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The Top Things To Do In Orlando This Weekend, November 4 - 6

Updated: Nov 4, 2022

The weekend is finally here, and it's the first weekend in November, a quieter one after all the crazy Halloween spookiness of so many weekends in October!


Enjoy this one as it's probably the last weekend before the craziness of the Holidays decent on almost everything to do here in Orlando and beyond.


We've compiled our list of everything to do this weekend, Friday, November 4 to Sunday November 6.


Get outside and enjoy the beautiful fall weather here in Orlando, and don't forget Daylight Saving Time end on Sunday,so turn your clocks back and then you will get an extra hour to enjoy all the weekend happenings throughout Central Florida.


Have a great weekend, enjoy!


 

Top Things To Do In Orlando This Weekend


 


Go Back In Time!

Sunday November 6


Of course, top of this weekend to do list is to go back in time!


At 2 a.m. ET on Sunday, clocks will turn back one hour as daylight saving time ends, ,so don't forget to turn your clocks back, because if you don't you'll have an hour less to enjoy the weekend and everything else on this list!


Or you could visit Universal Studios Florida, and wish you could go back in time and ride Back To The Future again, or is that just us?


Back In Time Universal Studios Florida Orlando

 


Sir Henry Haunted Trail

Friday 4 & Saturday 5 November


Now we definitely are going back in time, way back to Halloween, as the horrific Sir Henry's Haunted Trail is giving us horror fans an extra two days of scares!


Sir Henry's is an outdoor scare attraction located between Orlando and Tampa in Plant City, stabbing a knife through the heart of Central Florida between Tampa and Orlando.


The attraction will be open for the la


Sir Henry Haunted Trail is an hours drive from Orando in your doom buggy.


The scare attraction is open until Saturday 5 November, 2022 giving you more time to get your horror fix. Tickets must be purchased online in advance, so make you you do!


Sir Henry Haunted Trail Plant City

 


51st Annual Fall Fiesta in the Park

Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6


Central Florida's longest-running tradition returns for its 51st year! Bring the family as hundreds of amazing artists, crafters, and food vendors take over the streets around Lake Eola Park here in downtown Orlando!


Have a fun day browsing the works of local artists and crafters, enjoy the live entertainment, savour the delicious food for the many food vendors, and let the kids have fun in the huge kids’ play area.


Aartists and crafters come from near and far to display and sell their original work, while thousands of Central Floridians come to Lake Eola for the largest arts & crafts festival in Orlando.


Annual Fall Fiesta in the Park Orlando

 

The Fairy Doors

Now through November 7


Leu Gardens has magically extended The Fairy Doors thru November 7, 2022, this is your last chance to experience this charming exhibit this year.


This amazing exhibit has become a much loved Central Florida tradition, featuring twenty, one-of-a-kind, whimsical fairy doors which will inspire your child’s imaginative world of enchanted forests, secret gardens and the magic of fairies.


Each door is created by a very special fairy and all you have to do is find these beautiful doors located throughout the 50-acre garden.


For more information check out Leu Gardens website.


The Fairy Doors At Leu Gardens

 


Maker Faire Orlando

Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6


Calling all makers! Maker Faire Orlando featuring local do-it-yourself science, art, rockets, robots, crafts, technology, music and hands-on activities, returns to the Central Florida Fairgrounds and Expo Halls here in Orlando from the 5th to the 6th of November, 2022.


Celebrating it’s 10th anniversary, Orlando’s two-day family-friendly Maker Faire is a gathering of fascinating, curious people who enjoy learning and who love sharing what they can do.


From engineers to artists to scientists to crafters, Maker Faire is a venue for these ‘makers’ to show their hobbies, experiments or projects.”


The event will showcase invention, creativity, and resourcefulness, including Power Racing, Combat Robots, Nerdy Derby, and cosplay makers, as well as hands-on activities, workshops, and competitions.


Maker Faire Orlando

 


Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend

Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6


SeaWorld Orlando bringing back its fun-filled Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend this weekend.


Families can join Elmo, Cookie Monster, Rosita and other characters for hands-on activities, dance parties, character photo opportunities and even a story time with Big Bird.


Kids will get the chance to become everyday heroes and collect special badges for bravery, helping, manners and more throughout the weekend.


The event is free with park admission.


Sesame Street Kids’ Weekend


 

Hamilton

Now through November 20


Hamilton, the world-renowned musical has made a welcome return to downtown Orlando's Dr Phillips Center For the Performing Arts this week, where it has taken up residency through November 20 with matinee and evening performances six days per week.


Tickets are still available, book your tickets now on the Dr Phillips Center website to see this remarkable production this weekend.


Hamilton Dr Phillips Center Orlando

 

Taste Of Space: Fall Bites

Now through November 6


The Kennedy Space Center Visitor Complex is offering visitors a new menu of mouth-watering drinks, dips, desserts and soups as “Taste of Space” food festival returns.


The taste of Space food event at Kennedy Space Center in Cape Canaveral ends this weekend, so this is your last chance to savour fall inspired eats and bites including a cranberry smoothie, a cheesy potato casserole with an artisan bratwurst, a black forest cupcake, beer cheese soup topped with crunchy bacon and served with a fresh pretzel, and a citrus gelatin dessert with a lemon foam topping, served in a mini beer tankard!


