Published: September 29, 2011
Apopka Food Truck Round Up 5:30-9 pm; Kit Land Nelson Park, South Park Avenue and East Orange Street, Apopka; free admission, various menu prices.
Oct. 7-Oct. 8
Oktoberfest with Falling Leaves 5:30-10 pm Friday, 5:30 - 10:30 pm Saturday; Celebration Town Center, 690 Celebration Ave.; free; 407-566-1202; celebrationtowncenter.com.
Swan and Dolphin Food & Wine Classic 4:30 pm Friday-Saturday; Walt Disney World Swan and Dolphin Resort, 1500 Epcot Resorts Blvd., Lake Buena Vista; $65; 800-227-1500; swandolphinfoodandwineclassic.com.
Oct. 7-Oct. 9
Orlando Home Show Home-improvement exhibitors, seminars and celebrity guests including Yigit Pura of Top Chef: Just Desserts. 10 am - 9 pm Friday-Saturday, 10 am - 6 pm Sunday; Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive; $7-$10; 407-685-9800; orlandohomeshow.com.
Spooky Empire’s Ultimate Horror Weekend Horror-movie icons, independent film screenings, live bands and a zombie walk. 4 pm - 2 am Friday-Sunday; Wyndham Orlando Resort, 8001 International Drive; various prices, visit website for details; spookyempire.com.
Baldwin Bark Charity Dog Wash Live music, a beer garden, street vendors and pet adoption. 10 am - 4 pm; Baldwin Park, New Broad Street and Jake Street; free admission; 407-893-6868; baldwinbark.com.
Orlando’s Biggest Yard Sale 8 am - 4 pm; Founder’s Square at Avalon Park, 13001 Founder’s Square Drive; various prices; 407-658-6565; avalonyardsale.com.
Oct. 8-Oct. 9
Fossil Fair Rocks, artifacts and educational exhibits. 9 am - 5 pm Saturday, 10 am - 4 pm Sunday; Central Florida Fairgrounds, 4603 W. Colonial Drive; $4; 407-699-9274.
Oct. 9, Nov. 13
Food Truck Crazy at Oviedo MallMonthly outdoor foodie tailgating event. 5-9 pm Sunday; Oviedo Mall, 1700 Oviedo Marketplace Blvd., Oviedo; free admission, various menu prices; foodtruckcrazy.com.
Taste of Altamonte Sample food from various restaurants. 5:30-9 pm; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; call for price; 407-571-8863; uptownaltamonte.com.
VCC Baking & Pastry Arts With the Herb Society of Central Florida. 7 pm; Harry P. Leu Gardens, 1920 N. Forest Ave.; free; 407-246-2620; leugardens.org.
Alive After Five Oktoberfest street party. 5 pm; West First Street and South Park Avenue, Sanford; $7; 407-302-2586; sanfordfl.gov.
Oct. 13-Oct. 16
Southern Women’s Show Shopping vendors, cooking demonstrations, runway fashion shows and more. Various times Thursday-Sunday; Orange County Convention Center, 9800 International Drive; $9; 407-685-9800; southernshows.com.
Oct. 14-Oct. 16
Oktoberfest German music by Europa, Alpine dancing, beer garden and games. 6-10 pm Friday, noon-10 pm Saturday, 1-6 pm Sunday; Avalon Park Town Center, 13001 Founders Square Drive; free; 407-658-6565; avalonpark.com.
Oct. 14-Oct. 30
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