We all know that the Orlando area is famous for attractions such as, Disney World, Universal Studios, Sea World, but did you know that there is so much more to do in our area?
Why not take some time to experience the flavor of some Kissimmee events.
Calendar of Events
Forever Fest at Forever Florida
Dates: February 15th, 2015 through December 20th, 2015(recurring monthly on the 3rd Sunday)
Venue: Forever Florida- Ziplines and Adventures in the wild.
Address: 4775 N Kenansville Rd, Saint Cloud, FL
Times: 10:00 AM until 4:00PM
Forever Fest is an outdoor festival for the whole family to enjoy. There is music, food, local vendors and even pony rides for the children.
Visit www.foreverflorida.com for more information.
Hipstoric 3rd Friday St. Cloud
When: Every 3rd Friday of each month
Venue: Downtown St. Cloud
Times: 5:00PM until 8:00 PM
Hipstoric 3rd Friday in St. Cloud, Fl offers all that a small town can. St. Cloud is one of Kissimmee's hidden treasures that still holds that "Small town" feel. The local shops stay open until 8:00 for your shopping needs. The Daily City Food Truck Bazaar is there to satisfy any dining needs you and your family may have. Stop by the host business and get a card for the monthly drawing. Stick around after 8:00 for a FREE movie at Centennial Park on the corner of 10th street and Pennsylvania Ave. The local theater, St Cloud Twin offers all your concession needs.
Saturday Night Rodeo
Dates: Every Saturday
Venue: Westgate Resort River Ranch
Address: 3200 River Ranch Blvd, River Ranch, Fl
Admission: Adults $15.50+ tax and Children (5-12) $8.00
Just outside of Kissimmee you will find the longest running Saturday night championship rodeo in the U.S. The Westgate River Ranch Resort features a 1200-seat Rodeo Arena and has bull riding, calf roping, trick riding and barrel racing. Keep the kids entertained with a fun "calf scramble." Dare to take a turn on the mechanical bull and see how long you can stay on. If this doesn't catch your interest, stop by the River Ranch Saloon to listen to a DJ play music and games.
Epcot® International Flower & Garden Festival
Dates: From: March 04, 2015 - May 17, 2015 (Recurring daily)
Address:P.O. Box 10,000, Lake Buena Vista, FL 32830
This annual festival of all things green and grown invites guests to see millions of blooming flowers and a collection of specially-themed topiaries. Top horticulturists offer helpful gardening tips and demonstrates different techniques. The festival is highlighted by the Flower Power Concerts, featuring unforgettable live music from the 1960s and 1970s, every Friday, Saturday, and Sunday at 5:30, 6:45 and 8 p.m. Event is included with theme park admission. Park hours vary.
Viva La Musica at SeaWorld Orlando
Dates: April 25th to May 16, 2015 (Every Saturday)
Venue: Sea World Orlando
SeaWorld Orlando celebrates the Latin heritage with the Viva La Musica festival. Enjoy live performances by popular Hispanic musicians as well as eating many authentic favorite foods prepared by SeaWorlds own executive chef, Hector Colon.
Legally Blonde, Broadway Show
Date: May 08, 2015-May 24, 2015 ( Every Friday, Saturday, Sunday)
Times: Friday and Saturday at 7:30pm Sunday at at 2:00pm
Admission: Adults $22 , Seniors $19, Students $15
Venue: Osceola Arts
Address: 2411 East Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy, Kissimmee Fl 34744
Come out and see the ever popular Elle Woods star in Legally Blonde; a story about a sorority president on a mission to find love at Harvard Law School. Once at Harvard, Elle learns that the law can be used to help others and uses her new skills to defend a workout-queen in a murder trial.
Star Wars Weekends at Disney Hollywood Studios
Date: May 15, 2015 through June 14, 2015 (Every Friday, Saturday and Sunday)
Venue: Disney's Hollywood Studios
Star WarsTM weekend at Disney's Hollywood Studios features an entire galaxy's worth of characters, celebrity autographs, Q&A sessions and much much more. While there, enjoy all that the park has to offer, including some of your favorite attractions like The Twilight Zone Tower of TerrorTM, the Rock 'n' Roller Coaster and Toy Story Mania.
This is a must see for any Star WarsTM fan!
135th Silver Spurs Rodeo
Dates: From: June 05, 2015 - June 06, 2015 (Recurring daily)
Times: Starting: 7:30 PM
Venue: Silver Spurs Arena at Osceola Heritage Park
Address:1875 Silver Spur Ln., Kissimmee, FL 34744
Catch pulse-elevating events including bull and bronc riding, steer wrestling, and barrel racing as razor-sharp reflexes and brainy brawn are tested atop the country’s top and most unpredictable livestock. The largest sanctioned rodeo east of the Mississippi brings all of its bull riding, steer wrestling, saddle bronc riding, bareback riding, and barrel racing to the indoor Silver Spurs Arena, along with the crowd-pleasing rodeo clowns! Admission: $15 for adults; children 10 and younger are free.
Gold Diamond National Exposure
Dates: From: June 18, 2015 - June 20, 2015
Venue: Osceola County Softball Complex
Address:3000 N. John Young Pkwy., Kissimmee, FL 34741
This event provides 14U - 18U girls travel softball teams the venue to showcase their talent in front of college softball coaches of all divisions.
Food Truck Friday in Celebration
Dates: July 11, 2014 (recurring monthly on the 2nd Friday)
Venue: Celebration Town Hall
Address: 851 Celebration Ave, Celebration Fl
Times: From 5:30 PM until 9:00PM
Come out to Celebration to enjoy delicious treats from various gourmet food trucks. Bring your own blankets or your own chairs to sit while tasting the different foods.