Local brews are also to available for purchase.


Kennedy Space Center The 2022 Taste of Space

 

The 2022 Taste of Space Celebrity Edition

Friday, November 4


The 2022 Taste of Space Celebrity Edition is a star-studded culinary experience featuring acclaimed chefs Rocco DiSpirito (Tournament of Champions, Guy's Grocery Games), Duff Goldman (Ace of Cakes, Kids Baking Championship) and Marc Murphy (Chopped, Chopped Junior)


All three chefs will be cooking up something special on the evening of Friday, November 4, 2022, inside Gateway: The Deep Space Launch Complex.


Veteran NASA astronauts Bruce Melnick, Scott Altman, and Sandra Magnus will also be in attendance to mingle and share their stories of eating in space, such as some of their favorite foods from their space flights.


Tickets to this event cost $175 per person, plus tax with a $40 discount on tickets for Annual Passholders. Purchase tickets on the KSC website now.


Kennedy Space Center The 2022 Taste of Space Celebrity Edition

 


Champions of Magic: The Worldwide Wonders Tour

Friday November 4


Experience live entertainment like never before with Champions Of Magic—an evening of impossible illusions and spectacular special effects.


Described by the press as "the Avengers of magic", catch the only team of magicians in the world as they present their original, phenomenal ensemble illusions.


Taking place on Frida evening at Dr Phillips Centre with tickets from $35.


The Champions Of Magic cast present incredible interactive magic, a daring escape from Houdini’s water torture cell, a mind-blowing prediction that has to be seen to be believed, levitation high above the stage and a finale beyond explanation.


The show happens all around the theatre and features spectacular illusions that can’t be seen anywhere else, in one of the world’s biggest touring illusion shows.


Champions of Magic: The Worldwide Wonders Tour Orlando

 


EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

Now through November 19


The EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival seems to have been on forever, but it ends November 19, so plan to visit this weekend!


Enjoy this iconic festival that serves up flavors from across six continents at more than 25 Global Marketplaces.


There are tons of activities for the entire family to enjoy, from Remy’s Ratatouille Hide & Squeak scavenger hunt throughout the park, to jamming out to some classic tunes at the Eat to the Beat Concert Series.


This weekend's performance is Boyz II Men who are performing November 4 to 7.


EPCOT International Food & Wine Festival

 

Charlotte's Web

Recurring weekly on Tue, Wed, Thu, Fri, Sat until November 12


Presented by the Orlando Shakes, this beloved tale, featuring madcap and endearing farm animals, explores bravery, selfless love, and the true meaning of friendship. A sensitive pig named Wilbur and a wise spider named Charlotte spin a plan to ensure Wilbur doesn’t end up as pork chops on the farmer’s dinner plate! Based on the beloved book by E.B. White.


The play is being performed at the Orlando Shakes home in the Orlando Shakespeare Theater, tickets are available now.


Charlotte's Web Orlando Shakes

 


Island H2O Foam Party

Every Saturday & Sunday until November 27


Every Saturdays and Sundays in November, Island H2O Water Park will be cranking up the tunes and adding lots and lots of FOAM, think adding a full packet of laundry powder to your washer machine and then some!


From 12.00 pm until 5.00 pm, the kids will love dancing in an endless mountain of foam and bubbles while grooving to their favorite music. all included in admission!


Island H2O Foam Party Kissimmee

 

Orlando Japan Festival

Sunday November 6


The Annual Orlando Japan Festival will be held this year on November 6, 2022 at Kissimmee Lakefront Park from 11 am until 5 pm.


Each year in the beginning of November, the popular Orlando Japan Festival takes place in Kissimmee, where visitors to the festival can experience authentic Japanese music, dance and other entertainment.


And, of course, there will be a delicious variety of Japanese foods and drinks as well.


Experience A Real Taste Of Japan At The Orlando Japan Festival

 

Fantasmic! At Disney's Hollywood Studios

Everyday and any day!


We've included Fantasmic! as the much loved show is back at Disney's Hollywood Studios after 2 years, and whether you've seen it 50 times, or a few times, or never before, this spectacular nighttime spectacular is a must see!


A brand new scene has been added to the show too, a Disney Heroes scene featuring new characters introduced to Fantasmic including Mulan, Anna & Ailsa, Moana and Aladdin.


If you are planning to see Fantasmic, remember you need to make a park reservation to visit any of the Disney parks,


Fantasmic at Hollywood Studios

 


Guy Harvey Weekend

Saturday November 5 & Sunday November 6


Guy Harvey is a unique blend of artist, scientist, diver, angler, conservationist, and explorer.


Join him for meet-and-greets, autographs, and photo opportunities at SeaWorld Orlando, November 5 & 6, 2022, within the Guy Harvey store located in the Waterfront and Fins Gift Shop near Sharks Underwater Grill.


Park admission is required to enter park. For more details check out our story here.


Guy Harvey Weekend SeaWorld Orlando

 


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