The best things to do in Orlando this Fall that are absolutely free

In a city like Orlando, it can seem hard to find events that aren't overly expensive. However, there are tons of free events happening all the time if you know where to look. Here are our suggestions for free events you should check out.

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Saturday, Oct. 6 
Zombietoberfest
The undead take over Audubon Park with vendors, food trucks, two beer gardens, live music and braaaaaaains.
5-10 pm; Audubon Park Garden District, Corrine Drive and Winter Park Road; free; audubonparkgardens.com
Photo via Audubon Park Garden/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 6

Zombietoberfest
The undead take over Audubon Park with vendors, food trucks, two beer gardens, live music and braaaaaaains.
5-10 pm; Audubon Park Garden District, Corrine Drive and Winter Park Road; free; audubonparkgardens.com

Photo via Audubon Park Garden/Facebook Saturday, Oct. 6 
Orctoberfest
Middle Earth-inspired Oktoberfest party with music, food, feats of strength and more.
1 pm; Cloak and Blaster, 875 Woodbury Road; free  facebook.com/events/273619290134851/
Photo via The Cloak & Blaster/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 6

Orctoberfest
Middle Earth-inspired Oktoberfest party with music, food, feats of strength and more.
1 pm; Cloak and Blaster, 875 Woodbury Road; free
facebook.com/events/273619290134851/

Photo via The Cloak & Blaster/Facebook Saturday, Oct. 6 
Zombietoberfest
The undead take over Audubon Park with vendors, food trucks, two beer gardens, live music and braaaaaaains.
5 pm; Audubon Park Garden District, Corrine Drive and Winter Park Road; free  audubonparkgardens.com/zombietoberfest
Photo by Tipso Photo
Saturday, Oct. 6 
Blocktoberfest
Oktoberfest party with German food, live music and a bottomless Sam Adams Octoberfest stein available for purchase.
7 pm; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; free-$20; 407-849-0471  wallstplaza.net/event/blocktoberfest-wall-street
Photo via Wall St. Plaza/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 6

Blocktoberfest
Oktoberfest party with German food, live music and a bottomless Sam Adams Octoberfest stein available for purchase.
7 pm; Wall Street Plaza, Wall and Court streets; free-$20; 407-849-0471
wallstplaza.net/event/blocktoberfest-wall-street

Photo via Wall St. Plaza/Facebook Thursday, Oct. 11 
Popcorn Flicks in the Park: The Pit and the Pendulum
Roger Corman's 1961 adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's story of a diabolical trap.
8 pm; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free  enzian.org/films/special-programs/popcorn-flicks
Photo via City of Winter Park/Facebook

Thursday, Oct. 11

Popcorn Flicks in the Park: The Pit and the Pendulum
Roger Corman's 1961 adaptation of Edgar Allan Poe's story of a diabolical trap.
8 pm; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free
enzian.org/films/special-programs/popcorn-flicks

Photo via City of Winter Park/Facebook Friday, Oct. 12 
Hollerbach’s Sanford Oktoberfest
A German street party in downtown Sanford with real imported German beer, polka music, lederhosen, dirndls, schuhplattler dancing and more.
6-11 pm, through Sunday, Oct. 13; Hollerbach's Willow Tree Cafe, 205 E. First St., Sanford; free; 407-321-2204  hollerbachs.com/oktoberfest
Photo via Hollerbach’s Willow Tree Cafe/Facebook
Saturday, Oct. 13 
Come Out with Pride
Central Florida's largest LGBTQ festival and parade, with tons of vendors, live music and more.
noon; Lake Eola Park, 200 E. Robinson St.; free  comeoutwithpride.com
Photo via Orlando Pride/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 13

Come Out with Pride
Central Florida's largest LGBTQ festival and parade, with tons of vendors, live music and more.
noon; Lake Eola Park, 200 E. Robinson St.; free
comeoutwithpride.com

Photo via Orlando Pride/Facebook Saturday, Oct. 13 
Owloween
Live animal appearances, featuring owls, bats, opossums, flying squirrels and more.
2-6 pm; Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge, 10525 Clapp Simms Duda Road; free; 407-568-5138  btnwildlife.org/event/owloween
Photo via Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 13

Owloween
Live animal appearances, featuring owls, bats, opossums, flying squirrels and more.
2-6 pm; Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge, 10525 Clapp Simms Duda Road; free; 407-568-5138
btnwildlife.org/event/owloween

Photo via Back to Nature Wildlife Refuge/Facebook Saturday, Oct. 13 
Asian Cultural Expo
Experience and honor the wonders of Asian culture through exhibitions, performances and workshops.
10 am-3 pm; Bill Frederick Park, 3401 S. Hiawassee Road; free; 407-808-0497  asianculturalexpo.org
Photo via Gary CK Lau/Facebook
Saturday, Oct. 13 
Winter Park Autumn Art Festival
Nearly 200 artists from around Florida are expected to attend this juried outdoor art festival.
9 am-5 pm, through Sunday, Oct. 14; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free  winterpark.org/autumn-art-festival
Photo via Winter Park Autumn Art Festival/Facebook

Saturday, Oct. 13

Winter Park Autumn Art Festival
Nearly 200 artists from around Florida are expected to attend this juried outdoor art festival.
9 am-5 pm, through Sunday, Oct. 14; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free
winterpark.org/autumn-art-festival

