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What's Happening: Top Things to do in Orlando in June

Updated: Jul 15, 2022

Summer is here, and it's time to get out and enjoy all that Orlando has to offer. From food festivals and wine tasting to concerts and sporting events, the Date Night Orlando Team has you covered this June with all of the events and happenings in and around Orlando.


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Bite30

June 1 - July 10, 2022

Participating Orlando Restaurants

Cost: $33

During Bite30, participating restaurants offer special prix fixe menus that offer multi-course dinners at a set price of $33. Diners get the opportunity to try multiple dishes on the restaurant’s menu for about the cost of a single entree, and restaurants get to showcase their specialty dishes to the new customers attracted by their Bite30 menu! Restaurant-hop through the City Beautiful, experience delicious food, service, and ambiance of the restaurants you really should know about.


Seaworld's Electric Ocean

Select Dates, May 27 - Sept. 5, including Memorial Day and Labor Day.

SeaWorld Orlando

Prices Vary

When the sun goes down, the night fires up at SeaWorld’s Electric Ocean. Stay late all summer to immerse yourself in exotic worlds of light and music and experience your favorite SeaWorld attractions in a whole new way. Join playful, glowing sea creatures and world-class DJs for a family-friendly dance party beneath the waves. Then end the night with the all-new Ignite 360, a fireworks and fountains spectacular that brings the brilliance of the sea to the sky above. Put a charge in your summer at SeaWorld’s vibrant Electric Ocean.


1st Thursdays: True Colors

June 2nd 6PM - 9PM

Orlando Museum of Art

Non-members - $20 Members - Free

Kick off pride month at the Orlando Museum of Art! June celebrates the anniversary of the Stone Wall Uprising and marks the tipping point for the Gay Liberation Movement that continues today. LGBTQ culture is characterized by celebrating diversity, embracing camp extravagance, and ceaselessly reimagining possibility and fantasy.


One Magical Weekend Festival

June 2nd - June 6th

Walt Disney World Resorts

Prices Vary

One Magical Weekend is one of the largest LGBTQ+ pride and music festivals in the world. Taking place at Walt Disney World®Resorts, it boasts a roster of international DJ talent and around-the-clock, world-class events.


Events are set to include:

RIPTIDE at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Waterpark Let's get soak n' wet! Whether you want to dance the night away to the sounds of international duo DJs Oscar and Edgar Velazquez, or take the plunge on Crush 'n' Gusher, get ready for the wettest & wildest signature event night under the stars with your friends at RIPTIDE - the only LGBTQ+ event at Disney's Typhoon Lagoon Waterpark.

RED Vol. V - VARSITY at House Of Blues at Disney Springs Get into the school spirit at RED Vol. V: VARSITY at House of Blues at Disney Springs. Gear up and get ready to show your true colors with DJ Paulo! With heart thumping sound and euphoric visuals, grab your friends and join us for the game!

WIG PARTY at the Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort Awwwww FREAK OUT and get your groove on at the WIG PARTY onsite at the only official host hotel, Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort. Go ahead and let your hair down (or up) and rock the runway while serving lewks, class and bit of sass while International Producer/DJ Twisted Dee serves up the hottest pose-worthy beats! Tens across the board!

3-Night CADABRA Afterhours at the Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort Keep the magic going each night and dance into the early morning at CADABRA! Featuring the deep sounds of the world's best afterhours DJs: Late Friday: OBRA PRIMITIVA + NINA FLOWERS Late Saturday: ABEL (RESIST) Late Sunday: BIO ZOUNDS + ALEX ACOSTA

3-Day Therapy Pool Parties at the Sheraton Lake Buena Vista Resort A tropical oasis awaits you at the Official Host Hotel for OMW Festival 2022. Enjoy 3-days of sunshine, dancing & cocktails alongside 2 resort-style pools! Friday: DJs EDIL HERNANDEZ + JOE ROSS Saturday: DJs SINNA-G + CINDEL Sunday: DJs DEANNE + PRIDE (SWEET SPOT)

Tickets are for 18 years and older only! Cadabra Afterhours is for 21 years and older only!


Wine Quest

Friday, June 3rd - June 4th 7 - 10 p.m. June 3, 6 - 10 p.m. June 4

Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando

$150+

This year’s Wine Quest Annual Wine Tasting will be June 3 – 4, 2022 at the Loews Royal Pacific Resort at Universal Orlando. Tickets are now on sale for both Friday and Saturday. Don’t miss this amazing event. Get your tickets now!


