May 5: Cinco de Mayo at Wall Street Plaza
The Wall Street Plaza
Cinco de Mayo block party will have plenty of food, drinks, and entertainment. Starts at 3pm.
May 5-6: Jazz on the Vineyard Green
will be hosting jazz musicians on their outdoor stage all weekend. Food, beer, and wine will be available along with complimentary winery tours and tastings.
May 12: I-Drive 5k Run
Run through the heart of the International Drive resort area. Register online and get all the details here
May 16-28: 21st Annual Orlando International Fringe Festival
This 13-day festival offers theatre, music, dance, and art to all ages. 100% of box office sales go directly back to the artists within The Fringe. The cost and venue of shows vary. See the Fringe website
for more details.
May 18 – June 10: Star Wars Weekends at Disney’s Hollywood Studios
This annual event celebrates the Star Wars saga Friday-Sundays each weekend. Join celebrities and Star Wars characters for specials shows, panels, and presentations.
May 19: Florida International Beer Festival
Come to Heritage Square in downtown Orlando for the 19thannual beer festival
. Sample the world’s greatest beers and food from area restaurants and listen to live entertainment. Tickets are $25 in advance or $35 at the gate.
May 19-20: Waves of Glory at Wet ‘n Wild
See the 4th annual Christian music Battle of the Bands at Wet ‘n Wild in Orlando.
May 25-27: Central Florida Home and Garden Show
The Orange County Convention Center will host the home and garden show
. Get home improvement, decorating, and gardening tips. Tickets cost $10 for adults.
May 26: Carillon Classic 5K Run & Walk
Now’s your chance to run through beautiful Bok Tower Gardens in Lake Wales, Florida. Hear the Carillon play in the background as you navigate through the garden. The run/walk will benefit the George W. Harris, Jr. Runaway Youth and Crisis Shelter. Register and get more race info online