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Thursday, October 23, 2014

10 free things to do in Orlando this weekend (Oct. 24-26)

Posted By on Thu, Oct 23, 2014 at 9:07 AM

click to enlarge 29 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/22-28)
  • 29 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/22-28)

29 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/22-28)

Has the last official weekend of this spooky month left your money frightened and wanting to stay home? Well have no fear, we've rounded up 10 free events in the area that will keep your creep on the cheap.

Monsters of Muertoville (a Halloweeenish Art Show)

Come creep through this monster masterpiece collection, complete with a costume contest and chilled craft beers for your crypt-ly cravings.

When: 7:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24

Where: BART, 1205 N. Mills Ave.


Grapevine your way through a greenhouse as you enjoy hay rides, a pumpkin patch, and loads of fall fun.

When: 9 a.m. Friday-Sun, Oct. 24-16

Where: Power Plant/EFG Orchids, 4265 Marsh Road, DeLand

15th Annual Halloween Howl

Bring the kiddos out to this family friendly trick-or-treat event and hunt out all the candy you can.

When: 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park

36th Annual Goldenrod Festival and Parade

Enter your best friend in the pet costume contest then watch the parade go by.

When: 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Goldenrod Station and Museum, 4755 Palmetto Ave., Goldenrod

click to enlarge 42 thrilling photos from the Nautique Wake Open
  • 42 thrilling photos from the Nautique Wake Open

42 thrilling photos from the Nautique Wake Open

Nautique U.S. Open of Water Skiing

Watch as the U.S. Open splashes into Orlando waters this weekend.

When: 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Gaston Edwards Park, 1236 N. Orange Ave.

Central Florida Veg Fest 

Don't be a couch potato, get out and enjoy the day with fellow veg-heads.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Orlando Festival Park, East Robinson Street and North Primrose Drive


With so much at stake on the ballot, you can't afford not to vote. This political party (get it?) will offer candidate info, music and more.

When: noon Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Discount Music Center Studio, 3301 Gardenia Ave.

18th Annual Fall Festival

Harvest loads of fun while out enjoying this annual autumn affair.

When: 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Kissimmee Lakefront Park, 101 Lakeshore Blvd., Kissimmee

Owlpheratz School of Science and Spooks

Come out to this spooky science event, who knows you might just learn a thing or two about boo-ology!

When: 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: Buehler Planetarium, 100 Weldon Blvd., Sanford

5th Annual Zombie Art Show 

Though the zombies are decomposing, the art is fresh and ready to kill at this Halloween show.

When: 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25

Where: The Falcon, 819 E. Washington St.

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