Roost

The popular concert series, Rhythms at the Roost, is returning with great bands, delicious eats and unique festival themes. Bring a chair and get read ...

Season: Spring
Once a month in March, April and May
Hours: 7pm - 10:pm
Free Admission
274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32701
Altamonte Springs Salsa y Sazón

98.1 Salsa y Más and Univision Orlando are hosting the annual Salsa y Sazón Latin Food and Music Festival, one of Orlando’s biggest events. Enjoy culi ...

Season: Spring
Sunday, April 15, 2018
Hours: 11am - 8pm
$15 (children under 12 are free)
523 Douglas Avenue, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32714
Altamonte Springs Uptown Art Expo

The streets along beautiful Cranes Roost Park at Uptown Altamonte will come alive with artisans showcasing their talents, color and music. The Uptown ...

Season: Spring
March 24 - 25, 2018
Hours: Starts at 10:00am
Free Admission
274 Cranes Roost Blvd, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32701
Altamonte Springs World Food Festival

This culinary festival features tastes from the cuisines of the world. Stroll around Cranes Roost Lake and enjoy themed lands featuring food, beverage ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Hours: 12pm - 7pm
Admission is free. Food and beverages available for pur...
274 Cranes Roost Blvd, Altamonte Springs, Florida, 32701
Apopka Art & Foliage Festival

Bring your families for a stroll through the park and see why Apopka is known as the "Foliage Capital of the World". Over twenty local nurseries will ...

Season: Spring
April 28 -29, 2018
Hours: Sat: 9am-5pm | Sun: 10am-4pm
Free
35 S. Park Ave, Apopka, Florida, 32703
Apopka Fall Family Festival

Visit our carnival midway with a large variety of food, games, and rides for the whole family.

Season: Fall
November
Free Admission
10 N Forest Ave, Apopka, Florida
Apopka Health & Fitness Fair

Join the City of Apopka as we welcome you to the annual "Health & Fitness Fair". We will have many organizations on site to help promote the importanc ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Hours: 9am - 12pm
Free
11 N Forest Avenue, Apopka, Florida
Apopka Public Safety Day

Police and Fire Displays, Vehicles and PD vs. Fire Competition, Vehicle Rescue, K9 and SWAT Demonstrations and Music.

Season: Spring
Hours: 10:30am - 1:30pm
Free
3710 Jason Dwelley Parkway, Apopka, Florida
Casselberry Earth Fest and Arbor Day

Bring your family and friends and walk, bike or drive your hybrid to the best environmentally safe, Eco-friendly event. EarthFest highlights include t ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Hours: 12:00pm - 2:00pm
Free
95 Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Casselberry Mardi Gras Music Festival

Casselberry celebrates in New Orleans style at the Annual Mardi Gras Music Festivalat Lake Concord Park. More than 20 vendors will be on display with ...

Season: Winter
February
Hours: 5:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Free Admission
95 Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Casselberry Spring Jazz and Art Festival

This free event will entice all jazz lovers to gather and enjoy a spectacular evening at the lakefront park. Come celebrate an unforgettable evening o ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Hours: 6:00pm - 9:00pm
Free Admission
95 Triplet Lake Drive, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Central Florida Oktoberfest

Join us at the German American Society of Central Florida for the most authentic Oktoberfest celebration in Florida. What makes our festivals stand ...

Season: Fall
October
Hours: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
381 Orange Ln, Casselberry, Florida, 32707
Central Florida’s BBQ Blowout

Free Admission. Food and beverages available for purchase. Wristband required for kids area - $5 for unlimited rides. Sample delicious barbeque from p ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, May 26, 2018
Hours: 11:00 am - 09:00 pm
Free Admission
1700 Oviedo Mall Blvd, Oviedo, Florida, 32765
Cops 'n Cars for Kids

Oviedo-Winter Springs Optimist Club will be holding our Annual Cops n’ Cars for Kids Car Show. We hope you’ll attend this free event as 10,000 guests ...