Photo via Winter Park Autumn Art Festival/Facebook Sunday, Oct. 14 
Technoween
Tech Halloween celebration with original steampunk storytelling troupe Phantasmagoria, an appearance from the Tourist City Ghostbusters, a children's costume contest, a horror movie trivia contest and more.
1:30-4:30 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323  winterpark.org/autumn-art-festival
Photo via Melrose Center/Facebook

Sunday, Oct. 14

Technoween
Tech Halloween celebration with original steampunk storytelling troupe Phantasmagoria, an appearance from the Tourist City Ghostbusters, a children's costume contest, a horror movie trivia contest and more.
1:30-4:30 pm; Orlando Public Library, 101 E. Central Blvd.; free; 407-835-7323
winterpark.org/autumn-art-festival

Photo via Melrose Center/Facebook Tuesday, Oct. 16 
Smash at Tasty Takeover
Step into the smash truck, swing a hammer and break stuff.
7-10 pm; The Milk District, East Robinson Street and North Bumby Avenue; free; 424-257-0937   
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Friday, Oct. 19 
Crooked Can Oktoberfest
Three days of live German music, authentic food, arts & entertainment and more.
4 pm, through Sunday, Oct. 21; Crooked Can Brewery, 426 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; free; 407-395-9520  crookedcan.com/events/event/annual-oktoberfest
Photo via Crooked Can Brewing Company/Facebook

Friday, Oct. 19

Crooked Can Oktoberfest
Three days of live German music, authentic food, arts & entertainment and more.
4 pm, through Sunday, Oct. 21; Crooked Can Brewery, 426 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; free; 407-395-9520 crookedcan.com/events/event/annual-oktoberfest

Photo via Crooked Can Brewing Company/Facebook Friday, Oct. 19 
Orlando Oktoberfest
Free community event with live music, dancing, food, beer, games and more.
5-10 pm; Southport Park, Barnstable Place and Daetwyler Drive; free; 727-326-2749  oktoberfest-orlando.com
Photo via Oktoberfest Orlando

Friday, Oct. 19

Orlando Oktoberfest
Free community event with live music, dancing, food, beer, games and more.
5-10 pm; Southport Park, Barnstable Place and Daetwyler Drive; free; 727-326-2749
oktoberfest-orlando.com

Photo via Oktoberfest Orlando Saturday, Oct. 20 
DeLand Pride Block Party
Pride Block Party with DJs, dancing, a drag show, vendors, food trucks and local bars.
2-7 pm; Downtown DeLand, Indiana Avenue and South Woodland Boulevard, DeLand; free; 386-734-2566 
delandpride.org
Photo via DeLand Pride/Facebook
Saturday, Oct. 20 
Winter Springs ARToberFEST
Celebrating 11 years of exceptional art, tasty German food and drink, rockin' entertainment, kids' crafts and much more.
10 am-5 pm; Winter Springs Town Center, 158 Tuskawilla Road, Winter Springs; free; 407-278-4871  wsfota.org
Photo via Winter Springs ARToberFEST

Saturday, Oct. 20

Winter Springs ARToberFEST
Celebrating 11 years of exceptional art, tasty German food and drink, rockin' entertainment, kids' crafts and much more.
10 am-5 pm; Winter Springs Town Center, 158 Tuskawilla Road, Winter Springs; free; 407-278-4871
wsfota.org

Photo via Winter Springs ARToberFEST Sunday, Oct. 21 
Oktoberfest Dachshund Races
Dachshund drag races, with all entry fees benefitting A Cause 4 Paws Rescue.
3:30 pm; Crooked Can Brewery, 426 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; free-$10; 407-395-9520  facebook.com/events/299905664122370
Photo via Crooked Can Brewing Company/Facebook

Sunday, Oct. 21

Oktoberfest Dachshund Races
Dachshund drag races, with all entry fees benefitting A Cause 4 Paws Rescue.
3:30 pm; Crooked Can Brewery, 426 W. Plant St., Winter Garden; free-$10; 407-395-9520
facebook.com/events/299905664122370

Photo via Crooked Can Brewing Company/Facebook Sunday, Oct. 21 
Will&#146;s A Faire Fall Market
One-day market for retro, vintage and handmade goods, along with live music, food and more.
1 pm; Will's Pub, 1042 N. Mills Ave.; free  willspub.org/event/1744447-wills-faire-fall-market-orlando
Photo via Will&#146;s A Faire/Facebook
Friday, Oct. 26 
Elysian Brewing Pumpkin Roadshow
Eight pumpkin beers (including four that have never been poured outside of Seattle) are tapped while games, costumes and general hilarity abound.
6-11:45 pm; Roque Pub, 3076 Curry Ford Road; free; 407-985-3778  roquepuborlando.com
Photo via Elysian Brewing/Facebook

Friday, Oct. 26

Elysian Brewing Pumpkin Roadshow
Eight pumpkin beers (including four that have never been poured outside of Seattle) are tapped while games, costumes and general hilarity abound.
6-11:45 pm; Roque Pub, 3076 Curry Ford Road; free; 407-985-3778
roquepuborlando.com

Photo via Elysian Brewing/Facebook Friday, Oct. 26 
Ride-In Movie Night
Watch classic motorcycle movies projected on a big screen in the parking lot.
8 pm; Standard Motorcycle Company, 2545 Industrial Blvd; free  facebook.com/events/170962840195263
Photo via City of Standard Motorcycle Co,/Facebook