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The Best Things To Do in Orlando this Easter Weekend, April 7 - April 9

Happy Easter, and welcome to an egg-citing holiday weekend here in Orlando, and whether your an Orlando local or your in town for Easter, their is so much to see and do this weekend, so you are definitely in the right place for all the details!


There is so much to see and do this weekend, Orlando is hopping with events, from the theme parks to traditional Easter Egg Hunts.


For eats and treats, check out our guide to all the best place to enjoy Easter Brunch here in Orlando.


Hop into our list of things to do below, where you will unwrap our selection of the best happening in Orlando this Easter Weekend, and whatever you decide do so, have an egg-cellent Easter Weekend here in Central Florida.


The Best Things To Do in Orlando this Easter Weekend, April 7 - April 9

Easter Weekend

Friday April 7 - Sunday April 9, 2023



Friday April 7


Meet Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny at Magic Kingdom
Now - April 9, 2023

You can meet Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny at Bunny Lane Garden this weekend in Magic Kingdom at Walt Disney World.


Plus, check out the beautiful Easter Egg Displays that are set up through the weekend at select Walt Disney World resorts including Disney’s Grand Floridian, Disney’s Beach Club Resort, and Disney’s Contemporary Resort.


Special limited edition eats and treats are available throughout Walt Disney World this weekend too! Check out our guide here!


Meet Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny at Magic Kingdom


2023 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival
Now - Sunday, July 5, 2023

The popular and fragrant, 2023 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival features fresh cuisine, colorful gardens, playful topiaries and vibrant entertainment.


The popular Garden Rocks Concert Series is back in 2023, featuring favorite tunes at the America Gardens Theatre.


And of course, fresh flavors will be on the menu at Outdoor Kitchens and other food and beverage locations throughout the park, among other delights.


2023 EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival


2023 EPCOT Garden Rocks Concert Series
Now - Sunday, July 5, 2023

Get ready to rock with the Garden Rocks Concert Series, part of the EPCOT International Flower & Garden Festival.


Concerts are included with park admission, and a valid park reservation.


This Weekend's Concerts

April 7 - 8

STARSHIP featuring Mickey Thomas

April 9 - 10

Don Felder, formerly of the Eagles


2023 EPCOT Garden Rocks Concert Series


Universal's 2023 Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval
Now - Sunday April 16, 2023

Every spring, the fun and excitement of the Big Easy makes its way to Universal Orlando Resort for an authentic celebration that completely transforms Universal Studios Florida into a family-friendly version of the famed New Orleans street party.


Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval transforms Universal Studios Florida into Florida’s biggest party, complete with the return of the parade, the beads, the tribute store, the food, and more.


2023 Mardi Gras: International Flavors of Carnaval Universal Studios Florida


The 2023 SeaWorld Orlando Seven Seas Food Festival
Now - Sunday, May 7, 2023

Oceans of flavor and fun are waiting at SeaWorld. From foodies to families, everyone will find tasty delights among more than 200 distinct offerings.


Explore more than 50 fresh global cuisine choices to pair with over 75 refreshing wine and cocktail selections, including more than 75 craft brews.


With so many exquisite flavors to top off exhilarating coasters and extraordinary animal encounters, the Seven Seas Food Festival is a voyage to fill the belly!


As part of the festival enjoy free big name concerts in the Bayside Stadium.


This Weekend's Concerts

Saturday, April 8

Cory Asbury

Sunday, April 9

A Tribute to AC/DC, Def Leppard, and Queen

Highway To Hell, a Tribute to AC/DC at 2:00 p.m Absolute Def Leppard, a Tribute to Def Leppard at 4:00 p.m Absolute Queen, a Tribute to Queen at 6:00 p.m.



Festival and Concerts included with valid theme park admission


The 2023 SeaWorld Orlando Seven Seas Food Festival


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Food & Wine Festival
Now - Sunday, May 21, 2023

A world of taste awaits at the annual Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Food & Wine Festival with a delicious menu and drinks as dynamic and unique as the park's thrilling roller coaster collection.


Guests can sip & savor their way through flavorful eats and mouthwatering treats before finding their new favorite brew or cocktail.


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Food & Wine Festival is available with valid theme park admission.


As part of the festival enjoy free big name concerts.


This Weekend's Concerts

Saturday, April 8

+LIVE+

Sunday, April 9

The Fab 4, a Tribute to The Beatles

Also for Easter Weekend, enjoy special activities and more!

Hop on over to Busch Gardens Tampa Bay this Easter weekend and enjoy special festivities all weekend long as the theme park celebrates Easter with an Egg Hunt Eggstravaganza, fun activities, animal interactions, and a special story time with your favorite Sesame Street friends!

