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Upcoming April Events in Orlando

There’s always something going on in sunny Orlando. April has a wide range of events and festivals. Check out our list of upcoming events and start planning your next trip!

Below are upcoming events for April:

April 6-8: Ron Jon Easter Surfing Festival
Head to Cocoa Beach Pier and Shepard Park for three days of surfing competitionsfor men, women, and kids. Cocoa Beach is one hour from Orlando.
April 8: Easter Sunrise Service at Bok Tower Gardens
Hear music of the 60-bell Singing Tower carillon and the Lake Wales Chorale along with a bagpipe performance. Free admission from 6-8 am. Easter buffet available for an extra fee in the Blue Palmetto Café.
April 13-22: Florida Film Festival
The 21st annual Florida Film Festival will include over 160 films along with special guests and events. See event website for locations.
April 14: Brews Around the Zoo
Sample a variety of craft beers from around the world along with wine, regional cuisine, and music at the Central Florida Zoo from 6-10 pm.
April 14, 21, 28: Viva la Musica
SeaWorld Orlando is hosting a Latin festival featuring live music and authentic cuisine. Festival is included with normal SeaWorld admission.
April 18: Taste of Winter Park
Sample unlimited food and drink from some of the best restaurants and caterers at Winter Park Farmers’ Market. Tickets are $45. Must be 21 & up to attend.
April 27-29: The Festival of Chocolate
See demonstrations from pastry chefs, live competitions between chocolatiers, taste samples, visit the chocolate museum, and visit the vendor showcase. Voted one of the top 10 chocolate festivals in the US. Held at the UCF Arena. Tickets $15.
April 28-29: The 2012 Great American Pie Festival
Celebration, Florida will host thousands of pie-lovers and bakers during this two day festival featuring the Never-Ending Pie Buffet, pie decorating, pie art, and a pie eating contest.

1 Comment

  1. Well I don't surf, but the Surf Competition in Cocoa Beach looks like it would be so much fun to watch from the sunny beach. The fact that Brett Byrd will be performing makes the trip to Cocoa Beach even more appealing!

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