Things To Do: August Edition 

Read below to explore your next possible adventure: 

Observation Wheel

Did you know Orlando’s 400ft tall Observation Wheel is the tallest in the entire east coast of the United States? Get your camera ready and marvel at spectacular views of the city during a family-friendly 18 minute ride. Each pod is also air-conditioned - perfect for the hot days of summer. The Observation Wheel is located in ICON Park, an entertainment destination for the whole family. Visit https://iconparkorlando.com/attractions/the-wheel/ for ticket information. 

 

Man of La Mancha

Calling all theater fans: don’t miss the bold reimagining of classic Man of La Mancha running from August 27 - September 19 at the Garden Theatre. Watch as Miguel Cervantes becomes his hero Don Quixote and shows the beauty of human resilience. Purchase tickets at https://www.gardentheatre.org/play/man-of-la-mancha

 

Fun Spot Orlando

Keep the family-friendly summer vibes going all August long at Fun Spot Orlando. Enjoy roller-coaster rides, go kart racing, a splash pad for kiddos, or watching alligators in Gatorland. Don’t miss the arcade for retro-feeling fun and new dining spots in between activities. Visit https://fun-spot.com/orlando/ and let the fun times begin. 

 

Seaworld Craft Beer Festival 

The fun is brewing at Seaworld on select weekends from August 10 - September 13 during the Craft Beer Festival. Take your pick from more than 100 craft beers, cocktails, wines and seltzers beloved locally and internationally! Check out https://seaworld.com/orlando/events/craft-beer-festival/ to learn more about the festival. 

 

ifly Orlando

Ever want to experience the feeling of jumping out of a plane without actually jumping out of a plane? Now you can at ifly Orlando, a safe indoor skydiving facility led by expert instructors. What an adventurous way to spend time with friends and family. Discover more about the adventures of indoor skydiving at https://www.iflyworld.com/orlando/

 

Family Sunset At The Zoo

Gather the family and get ready to spend a summer evening at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens on August 27th from 5-8pm. Walk around the zoo and enjoy music, games and more. Tickets are $5 and can be purchased at https://www.centralfloridazoo.org/event/family-sunset-at-the-zoo-presented-by-vystar-credit-union-2/

 

Kesha Live In Concert

Kesha fans, see her live in concert on August 25 at the Hard Rock Live. Kesha will perform with special guest Betty Who starting at 8:00 pm. Get your tickets at https://www.ticketmaster.com/kesha-with-special-guest-betty-who-orlando-florida-08-25-2021/event/22005ABBC6B1A8A2 

 

Orlando Boat Show

Boat lovers, rejoice. The Marine Industry Association of Central Florida presents the Orlando Boat Show for a three-day event August 27-29, 2021 at the Orange County Convention Center. This highly anticipated show features 17 of Central Florida's top boat dealers representing more than 50 manufacturers. Find out more at orlandoboatshow.com. 

 

Weekends at Lakeridge Winery

Sip, sip, hooray! Sit back, relax and enjoy a glass of wine with friends at Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards during Weekends at the Winery. We love the delicious bites and live entertainment. For more information, visit https://www.lakeridgewinery.com/WATW/. 

 

We hope this list helped inspire your next summer adventure.