All events are free with park admission this weekend, Saturday, April 8, and Sunday, April 9.


Busch Gardens Tampa Bay Food & Wine Festival


407 Day Game Night at Lake Eola Park
Friday, April 7, 2023

Looking for a fun-filled evening to celebrate 407 Day? Look no further than the 407 Day Game Night at Orlando's signature park.


Enjoy this free event at Lake Eola Park on the East Lawn for an evening of games, food, and fun for everyone. There will be a variety of games onsite to kick off your weekend - or feel free to bring your own!


407 Day Game Night at Lake Eola Park


K. Michelle at House Of Blues Orlando
Friday, April 7, 2023

K. Michelle comes to House of Blues Orlando. Get your tickets now!


K. Michelle at House Of Blues Orlando


Shout The Mod Musical
Now - Sunday April 22, 2023

With its irresistible blend of hip-swiveling hits, eye-popping fashions and outrageous dance moves, SHOUT! The Mod Musical is getting ready to take Central Florida audiences back to the music, style and freedom of the 1960s.


The Winter Park Playhouse will resemble the glorious 1960's London and the liberating days that made England swing!


This hit Off-Broadway musical features an irresistible score of popular music of the decade from favorite artists like Dusty Springfield, Cilla Black, Lulu, Petula Clark, and more!


To purchase tickets for SHOUT! The Mod Musical at The Winter Park Playhouse call the box office at 407-645-0145 or visit online now.


Shout The Mod Musical Winter Park Playhouse


Spongebob The Musical
Now - April 30, 2023

The hit Nickelodeon show Spongebob has become a big, splashy Broadway musical, and you can see it right here in Orlando, now through until April 30 at the Orlando Repertory Theatre on E Princeton Street, Orlando.


Dive into the undersea town of Bikini Bottom with SpongeBob and his quirky circle of friends and neighbors – Patrick, Sandy, Squidward, Mr. Krabs, and even Plankton – in this dynamic stage musical with songs from music’s most legendary artists.


Chaos erupts when SpongeBob and all of Bikini Bottom face the total annihilation at the threat of Mt. Humongous. Just when all hope seems lost, a most unexpected hero rises up and takes center stage. The power of optimism really can save the world!


SpongeBob Musical splashes into the Orlando REP


Once Upon A Spring Celebration
Now - Sunday, May 14, 2023

Spring is in bloom, and the Easter Bunny, and of course the return of the much loved Once Upon a Spring celebration at the luxurious Gaylord Palms here in Orlando.


This year's event features plenty of oversized pastel eggs, beautiful springtime flowers, activities in the new Adventure Kids’ Clubhouse, an Easter Day Buffet, a pirate escape room, themed scavenger hunt and everyone’s favorite holiday hares, Mr. and Mrs. Easter Bunny!


On Easter Sunday, April 9, the Easter Bunny will pose for photos at 10 a.m., 11 am, noon, 1:30 p.m., 2:30 p.m. and 3:30 p.m.


Mrs. Easter Bunny will also make special appearances on April 9, meeting guests at 10:30 a.m., 11:30 a.m., 12:30 p.m., 2 p.m., 3 p.m. and 4 p.m.


Once Upon A Spring Celebration Gaylord Palms Orlando


Easter Weekend Celebration at The Morse
Friday, April 7, 2023 - Monday, April 10, 2023

The Charles Hosmer Morse Museum's annual Easter Weekend Celebration invites you to view the collection at no charge all weekend.


On Friday, April 7 from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. enjoy Joshua Englert on classical guitar.




Art After Dark in Lake Nona
Friday, April 7, 2023

Every Friday night, Art After Dark takes over Lake Nona Town Center from 6 pm.


Perfectly nestled between Chroma Modern Bar + Kitchen and Bosphorous Turkish Cuisine of Lake Nona, Art After Dark is a perfect evening out for the whole family.


Enjoy a stroll through our Town Center as you explore hand crafted artisan products, and tasty cuisine. Be sure to grab a glass a wine, stay a while to enjoy the art displayed on the six story art installation, The Beacon.




UCF Celebrates The Arts at Dr Phillips Center
Now - Saturday, April 15, 2023

Each spring, UCF brings its best and brightest artists to Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts for a large-scale celebration of creativity.


The annual event is hosted by the UCF College of Arts and Humanities and features the faculty and students from the School of Performing Arts and the School of Visual Arts and Design, as well as work from the humanities departments and other units from around the university.


For more informations, and to see the entire schedule of events, Click Here.


UCF Celebrates The Arts at Dr Phillips Center


Kinky Boots at Orlando Shakes
Now - Sunday, April 30, 2023

A fierce drag queen and a struggling factory owner must embrace their differences and work together on an outlandish new idea to save the owner’s shoe business – producing a line of stunning stiletto heels.


