Fall is just around the corner and things are about to get a whole lot more fun! Orlando is full of things to do, from Halloween parties to fall festivals. It’s time to grab your friends and family and start making plans for all the things you’ll be doing in the coming months. Our Partners have some great discounts going on now, so don’t miss out!
Visit Orlando’s Magical Dining – Aug. 27 Through Oct. 3
Visit Orlando has partnered with restaurants throughout Central Florida that are offering special pre-fixe menus where they will offer a 3-course meal at one set at $37 per person. Restaurants currently on the list are partners such as The Capital Grille, STK Orlando, and Big Fin Seafood Kitchen. The deals last until October 3rd so take advantage of the special Magical Dining menu while it lasts!
EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival at Walt Disney World® Resort (Through Nov. 20, 2021)
Each year, the EPCOT® International Food & Wine Festival whisks you off on a magical taste tour. You’ll get to dive into six continents of flavors and delight your palate by sampling some delicious dishes along the way. Enjoy live entertainment while sipping on yummy cocktails in this festive event that is sure not to disappoint!
FusionFest (Nov. 27-28, 2021)
In the heart of downtown Orlando, a two-day Thanksgiving weekend festival is held at Seneff Arts Plaza. At this global harvest fest, you can explore tastes from around the world with interactive experiences and contests celebrating dance, fashion, and more. Admission to FoodFest itself is free while food beverages and merchandise are available for purchase.
IMMERSE (Oct. 15-17, 2021)
At this open-air festival in downtown Orlando, you can journey through 10 city blocks of unexpected creative encounters. This year is set to feature performances from the Orlando Ballet, Central Florida Community Arts and a wide range of musicians all complemented by immersive art activations that will have to be seen for one’s self.
Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort (Select Nights, Sept. 3 – Oct. 31, 2021)
Fall is the season of things that go bump in the night! If you’re looking for things to do during Halloween time then look no further than Universal’s Halloween Horror Nights™ Event at Universal Studios Florida®. The annual Halloween Horror Nights at Universal Orlando Resort are back with 30 years of terrifying experiences that will have you on the edge of your seat. The houses for 2021 include “The Haunting Of Hill House,” “Beetlejuice,” “Texas Chainsaw Massacre: Blood Brothers 3D Experience,” “Universal Monsters: Bride Of Frankenstein Lives” and more!
Now in its thirtieth year, Halloween Horror Nights (HHN) at Universal Orlando Resort brings together some of the world’s most notorious creators to make scary stories come alive through haunted houses within a specially ticketed event held annually during fall time.
Gators, Ghosts and Goblins™ at Gatorland (Saturdays & Sundays, Oct. 9-31, 2021)
Come out in costume for Gatorland’s Gators, Ghosts and Goblins event. Festivities include multiple themed haunt zones, interactive characters with treat bags for kids included. You can also look forward to “undead” music and fun at Frank & Stein’s Ooky Kooky Octoberfest alongside German beer and food available for purchase.
Fall is a time for things to do, places to go, and people to see. The kids are back in school, the leaves on the trees change colors and there’s a crisp chill in the air that you can’t help but enjoy. That means it’s also time for some fall festivities! From spooktacular family-friendly festivities to food, wine, beer, and art festivals, we’ve got all your fall activities covered with this guide of things to do during October as well as discounts from our partners at attractions, dining, and activities in the area. Let us know what you plan on doing so we can tag along!! Click here to learn more about our partners!