Movie Night at Leu Gardens

Friday, June 3rd, 8:30PM

Leu Gardens

Price: $7 adult, $5 child (4-17 years of age)

Movie - "No Time to Die"


Clermont Caribbean Jerk Festival 2022

Saturday, June 4th 12PM - 9PM

Clermont Waterfront Park

Admission: Free

Jerk cook-off competition, live music, kid zone, Caribbean and American food, cultural entertainment, curry cook-off competition and more!


ZORA! Festival


“Education Day”: Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Friday, June 3rd 9AM - 5PM

The Preserve in Eatonville

Admission: Free


"Family Day": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Saturday, June 4th 9AM - 6PM

The Preserve in Eatonville

Admission: $20


"Day of Reflection": Outdoor Festival of the Arts in Eatonville

Sunday, June 5th 10AM - 5PM

The Preserve in Eatonville

Admission: $20

Africa – America Women’s Economic Forum & Trade Expo; a 2-day Afrofuturism Conference; and culminating in the Outdoor Festival of the Arts, June 3 – 5


Speed Dating at Rockstar Axe Throwing

Thursday, June 9th 7PM - 9PM

Rockstar Axe Throwing Orlando

$35

Come and check out the first ever Rockstar Axe Throwing Orlando Speed Dating Event!

Tired of endless swiping left? Too many uncomfortable silences during a much-too-long meal? Then we've got the perfect event for you - and if it doesn't work out...hey you're still throwing axes!

REGISTRATION LINK: https://forms.gle/FpR9SUnjiveK9gsg9

A meticulously curated 2 hour speed dating event. Registration includes 1 drink per person. Coaches will be onsite to provide instruction.


Malaya Market

Saturday, June 11th-12th

East End Market

Admission: Free

will be taking over the Courtyard, Gardens & more for their Filipino Freedom Fest & Malaya Market June 11th + 12th!

We can’t wait for this free, family-friendly weekend celebrating the past, present & future of Filipino food & culture in Central Florida. 🇵🇭

Overflow parking: Please do not park in the neighborhood directly behind the Market. Additional parking is available up & down Corrine Drive as well as a full parking lot at Audubon Park School, only a couple of blocks away at 1500 Falcon Dr Orlando, FL 32803.


Date Night in the Plaza

Saturday, June 11th 8PM - 10PM

Cranes Roost Park

Admission: Free

Date Night in the Plaza is a unique event series in Cranes Roost Park. The Plaza will transform into the perfect setting for an adults only event under the stars. Whether you are with a significant other or a group of friends, you are sure to have a memorable time.

Each event will feature a different theme and activities. Patrons must be at least 21 years of age.


BLACK FRIDAY ORLANDO: SCAVENGER HUNT + CITY SKIP DAY

Friday, June 17th-19th

400 S Orange Ave Orlando, FL 32801

Admission: Free

This Juneteenth weekend, we're kicking things off by bringing Orlando back together!

Join us for a day of celebrating Black Excellence through exploring all of the Black Owned Businesses our city has to offer

Black Friday is a Scavenger Hunt + City Skip Day

HOW DO YOU PARTICIPATE:

It's simple:

1. RSVP here for FREE 2. Participants assemble teams of up to 4 participants 3. Participants Download the Eventzee app and get an invitation code on the morning of the event. They scan QR codes and do various challenges at each location. 4. Friday and Saturday, teams will have fun exploring the Black Owned Businesses & historic sites in Orlando & surrounding areas. 5. Saturday 1pm- 6pm participants enjoy our Juneteenth Block Party at the Orange County History Center 6. At 6pm we announce the winners - Prizes to include HUNDREDS of dollars of donations from local businesses! 7. Continue celebrating with us at the after party 6pm - Midnight

IT'S YEAR THREE, and with Juneteenth being a federal holiday now it's time to blow our event out of the water. Help us reach even MORE businesses, MORE Central FL residents, & be able to share in the excitement of what it means to celebrate Juneteenth! We hope that you will join us in whatever way you can.

At the end of the competition, the winner can choose ONE business to give the donations from our Black Friday Orlando Grant!


Juneteenth Cultural Celebration

Saturday, June 18th 4PM - 9PM

Clermont Waterfront Park

Admission: Free

Live music, dance performances, local vendor market

Don’t miss our first Juneteenth event, a cultural celebration of freedom. Come join us for an evening of art, music, and authentic cuisine.


CultureFest Orlando

Saturday, June 18th

Festival Park, Orlando

Early Bird: $22 General Admission: $35

Music & Art Festival - After the past years successful festival, we are back and really excited about this summer!! ITS GOING TO BE A VIBE This time we will be Featuring a Variety of Fireeee Creatives from across the United States.


