19 fun things to do in Orlando this week (4/10-4/16)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Thursday, April 11Fever Beam at Will's Pub
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Live your best life at these 22 luxurious Florida islands

Life in the city is hard. The pressures of work, relationships and life's general demands can really take a toll on you…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Key West
    The Conch Republic is the Southernmost location in the continental United States. It’s been the home of both the famous and infamous, from pirates to presidents to poets. Known more for its shopping and entertainment scene, Key West offers a variety of things to do and see for those looking a little outside the box.
    
    
    Photo via Adobe Stock
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17 fun things to do in Orlando this week (4/4-4/9)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Friday, April 5Bloodshot Bill at Whiskey Lou's
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16 fun things to do in Orlando this week (3/28-4/2)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Friday, March 29Velvet Sessions: Taylor Dayne at Hard Rock Hotel
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Everyone we saw at the colorful Orlando Holi Festival at Bill Frederick Park last weekend

The Hindu festival of colors, also known as Holi, is celebrated every spring in honor of the triumph of good over evil…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at the colorful Orlando Holi Festival at Bill Frederick Park last weekend
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Photos from the Omelet Bar photo booth at United We Brunch 2019

If there's one thing we know, it's that Orlando loves brunch! Orlando's favorite brunch destinations UNITED last Saturday to throw the ultimate…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Photos from the Omelet Bar photo booth at United We Brunch 2019
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Everyone who brunched with us at United We Brunch 2019

If there's one thing we know, it's that Orlando loves brunch! Orlando's favorite brunch destinations UNITED last Saturday to throw the ultimate…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone who brunched with us at United We Brunch 2019
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The best cosplay we saw at Spooky Empire 2019

The biannual Spooky Empire convention returned to Orlando's International Drive for another horrifying weekend, complete with a nostalgia-inducing slate of celebrities for photo…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

The best cosplay we saw at Spooky Empire 2019
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21 fun things to do in Orlando this week (3/20-3/26)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Saturday, March 23Mom and the Mailman at Stardust Video & Coffee
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Everyone we saw in downtown Orlando on St. Patrick's Day

Faith and beggorah, there sure was a lot of drinkin' to be done this weekend, and Orlando didn't disappoint. Here's everyone we…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw in downtown Orlando on St. Patrick's Day
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20 fun things to do in Orlando this week (3/13-3/19)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Monday, March 18Elton John at Amway Center
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The best festivals happening in Orlando this spring 2019 that are absolutely free

You don't have to spend money to have fun in Orlando. There are plenty of things to do this spring 2019 that…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

March 15-17Winter Park Sidewalk Art 
    Festival Art festival featuring fine arts 
    and crafts in an array of mediums from 
    artists across the country. 9 am-6 pm; Central Park, Winter Park, North Park Avenue and West Morse Boulevard, Winter Park; free; wpsaf.org
    
    Photo via Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival
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20 fun things to do in Orlando this week (3/6-3/12)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Tuesday, March 12Jetty Bones at Soundbar
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14 hidden caves in Florida you need to explore

Everyone knows that Florida sits on a huge slab of limestone that creates an abundance of freshwater springs in the state. But…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Florida Caverns State Park   
    3345 Caverns Road, Marianna, 850-482-1228
    Take a guided cave tour through this state park’s underground, limestone caves – a rare experience in Florida. As you become surrounded by the naturally occurring geological formations such as stalactites, stalagmites, columns and flowstone, cave critters may greet you on your journey through the passageways.
    
    Photo via Florida State Parks
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21 fun things to do in Orlando this week (2/27-3/5)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Monday, March 4Julia Michaels at House of Blues
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Everyone we saw at the Rockin' Robinson festival in Orlando's Milk District

For the second year in a row, the Rockin' Robinson shut down traffic on East Robinson Street to make room for a…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Everyone we saw at the Rockin' Robinson festival in Orlando's Milk District
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22 places in Central Florida where you can find your inner zen

We know life can be stressful, and sometimes you just need to get away. Whether you want to take a stroll through…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Blue Springs State Park   
    2100 W. French Ave., Orange City., 386-775-3663
    A 45-minute drive from downtown brings you to a refreshing getaway cove. The water may be a chill 72 degrees, but that shouldn’t stop you from taking a dip in this spring. If that doesn’t suit your fancy, rent a canoe and go searching for manatees; Blue Springs is a favorite hangout of the gentle sea cow. 
    
    Photo via Florida State Parks
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20 fun things to do in Orlando this week (2/20-2/26)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Wednesday, Feb. 20JD McPherson at the SocialPhoto by Joshua Black Wilkins
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Photos from the Central Florida Dragon Parade in Mills 50 celebrating the Lunar New Year

Orlando celebrated the Year of the Pig at the annual Central Florida Dragon Parade this Sunday in the Mills 50 neighborhood. Aside…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Photos from the Central Florida Dragon Parade in Mills 50 celebrating the Lunar New Year
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Tantalizing photos from Orlando's Nude Nite 2019

Hundreds of artists and fans gathered in Orlando's Central Florida Fairgrounds last night to bare it all at America’s largest nude art exhibition.…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Tantalizing photos from Orlando's Nude Nite 2019
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20 fun things to do in Orlando this week (2/13-2/19)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Sunday, Feb. 17Dragon Parade Lunar New Year Festival in Mills 50
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Every 'very good boy' we saw at Orlando's Paws in the Park 2019

Paws in the Park was a doggone good time. Hosted by Pet Alliance Orlando, the community was invited to bring their dogs…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Every 'very good boy' we saw at Orlando's Paws in the Park 2019
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22 fun things to do in Orlando this week (2/6-2/12)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Saturday, Feb. 9Paws in the Park at Lake Eola Park
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Before Disney, these were the attractions that brought the crowds to Florida

Long before Walt Disney World opened in 1971, making Florida the epicenter of Mousemania, Florida had a thriving tourist culture. Cities and…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Feeding gators has always been a Florida tourist pastime. Saint Augustine Alligator Farm, 1949.
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These before and after photos show how murals have changed Orlando for the better

Orlando's face is an ever-changing landscape with constant construction, renovation and restoration. So it's no surprise then that the City Beautiful would…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

These before and after photos show how murals have changed Orlando for the better
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Let's remember some stuff about Nickelodeon Studios at Universal Orlando

Nickelodeon Studios was one of the best things to visit at Universal Studios ... at least when we were kids. The Orlando…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Let's remember some stuff about Nickelodeon Studios at Universal Orlando
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14 fun things to do in Orlando this weekend (2/1-2/5)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in Orlando this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Tuesday, Feb. 5Real Dominic at Stardust Video and Coffee
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The 10 coolest Orlando area Airbnbs for your next vacation

Instead of staying at a conventional Orlando hotel or resort, you should really try one of these unique Airbnbs for a special…

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Mansion near Disney
    24 guests, 8 bedrooms, 11 beds, 8 baths
    Estimated price per night: $1,502
    Only six miles from Disney, this privately owned custom home ensures that you and your family have the perfect place to enjoy a dream Orlando vacation.
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23 fun things to do in Orlando this week (1/23-1/29)

Some of our picks for the best things to see and do in town this week.

By Orlando Weekly Staff

Friday, Jan. 25Jason D. Williams at the Veranda Live
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