Season: Winter
January
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Free
Oviedo Mall, Oviedo, Florida
Earth Day Celebration at the Central Florida Zoo

Help us celebrate our planet's amazing and diverse wildlife through interactive environmental education activities, amazing animal encounters, and fun ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, April 21, 2018
Hours: 10:00am - 3:00pm
Zoo admission
3755 NW Hwy 17-92, Sanford, Florida
Lake Mary Arbor Day Under the Trees

here will be a tree planting demonstration and we will have Duval Landscape Maintenance giving away free small trees and plants! This event happens al ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, April 28, 2018
Hours: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Free
100 N Country Club Rd, Lake Mary, Florida, 32746
Lake Mary Family Fun Day

The annual Family Fun Day event is filled with food, friends, and FUN! The event features multiple bounce-houses, DJ entertainment, kids games, and th ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, April 7, 2018
Hours: 9:00am - 2:00pm
Free
100 N Country Club Rd, Lake Mary, Florida, 32746
Lake Mary Halloween Spooktacular

Mark your calendars for the City of Lake Mary’s annual Halloween Spooktacular! There will be safe trick-or-treating through the park, a kiddie train, ...

Season: Fall
October (Saturday before Halloween)
Hours: 4:00pm - 7:00pm
Free
100 N Country Club Rd, Lake Mary, Florida, 32746
Lake Mary Heathrow Festival of the Arts

Visitors from Florida, the U.S. and around the globe come to our festival to view fine art and craft exhibits, enjoy live entertainment, as well as s ...

Season: Spring
March 3 - 4, 2018
Hours: Sat: 9am-5pm | Sun: 10am-4pm
Free
900 International Pkwy, Lake Mary, Florida, 32746
Lake Mary Holiday in the Park

The annual Holiday in the Park event is filled with thousands of colorful lights, a Holiday Tree lighting, dancing light show, and a visit from Santa ...

Season: Winter
December
Hours: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Free
100 N Country Club Rd, Lake Mary, Florida, 32746
Longwood Community Health Fair

We will have health and wellness related vendors at the Longwood Community building, in addition to food trucks, music, blood bus, kids activities, an ...

Season: Winter
February
Hours: 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free
200 W Warren Ave, Longwood, Florida, 32750
Longwood Fall Festival

This festival will be located in the beautiful downtown historic district in Longwood FL and span three days. The festival will kick off with the open ...

Season: Fall
November (Friday - Sunday)
Free
Oviedo Bark & Brew

Bring your favorite pooch (friendly dogs on a leash are welcome) and come out for a night of craft beer tastings and family fun. There will be plenty ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Hours: 2pm-7:pm
Event is Free, Food and Drink is available for purchase
299 Center Lake Lane, Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Celebration

Fun, Games, Live Entertainment, Vendors and Food Trucks. $2 unlimited rides on inflatable games. MLK Day Parade: Starting at 10:00am from Oviedo Hi ...

Season: Winter
Third Monday of January
Hours: 10:00am - 2:00pm
Free
891 East Broadway Street, Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Great Day in the Country Arts & Crafts Festival

More than 300 Arts & Crafts vendors. More than 350 exhibitors of all types. Two entertainment stages. We have a special kids area,entertainment ge ...

Season: Fall
2nd weekend in November
Hours: 9:00am - 4:00pm
Free
299 Center Lake Lane, Oviedo, Florida, 32765
Oviedo Halloween Carnival of Screams at Riverside Pak

Costume Contests, Carnival Games, Children's Activities, Music, Hayride, Haunted House, Family Friendly Haunted House (lights on), and Free Inflatable ...

Season: Fall
October
Hours: Friday 6-10pm and Saturday 5-10pm
$5 - $10
1600 Lockwood Blvd, Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Mardi Gras

Join us as Center Lake Park is Transformed into a Bourbon Street Style, New Orleans themed festival. It's an evening of Cajun and Creole cuisine, spec ...

Season: Winter
February
Hours: 4:00pm - 8:00pm
Free Admission
299 Center Lake Lane, Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Oktoberfest

Oktoberfest themed contests throughout the day at Central Lake Park Amphitheater & Cultural Center. Food and drink available for purchase. Inflatable ...

Season: Fall
First weekend in October
Free Admission
299 Center Lake Lane, Oviedo, Florida
Oviedo Teenie Weenie Halloween

This friendly event is geared for children ages 5 and under. It will be held on Riverside Park tennis courts. There will be fun games, costume contest ...

Season: Fall
October 31st
Hours: 10:00am - Noon
1 BIG bag of individually wrapped candy per family
1600 Lockwood Blvd., Oviedo, Florida
Sanford Christmas in the Square

Join the City of Sanford as we light up Historic Downtown Sanford! * Live Entertainment * Visit with Santa * Light up Sanford Fun for the Wh ...

Season: Winter
1st Friday in December
Hours: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Free
Magnolia Square, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Community Fall Fest

Come join the fun! Food Vendors, Bounce Houses, Face Painting and More!