BLACK WALL STREET JUNETEENTH BLOCK PARTY

Saturday, June 18th 1PM - 10PM

Wall Street

Price: Day Party Free; After Party $15 We all know about the Fourth of July, Labor Day, and even St Patrick's Day, but do you know about Juneteenth?

Your cool cousins from "This Ain't That" joined forces with Black Friday Orlando to hit Wall Street Plaza with the Remix!

((1pm - 5pm))

Day Vibes: Vendors + DJs + Guest Hosts + Kids Zone + Food Trucks

((5pm - 10pm))

Night Vibes: MORE Vendors + MORE DJs + MORE Venues

Black Wall Street had business booming, amazing nightlife, and just a safe space for black people to vibe. This is no different, we just decided to switch it up 100 years later with over six DJs, four clubs, and up to fifty small black businesses.


7TH Annual Juneteenth Celebration in Historic Hannibal Square

Saturday, June 18th 10AM - 2PM

642 W New England Ave Winter Park, FL 32789

Admission: Free

Over the past two years, the global pandemic and civil unrest illuminated the social, economic and political disenfranchisement and disparities within Black & Brown communities. The urgency and upwelling for Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Justice took center stage across local, national and international communities.


The Pink Party at The Hampton Social

Saturday, June 18th 12PM - 5PM

The Hampton Social

Price - $99

Celebrate Rosé Month at the 2nd Annual Celebration: THE PINK PARTY hosted by The Hampton Social in Orlando, FL.

Enjoy a Garden Oasis Experiential Pop-Up, immersive Rosé Tasting Bars from all over the world, Culinary Delights , Experiential Touch Points, and a Special Live DJ Sets.

Tickets: $99. Includes welcome glass of Rosé, our signature culinary bites, four (4) immersive global Rosé tastings and experiential surprises!


The Art of Brunch at The Hall on the Yard

Sunday, June 19th 12PM - 4PM

The Hall on the Yard

Price: from $75

The Black Excellence brunch Orlando has been begging for....

Hella Black. Hella Bougie. Hella Lit.

The elite brunch Orlando has been begging for - at The Hall on The Yard in Downtown Orlando

Chef Inspired Brunch Menu + Unlimited Mimosas + Open Bar = ALL INCLUSIVE

Launching Juneteenth Weekend 2022


Blonde Ambition Glow Party

Thursday, June 23rd 6PM - 10PM

Boxi Park Lake Nona

Admission: Free

Oh, glow up! Join us on June 23rd for a Blond Ambition Glow Party at Boxi Park. We’ll provide the band and the glow sticks, and you bring your best moves as we light up the dance floor. No cover!

Music & au


Architecture Tour: The Maitland Art Center

Thursday, June 23rd 10:30AM - 11:15AM

Art & History Museum - Maitland

Price:$6 GA, $5 Seniors/Children, Free for Members

A guided tour of the historic Maitland Art Center grounds, founded in 1937 as an artists' retreat and known for its fantastical "Mayan Revival" style. Explore the lush gardens and more than 200 carvings and murals of A&H.


Family Sunset at the Zoo

Friday, June 24th 5PM - 8PM

The Central Florida Zoo

Admission: Individual tickets are $6 each when purchased online, and $8 each when purchased on-site.

Enjoy a summer evening with the family at the Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens.

Join us on the fourth Friday of each month, May - September for Family Sunset at the Zoo.

We’ll reopen the gates at 5:00 p.m. for guests to enjoy exploring the Zoo at sunset, and music in the Wharton-Smith Tropical Splash Ground!

Last admission into the Zoo will be at 7: 30 pm., no exceptions.

Concessions will be available at Graze.

This event is not included for Annual Pass Holders.

Some animals may not be viewable.

This event is held rain or shine.


Anime Festival Orlando

Friday, June 24th - Sunday, June 26th 4PM

Wyndham Orlando Resort International Drive

3-Day pass: $80

News, guests, pictures, ... Find all the info about the event Anime Festival Orlando (2022) on Roster Con


Hawaiian Luau Dinner Show

Saturday, June 25th 5PM - 8PM

Horsepower Ranch

Admission: $49.95 Adults $24.95 Children

Join Aloha Productions Luau Ohana at Horsepower Ranch and immerse yourself in an authentic cultural experience of the Pacific Islands. Experience the unforgettable beauty and grace of Hula from Hawaii, enjoy songs and traditional dances of Tahiti, witness the native chants of New Zealand's Haka, watch breathtaking fire dances from Samoa and feast on a tasty, Island-style buffet by Aloha Productions - all in an unforgettable, evening under the stars and beauty of Horsepower Ranch. OUR LAST EVENT SOLD OUT! Limited space available so purchase your tickets now. Tickets do not include gratuity.


