What's Hot
What's Going On

Calendar

Search thousands of events in our database.

Restaurants

Search hundreds of restaurants in our database.

Nightlife

Search hundreds of clubs in our database.

Orlando Daily Deals powered by ReferLocal

OW on Twitter
OW on Facebook
Print Email

Orlando Weekly Fall Guide

EVENTS: Everything from food truck gatherings to zombie walks to literary readings to pet-rescue fundraisers

Photo: , License: N/A

Winter Park Harvest Festival, Central Park’s West Meadow


Nov. 1-Nov. 3

Orlando Greek Festival The church goes all out for this annual outdoor celebration, with authentic Greek food, Hellenic dance performances, iconography demos, live bands and more. 4-11 pm Friday, 11 am-11 pm Saturday, 11 am-6 pm Sunday; Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox Church, 1217 Trinity Woods Lane, Maitland; $3; 407-331-4687; orlandogreekfest.com.

Nov. 2

14th Annual Taste of Orlando Sample bites from area restaurants, including 100 Montaditos, Boston Coffeehouse, Mellow Mushroom, B Cupcakes, Goodfella’s Pizzeria, Sweet! By Good Golly Miss Holly and more. 11 am-5 pm Saturday; Waterford Lakes Town Center, 413 N. Alafaya Trail; $15-$20; 407-737-2866; simon.com/mall/waterford-lakes-town-center.

Beer and Bacon Festival Sip on more than 30 different craft brews, plus nibble on bacon-inspired fare from local restaurants. If the gut fills up too fast, take a seat by the lake and admire the view. 3-7 pm Saturday; Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd., Altamonte Springs; visit website for details; 407-571-8863; beerandbaconfestival.com.

Neanderthal Ball Annual fundraising cocktail party event for the museum set in the DinoDigs exhibition area and themed “Our Planet, Our Universe” comes complete with food, wine, a silent auction and live music. Be sure to adhere to the “cavemen couture” dress code. 7 am-11 pm Saturday; Orlando Science Center, 777 E. Princeton St.; call for price; 407-514-2233; osc.org.

Nov. 2-Nov. 3
Fall Fiesta in the Park More than 600 vendors set up shop around Lake Eola to sell all sorts of goodies – artwork, jewelry, clothing, crafts, handmade pieces, food items and more. Plus, the weather is usually a perfect cool temp for this annual outdoor festival, giving you the ideal excuse to spend a day (or two!) outside perusing the arts and crafts booths. Last year we scored novel finds like locally made dried pasta and hand-sewn pet accessories, but you never know what kind of treasures you’ll scoop up while shopping at this sprawling fiesta. 10 am-5 pm Saturday, noon-5 pm Sunday; Lake Eola Park, Eola Drive, North Eola Drive and East Robinson Street; free; 407-855-0606; fiestainthepark.com.

Nov. 4

Casselberry Food & Wine Festival Food and wine tastings provided by area restaurants, plus a silent auction with proceeds benefiting the Casselberry Art House, Casselberry Elementary Food Pantry and the Casselberry Chamber of Commerce Scholarship. 6-9 pm Monday; Lake Concord Park, 127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry; $10-$15; casselberryfoodwinefest.com.

Nov. 8

Casselberry Craft Beer & Blues Festival Sip on local craft beers while listening to tunes by local bands including the Honeyslides, the Jeff Howell Blues Band and more. 5-9 pm Friday; Lake Concord Park, 127 Quail Pond Circle, Casselberry; free; 407-262-7700; casselberry.org.

Fall Guide 2013
We welcome user discussion on our site, under the following guidelines:

To comment you must first create a profile and sign-in with a verified DISQUS account or social network ID. Sign up here.

Comments in violation of the rules will be denied, and repeat violators will be banned. Please help police the community by flagging offensive comments for our moderators to review. By posting a comment, you agree to our full terms and conditions. Click here to read terms and conditions.
comments powered by Disqus