Summer Activities for Families

With the kids out of school for the summer, this season is the perfect time to make memories together as a family. Luckily, our community offers lots of activities for families to enjoy! A thrilling day at the theme park, a visit to the art museum, a night out at a family-friendly concert or local sports game are just some of the many fun things to do together. Whether your kids are big or little, our community has something for families of all kinds.

  1. Photo By: Orlando Farmers Market

    Orlando Farmers Market


    Every Sunday, Lake Eola is energized with live music, vendors from different local stores, and delicious food for everyone to enjoy.

  2. Photo By: Oakland Nature Preserve

    Oakland Nature Preserve


    A true hidden gem, the 128-acre Oakland Nature Preserve offers six short Central Florida hiking trails and a scenic boardwalk to Lake Apopka.

  3. Photo By: Big Tree Park

    Big Tree Park


    Likely between 350 and 400 years old, the oldest tree in Orlando is located here.

  4. Photo By: Sanford Art Walk

    Sanford Art Walk

     An art show that also includes live music and Food Trucks, the Sanford Art Walk takes place on the third Saturday of each month.

  5. Photo By: The Mennello Museum 

    The Mennello Museum of American Art


    The Mennello Museum offers galleries, craft stations, and mini-tours. Every second Sunday of the month you can expect FREE admission. 

  6. Photo By: Brenda Torres

    Lil Chefs Academy


    Our enrichment curriculum includes visiting a different country every week and calls for at least two different national dishes.

  7. Photo By: Cranes Roost Park

    Cranes Roost Park

    Great place to go fishing with the family. Cranes Roost Park is encircled by a mile-long walkway.

  8. Photo By: Melody Larson

    Kelly's Homemade Ice Cream


    Kelly’s sells a variety of sorbets and handmade ice creams with unique flavors changing seasonally.

  9. Photo By: Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre

    Silver Moon Drive-In Theatre


    Enjoy a movie under the stars in the comfort of your own car. Yes, this is still a thing! 

  10. Photo By: Sea Life Orlando Aquarium

    SEA LIFE Orlando Aquarium


    SEA LIFE Orlando offers underwater adventures with more than 5000 species from the three oceans of the world.