This huge-hearted, smash-hit, with 16 original songs by Cyndi Lauper, is the winner of every Best Musical award, including the Tony, Grammy, and London’s Olivier award.


Don’t miss this over-the-top extravaganza, Kinky Boots at Orlando Shakes, get your tickets now.


Kinky Boots at Orlando Shakes


The Easter Bunny Garden Experience at ICON Park
Now - April 8, 2023

The Easter Bunny will arrive at ICON Park Friday, March 24th. Join us for The Easter Bunny Garden Experience available through April 8, 2023.


Reservations and details are available now at www.thesantaworkshopexperience.com.


The Easter Bunny Garden Experience will feature the adorable brown bunny you have come to know and love along with our award-winning candid Spring Photos.


Plan ahead as reservations are limited, ride the train, enjoy live music and stay for lunch or dinner at any of the fine ICON Park restaurants or eateries.




Easter Bunny Photos at The Florida Mall
Now - April 8, 2023

Hop on over to The Florida Mall to meet the Easter Bunny in Center Court.


RESERVATIONS ENCOURAGED. WALK-UP GUESTS WELCOME. 



Easter Bunny Photos at The Florida Mall


Pictures with the Bunny at Altamonte Mall
Now - April 4, 2023

Get your little ones and furry friends together and hop over to Altamonte Mall to capture hoppy pics with The Bunny!


Get two egg-citing gifts when you book your visit online!


Pictures with the Bunny at Altamonte Mall


Oviedo Mall Easter Bunny Photos
Now - April 8, 2022

Hop on over to Oviedo Mall and strike a pose with the Easter Bunny!



Oviedo Mall Easter Bunny Photos


The Mall at Millenia Bunny Photos
March 24 - April 8, 2023

Hang out with the Easter Bunny at The Mall at Millenia. Photos happen in the colorful tea party garden in the Orangerie Cafes, with a variety of professional photography packages available.





It's Bunny O'Clock Somewhere at Margaritaville Resort
Now - April 9, 2023

Hang out with the Easter Bunny at Margaritaville Resort Orlando.


Stop by this fun meet-and-greet with a springtime setting inside our hotel lobby to pose for photos. You might even receive a special Easter surprise from the Bunny himself!


On Easter Day, the fun continues with an Easter egg hunt, festive spring brunch, and Easter basket deliveries for onsite resort guests.




Movie Night at Leu Gardens - Top Gun
Friday, April 7, 2023

Enjoy an outdoor movie in Orlando’s most beautiful garden. Pack a dinner picnic basket and seating, alcohol is permitted.


This movie is rated PG13, children under 13 years of age require accompanying parent or adult guardian, weather permitting.



Movie Night at Leu Gardens



Easter Saturday April 8


Brews Around The Zoo at Central Florida Zoo
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Brews Around the Zoo will feature beer stations with over 30 different craft beers and live music. Plus, a seltzer station and wine tastings!


Tickets include access to all beer, wine, and seltzer stations around the Zoo.


Brews Around The Zoo at Central Florida Zoo


Bark in the Park
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Join Lake Nona Town Center for their Doggy Easter celebration on Saturday, April 8 from 12pm - 5pm. You won't want to miss the doggy Easter egg hunt (treats will be inside the eggs), the photo-op with the Easter Bunny, or the doggy caricature artist!


Lake Nona Town Center Bark In The Park


Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt includes 9 age divided hunts happening throughout the morning.


Taking place in Historic Downtown Longwood, families will enjoy meeting the Easter Bunny, plus lots of games and activity booths too.

Bring your family for this FREE day of traditional Easter fun.

Magic 107.7 Easter Egg Hunt Longwood Orlando


Hop On Downtown Kissimmee
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Hop on down to Historic Downtown Kissimmee on April 8th for a day of Easter fun at the Hop On Downtown event!


Bring your basket and set out to search for over 1,000 eggs that will be hidden throughout the area. There will be cookie decorating, a jellybean hop, pictures with the Easter bunny and more!


The starting point is the Kissimmee Main Street Welcome Center. This is a FREE event perfect for the whole family! NO registration needed for entry!




Ocoee Easter Eggstravaganza
Saturday, April 8, 2023

The City of Ocoee will host its Annual Easter Eggstravaganza from 11:30 am – 2 pm.


This event is free at at Bill Breeze Park. There will be an egg hunt, exciting games, crafts, and of course an appearance by the Easter Bunny. The event will be at Bill Breeze Park.


For more information contact 407-905-3180.


Thornton Park Annual Easter Egg Hunt


Ivanhoe Village Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 8, 2023

2nd Annual Easter Egg Hunt at The Hall on the Yard hosted by MAM Events!


