Thursday, October 30, 2014

8 free things to do in Orlando this weekend (Oct. 31 - Nov. 2)

Posted By on Thu, Oct 30, 2014 at 11:24 AM

Tired of crunching numbers while balancing your checkbook and ready to get out and crunch some leaves? We'll check out these fall festivities and catch that crisp breeze you've been craving.

click to enlarge Image via 38 Fun Things to do in Orlando this Week (10/29-11/04)
  • Image via 38 Fun Things to do in Orlando this Week (10/29-11/04)

Image via 38 Fun Things to do in Orlando this Week (10/29-11/04)

Pumpkins and Munchkins in Shady Park

Not as shady as it sounds, bring your monsters and check it out!

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: Shady Park, corner of New England and Pennsylvania avenues


2nd Annual Thornton Park Halloween Block Party 

Howl at the Halloween moon with all your creepy cronies at this spooky soiree.

When: 8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: Thornton Park, Summerlin Avenue and Washington Street


Free Trick-or-Treat at Orlando Fashion Square 

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

When: 4 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: Fashion Square Mall, 3201 E. Colonial Drive


Halloween with Leisure Chief 

Rock the tomb with these tunes as you dance into the night.

When: 10 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: The Milk Bar, 2424 E. Robinson St.

click to enlarge Image via Orlando Critical Mass
  • Image via Orlando Critical Mass

Image via Orlando Critical Mass

Orlando Critical Mass: Ride of the Living Dead

Ride for your life, or become the fulfillment of zombie appetite.

When: 5:35 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: Loch Haven Park, 777 E. Princeton St.



Do the monster mash as you cruise through these classic muscle cars.

When: 6 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: OSW Drifting, 19164 E. Colonial Drive


2nd Annual Trunk-or-Treet Food Truck Night

Trunk-or-Treet at this event full of ghoulish gourmet.

When: 5:30 p.m. Friday, Oct. 31

Where: All Saints Lutheran Church, 12601 Balcombe Road


Fall Fiesta in the Park

Don't take a siesta and miss out on all of this Fall Fiesta!

When: 1o a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1

Where: Lake Eola Park, North Rosalind Avenue and East Washington Street

click to enlarge Image via Creative City Project
  • Image via Creative City Project

Image via Creative City Project

Creative City Project 2014

Paint the town red with these local artist's expanding art into the streets.

When: 7 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 1

Where: Downtown Orlando, Orange Avenue and Central Boulevard


Winter Garden Culture Fest

Let the creativity and the crisp air flow as you journey through over 600 artists and their new fall shows.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 1

Where: Downtown Winter Garden, West Plant Street and South Park Avenue




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