Colors Worldwide Presents: The Biggest '90's Party Ever

Saturday, June 25th doors open at 8:30PM

House of Blues

Price: Varies

The Biggest '90s Party Ever comes to House of Blues Orlando. Get your tickets now!

Join Aloha Productions Luau Ohana at Horsepower Ranch and immerse yourself in an authentic cultural experience of the Pacific Islands. Experience the unforgettable beauty and grace of Hula from Hawaii, enjoy songs and traditional dances of Tahiti, witness the native chants of New Zealand's Haka, watch breathtaking fire dances from Samoa and feast on a tasty, Island-style buffet by Aloha Productions - all in an unforgettable, evening under the stars and beauty of Horsepower Ranch. OUR LAST EVENT SOLD OUT! Limited space available so purchase your tickets now. Tickets do not include gratuity.


Mega Food Truck Rally

Saturday, June 25th 4PM - 9PM

Historic Downtown Clermont

Admission: Free

Enjoy a selection of 20+ food trucks, wine and beer along with ​vendors & crafters and music from School of Rock!

Stores will be open late for shopping.


1st Annual Karts & Kegs

Sunday, June 26th 2PM

Henry's Depot Food Hall

Admission: TDB

From the creator of Sofas & Suds comes the next form of a device racing and drink chasing event. Karts & Kegs will be an all-day celebration of Sanfords Golf Cart culture combined with it's Craft Beer love affair. Join us as teams representing local businesses compete for glory in two different categories . . . Will they conquer the skills challenge/obstacle course for the win? Or will they go for the crown of "Crowd Favorite"?


Art Night Out: Pop! Painting with Maria Coville

Sunday, June 29th 6PM

Orlando Museum of Art

Price:$30 for Non-Members; $27 for Members

Looking to artists like Andy Warhol, create a unique Pop Art-inspired painting during this adult studio workshop. From soup cans to celebrities, all subjects and ideas are welcome.


Continuous Happenings: Orlando


Weekends at the Winery

Continuous

Lakeridge Winery

Free Admission

Enjoy our expansive vineyard green, including delicious food, live entertainment, and of course your favorite Lakeridge wines at our outdoor bar.


Art and Jazz Night

Every 3rd Thursday

Historic Downtown Sanford

Free Admission

Art and Jazz Night is the product of Historic Downtown Sanford’s thriving (and growing!) arts community.

Stroll the streets and visit the participating locations, all within a comfortable walking distance from one another… Stay tuned to this event page to learn what each stop has to offer!


Epcot International Flower & Garden Festival

Now - July 4th

Epcot Orlando

The official start of winter is still a few days away, but spring is already in the air because our horticulture team at Walt Disney World Resort is busy producing topiaries, hanging baskets, flower towers and more in preparation for the 2022 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival.


The Downtown Clermont Farmer's Market

Every Sunday from 9am - 2pm

Historic Downtown Clermont

Free Admission

We have over 40 local vendors selling local produce, meat, honey, eggs, seafood, handmade gifts, and home goods.


Movie Mondays

Every Monday from 7 PM - 9PM

'A La Cart

Admission: Free

Movie Monday's are back! Come grab a meal from one or all of our delicious food trucks, kick back in our courtyard, and enjoy a movie under the lights.


Heroes & Monsters: Jean Michele-Basquiat

Now - June 30th

Orlando Museum of Art

Admission: $20 non-members Free members

Heroes and Monsters presents a rare group of paintings from a private collection that is being shown for the first time at the Orlando Museum of Art.


Comedy, Karaoke and Cocktails

Wednesdays

The Dreams Lounge

Free Admission

PRO & NEW comedians 🎙 ( Featuring comedians seen on HBO, Netflix, Hulu, Instagram, YouTube, Comedy Central, BET ComicView, Def Comedy Jam, All Def Digital & MORE! )


Sunday Jazz Jam

Sundays 5pm-8pm

Pilars Martini

Free Admission

Play, Listen or Enjoy - Pilars Jazz Jam LIVE in Pilars Loft. A community-driven jazz interplay; inspired by the 1940’s and ‘50’s ‘old-school’ hang hosted by the “Pros” Sunday’s at Pilars from 5p-8p. Pilars Jazz Trio has comprised of many of the finest Central Florida Musicians, and each Sunday is unique because you never know what special guests including the best jazz talent in Florida-will drop in for the ‘hang’ since Jazz Jam began in September 2015.


Be sure to check back as events are added throughout the month.


To submit your event please send an email with the details to experience@thedatenightorlando.com





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