Be sure to stick around for the 407 Food Fair starting at noon!


Ivanhoe Village Easter Egg Hunt


XL Soccer World Lake Nona Spring Festival
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Join XL Soccer World Lake Nona in celebration of the new season.


The festival will include spring themed carnival games, prizes, egg decorating, Easter egg hunt, easter bunny photo booths, local business and more!


XL Soccer World Lake Nona Spring Festival


Thornton Park Annual Easter Egg Hunt
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Join the fun at Mayor Carl Langford Park at 10:00 am, for the Thornton Park Neighborhood Association's annual Easter Egg Hunt!


There will be refreshments for both kids and adults. The little ones will be turned loose at about 10:15, so be sure to get there on time. The Easter Bunny will be making an appearance at the start of the event, so bring your cameras for photo opportunities!




The Egg-Ceptional Family Festival
Saturday, April 8, 2023

The Egg-Ceptional Family Festival is happening in Center Lake Park, Oviedo, enjoy old school family fun at this Easter themed event with three legged racing, potato sack jumping, and egg & spoon balancing! Along with the games, there will be activity tables including a coloring station and egg decorating




Easter at Island H20 Water Park
Saturday, April 8, 2023 - Sunday, April 30, 2023

Hop on over to Island H2O Water Park Saturdays & Sundays from April 8-April 30 for an Egg-Stravaganza!


Find the eggs hidden around the park and win prizes. Included in admission.




Saturday Nite Classic Car Show & Cruise
Saturday, April 8, 2023

Join Old Town in Kissimmee every Saturday and take a trip down memory lane. The Old Town Classic Car Show has been a local tradition for over 30 years, it is one of the premier weekly car shows in Central Florida. The Saturday Classic Car Show begins at 1:00pm and welcomes show-quality 1985 and older hot rods, street rods, and antiques. Cars will cruise at 8:30pm and all cars registered can participate.


The Classic Car Show is free for participants and free for the public to attend. It’s the perfect outing for families of every generation, young and old, to enjoy.


Saturday Nite Classic Car Show & Cruise



Easter Sunday April 9


Easter Sunday Car and Truck Show
Sunday, April 9, 2023

Promenade at Sunset Walk presents their Easter Sunday Car and Truck Show, featuring:

Live Music with DJ Jennifer

Appearances by the Easter Bunny,

Thousands of Easter eggs hidden along the Promenade and distributed by our show car drivers for everyone!

Easter Brunch specials at many of the Promenade’s terrific restaurants!




Easter Eggstravaganza at Kidiverse 2023
Sunday, April 9, 2023

Enjoy arts and crafts, fun games and pictures with the Easter Bunny at Kidiverse on April 9th from 11 am to 1 pm.


Get in from the heat and join Kidiverse at their indoor playground location!


Kidiverse is located at 7149 N. Frontage Road in Orlando.


Easter Eggstravaganza at Kidiverse 2023

Z88.3 Easter Sunrise Service at SeaWorld Orlando
Sunday, April 9, 2023

An Easter tradition in Orlando is the Z88.3 Easter Sunrise Service at SeaWorld Orlando, join thousands of worshipers at SeaWorld Orlando for an early morning of worship and fellowship at the Easter Sunrise Service.


There’s something special about being together to watch the sunrise Easter morning.


Z Artist Evan Craft will be leading the worship, with Tedashii a Christian Hip Hop Artist and Public Speaker will bring the Easter Message.


It’s completely FREE to attend, and SeaWorld also donates the parking, so there’s no cost to you. Parking lot opens at 4.15 am, gates open at 5.00 am.




Easter Sunrise Service at Bok Tower Gardens
Sunday, April 9, 2023

Join the free Easter Sunday Service at Bok Tower, Gardens’ Carillonneur Geert D’hollander will begin the celebration at 6:30 a.m. with a selection of seasonal compositions performed on the 60-bell Singing Tower carillon.


The sunrise worship service will begin at 7 a.m. The service will conclude with a half-hour concert performed by D’hollander on the 60-bell Singing Tower carillon.


The Entrance Gate, Visitor Center, and The Shop at Bok will open at 6:00 a.m. Donations are encouraged.


Easter Sunrise Service at Bok Tower Gardens


Ren Fair at The Renaissance Theatre Company
Sunday, April 9, 2023

Renaissance Fair at The Ren, is outdoor and indoor, featuring:

Shows! Drag shows featuring Dolls Holiday Brunch, live music, Drag Bingo with Myki Meeks! 18+.

Shops! Vendors, Artists, Crafts, Food Vendors/Trucks, Plants, Merchandise.

Divese and Queer-friendly


Ren Fair at The Renaissance Theatre Company



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