Orlando is a city that draws in visitors year-round, and those who are heading here with family members in tow will find there’s even more in store for them. The following are a few of the many upcoming family-friendly events in Orlando you’ll want to be sure to add to your itinerary.
Experience the Fun of Disney on Ice
When your travel plans bring you and your crew to exciting Orlando, Florida in the name of fun at the beginning of September, you’ll be right on time to enjoy a Disney on Ice Performance. The show titled Magic in the Stars will be presented at the Amway Center at 400 W. Church Street beginning September 1, 2023, and running through September 3, 2023.
Guests who book tickets to this exciting show will be invited to chart a course through the night sky alongside their favorite Disney characters. It’s bound to be a magical experience for guests of all ages as Mickey, Minnie, and their many friends take audiences through some of the most timeless Disney adventures right on the ice! Those who attend Magic in the Stars will be treated to the first-ever showing of “Into the Unknown” which features Anna and Elsa from Frozen 2. Audiences will also delight when Disney and Pixar’s Tow Mater and Lightning McQueen take to the ice in style. Buzz Lightyear, Jessie, Woody, Rex, and Hamm also make appearances in Magic in the Stars, while the family Madrigal unlocks their own magic during a set that showcases the music and performances of Encanto. Next, the show takes audience members on a trip to the open ocean alongside Moana. A highlight of the performance is sure to be the debut of Raya from Raya and the Last Dragon. This particular Disney on Ice spectacle also showcases Aladdin, Cinderella, Rapunzel, and Tiana too!
If you’re going to be enjoying the show with kids who are excited to make more of the magical moment, there are options to book tickets for an additional Family Fun with Elsa & Mirabel Character Experience. This is designed to enhance your Disney on Ice performance with a pre-show meet and greet with characters your kids love! The meet-and-greet comes with photo opportunities as well as crafts and interactive time with characters. It’s ideal for those 2 and up and is sure to be a highlight of the evening!
Check Out the Crayola Orlando’s Screamin’ Green Hauntoween
Between September 23, 2023, and October 31, 2023, families who are in Orlando for vacation entertainment and are looking for an exciting seasonal event to enjoy together will want to take the time to check out Crayola Orlando’s Screamin’ Green Hauntoween. Hosted between 10:00 am and 6:00 pm at 8001 S. Orange Blossom Trail, this event is included in the cost of a Crayola Experience admission ticket making it an even more convenient addition to your family fun itinerary in Florida. The Screamin’ Green Hauntoween experience is designed to appeal to guests of all ages and invites visitors to join the crayon crew on a quest to discover Halloween colors and monster-inspired characters alike. There are 27 hands-on attractions in the quest which promise to be as colorful as it is captivating. The experience will take you through Pharaoh’s tomb, a spooky forest, and an art center with a focus on creepy crafts. If you purchase your Crayola Experience tickets in advance, you can get $3 off during the Screamin’ Green Hauntoween event. Kids under the age of two can enjoy this event at no cost.
Enjoy the International Food & Wine Festival at Epcot
For many families, a trip to Orlando wouldn’t feel complete without time well spent at Disney World. The good news is that beyond the characters, rides, and attractions the parks here host, there are also annual events to look forward to. When travel plans have you heading this way through November 18, 2023, you’ll be on time to enjoy Epcot’s annual International Food & Wine Festival with the family. This highly anticipated event is always as delicious as it is fun for all ages. Guests can taste their way around the world at booths that showcase savory delights hailing from 6 continents. There are presentations by globally renowned chefs to take part in and cooking demonstrations galore. Of course, many visitors look forward to the tasting tables, but the festival scavenger hunts, musical performances, and customized merchandise can be just as fun!
Book Your Orlando Getaway in Style Today
No matter when you travel with your family to Orlando or how long you stay, booking beautiful accommodations to top your trip off in style can make all the difference. Take time to browse the amazing vacation rental options we offer at Casiola Orlando and when you find your ideal home-away-from-home, reserving your place is as easy as the touch of a button. We can’t wait to see you in Orlando soon!