Season: Fall
Last Saturday of the month
Hours: 12:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Free
1650 Celery Ave., Sanford, Florida
Sanford Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade & Festival in the Park

Live Entertainment, vendors, guest speakers, family fun! Parade on 1st Street at 10am. Festival in Ft. Mellon Park at 11am - 4pm.

Season: Winter
Third Monday of January
Hours: 10:00am - 4:00pm
Free
1st Street, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Easter Eggstravaganza

All children ages 12 and under are invited to join us for this fun-filled event! the eggcitement begins with the arrival of the Easter Bunny and then ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, March 31, 2018
Hours: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Free
Ft. Mellon Park, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Holiday Parade of Lights

The Brightest and Biggest Parade in Central Florida!

Season: Winter
December
Hours: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Free
Downtown, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Hollerbach’s Springfest

We’re transforming the streets of Downtown Sanford into a German festival celebrating spring weather, family, German food, drink, folk music and danci ...

Season: Spring
March 30 - 31, 2018
Hours: Fri: 6pm-11pm | Sat:12pm-11pm
Free Admission
205 E 1st St, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Sanford Hurricane Party Music Festival

Music Festival and homage to Mother Nature for a tranquil hurricane season!!! This street party will have 5 stages and more than 50 acts!!!!! Main sta ...

Season: Summer
June
Hours: Noon
See website for costs.
202 S. Sanford Ave., Sanford, Florida, 32771
Sanford Mardi Gras

Mardi Gras Street Party in Downtown Sanford! The sashay is a slow stroll with attitude. Come dress up and join the stilt walkers and musicians. Enjoy ...

Season: Winter
February
Hours: 2:00pm - 5:00pm
Free Admission
Downtown Sanford, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Memorial Day Parade & Remembrance Ceremony

Parade on 1st Street at 10am. Ceremony in Veterans Memorial Park at 11am. This event takes place the last Monday in May.

Season: Spring
Monday, May 28, 2018
Hours: 10:00am - 12:00pm
Free
1st Street, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Sanford Oktoberfest

Join us for our annual Oktoberfest street party! Hollerbucks tickets are required for outdoor food and drink on Friday and Saturday - available in adv ...

Season: Fall
October
Admission and parking are free!
205 E 1st St, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Sanford PorchFest

Sanford PorchFest is a FREE grassroots festival with the sole purpose of unifying neighbors and friends through music. It is the ultimate sense of com ...

Season: Winter
February
Hours: 11:00 am - 5:00 pm
Free
Sanford Residential Historic District, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Spooky Hollow

Free Trick-or-Treating for the children! Costume! Contest! Ages 12 and Under

Season: Fall
October 31st
Hours: 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Free
1st Street, Sanford, Florida
Sanford Star Spangled

Free activities for the whole family! Central Florida's best fireworks! Come early, stay late. Explore our historic downtown, shops, restaurants an ...

Season: Summer
July 4th
Hours: 4:00pm - 10:00pm
Free
600 East 1st Street, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Sanford Touch-a-Truck Disaster Equipment Showcase

The event is free to attend, and open to families with children of all ages. Attendees can see, experience and learn about vehicles and equipment used ...

Season: Winter
January
Hours: 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
Free
350 E Seminole Blvd, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Scottish Highland Games

The Scottish-American Society of Central Florida was founded in 1976 to celebrate and carry on the Scottish traditions here in the U.S. The purpose of ...

Season: Winter
3rd weekend of January
Hours: Saturday 8am-9pm and Sunday 8:45am-5pm
Seminole County Fair

This family-friendly event is bigger and better than ever and will feature state-of-the-art thrill rides, a Kiddieland designed especially for childre ...

Season: Spring
March 23 - 31, 2018
Hours: Monday - Friday: Opens at 4pm | Saturday and Sunday: Op...
Free Admission and Parking
440 Hickman Drive, Sanford, Florida, 32771
Seminole County Gardening Expo

Presented by the UF/IFAS Seminole County Extension and Master Gardeners, the Gardening Expo will feature speakers, vegetable and hydroponic gardening ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, March 3, 2018
Hours: 9:30am - 3:30pm
Free
250 W County Home Rd, Sanford, Florida, 32773
Seminole Couny Safe Kids Day

Seminole County Sheriff’s Office is the lead agency of the Safe Kids Seminole County Coalition, which includes representatives from all Seminole Count ...

Season: Spring
Saturday, May 5, 2018
Hours: 11:00am - 4:00pm
Free
200 Towne Center Cir, Sanford, Florida, 32771