Published: September 29, 2011
The LaVene Family Trail of Nightmares Take a frightening walk, with a “not so scary” zone for the kiddies. 7:30 pm Thursday-Sunday; The LaVene Family Trail of Nightmares, 1300 S. Poinciana Blvd., Kissimmee; $12; 501-420-3327; trailofnightmares.com.
Oct. 14-Oct. 31
Haunted Swamp: The Walk of Terror 2011 Walk through a terrifying three-acre nightmare; through Oct. 31. Various times Friday-Saturday, Monday, Oct. 31; Enzian Theater, 1300 S. Orlando Ave., Maitland; $10-$15; 407-629-0054; enzian.org.
Boktoberfest Plant Sale 8 am - 6 pm Saturday; Bok Tower Gardens, 1151 Tower Blvd., Lake Wales; $10; 863-676-1408; boktoberfest.com.
Diwali Mela 14th annual cultural festival. 4 pm; Walt Disney Amphitheater, Lake Eola Park, Rosalind Avenue and Washington Street; free; 407-340-0954.
Latin Food & Wine Festival 6-10 pm; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; call for price; 407-571-8863.
Legoland Opening Day Explore the new park with LEGO City, Miniland USA, LEGO kingdoms, coasters, interactive play areas and more. 10 am - 5 pm; Legoland, 1 Legoland Way, Winter Haven; $75; 877-350-5346; legoland.com.
Greenovations Renewable and energy-efficient technology. 10 am - 5 pm; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; $17; 407-514-2000; osc.org.
Oct. 15, Oct. 21, Oct. 28
Haunted Pub Tour 8 pm; Versus Sports Bar & Grill, 100 E. Pine St.; $20; 407-422-5659; americanghost adventures.com.
Oct. 16, Nov. 20
TheDailyCity.com Orlando Food Truck Bazaar 5-9 pm Sunday; Fashion Square Mall, 3201 E. Colonial Drive; free admission, various menu prices; thedailycity.com.
Global Youth and the New Media Regional forum. 7-9 pm; Bush Auditorium, Rollins College, 1000 Holt Ave., Winter Park; free; 407-823-0688; ucfglobalperspectives.org.
A Taste of Thornton Park 10th annual event showcases eats from the area. 6-9 pm; Thornton Park, Summerlin Avenue and Washington Street; $30-$40; thorntonpark.org.
Central Florida Veg Fest Vegetarian cuisine, cooking demonstrations, vendor showcase and entertainment. 10 am - 6 pm; Loch Haven Park, 900 E. Princeton St.; free; 321-331-1859; cfvegfest.org.
Hometown Harvest Fall festival. 5:30 pm; Winter Springs Town Center, 158 Tuskawilla Road, Winter Springs; free; winterspringsfl.org.
Nude-A-Palooza IV Charity music fest to benefit Rock Pink. 11 am; Cypress Cove Nudist Resort, 4425 Pleasant Hill Road, Kissimmee; $20-$25; 407-933-5870; cypresscoveresort.com.
Pumpkins & Pies Fundraiser for the 10th annual Orlando Folk Festival. 6-9 pm; Mennello Museum of American Art, 900 E. Princeton St.; donations accepted; 407-246-4278; mennellomuseum.org.
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