A Memorable March on I-Drive

Thursday, February 28, 2019
Looking for something fun to do during the month of March? Our calendar here on International Drive is stocked full of events that are sure to show you a good time! So, what are you waiting for? Here are the details for the most popular events going on: make plans to be a part of all the action on International Drive this month!
Take your taste buds on a trip!
Credit: seaworld.com
SeaWorld Orlando’s Seven Seas Festival is back again, but only until May 5th, so if you missed it last year – be sure you don’t miss it again! This event invites guests to sip and sample their way around a world of International street food traditions every weekend, and new this year, also on Friday evenings from 4:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Food and drink booths will offer delicious creations as well as local craft beer pairings that offer new and exciting flavors to compliment your delicious plate! But if that wasn’t enough, SeaWorld will also be hosting an array of popular artists, so if you’re looking to enjoy great foods, refreshing beverages, and world-class live entertainment – the Seven Seas Food Festival is definitely an event you’ll want to be in attendance for! Here is the line up of artists for March:
  • March 2 – Lifehouse
  • March 3 – Cole Swindell
  • March 9 – Lee Brice with LOCASH
  • March 10 – I Love the 90’s ft En Vogue, Coolio, Tone Loc, Rob Base, Young MC
  • March 16 – Bret Michaels
  • March 17 – Gente De Zona
  • March 23 - The Commodores
  • March 24 - 38 Special
  • March 30 - Lindsey Stirling
  • March 31 - Better Than Ezra with Tonic (5:00pm start time) 
Let’s get this party started!
What is easily one of the largest parades of the year on International Drive, Universal Orlando’s Mardi Gras offers nightly parades with outrageous street performers, colorful costumes, and too many beads to count! Enjoy finger lickin’ good Cajun food, while you enjoy the ambiance of the night in an event that no doubt provides unforgettable springtime fun for everyone involved! Each night you’ll enjoy authentic New Orleans bands, plus, on select nights, some of the biggest names in music will be performing. Check out the line-up for March here
Oh, and one last thing. The Mardi Gras festivities are included with your park admission or Annual Pass!
Home Improvement
Close the curtain on some of those long running home improvement projects or embark on a new project with the help of hundreds of vendors that specialize in solutions for everything from landscape, gardening, kitchens, bath, and even interior and exterior directions. Enjoy appearances from celebrity guests like Justin and Ashlee of A+E’s Zombie House Flipping, and Kevin O’Connor of PCS’ This Old House, as well as various fun activities for your little ones to enjoy! The home improvement possibilities are endless at the Orlando Home and Garden Spring Show, so come out to the Orange County Convention Center from March 1st to March 3rd and indulge in a weekend dedicated to solving all of your projects in one place!
Orlando Boat Show
If you’ve been thinking about getting out on the water, whether you’re new to boating or an experienced sailor; attending the Orlando Boat Show from March 8th to March 10th should be on your agenda! Noted for being one of the best Orlando Boat Shows ever, over 60 great booth vendors will be in attendance to help get you everything you need to get out on the water in the beautiful Florida weather! Kids under 12 are free, and with various fun activities for them to enjoy like catching live Trout and a virtual saltwater fishing simulator; there is no reason not to round up the whole family and head to the Orange County Convention Center to be part of this special event! Come network with 15 of Central Florida’s Best Boat Dealers representing over 60 manufacturers during a weekend all about boating!
Day and Night
Beyond these events, there are a ton of other exciting events going down on I-Drive this month! Orlando Improv will be hosting various hilarious stand-up comedians this month, like Ken Plus 10, Arsenio Hall, Shular King, Higgy and many others! So, if you’re looking for a night out that is full of food, drinks, and laughter, check out their line-up and reserve a table today!
Or, if you’re looking for live performances for your night out, Hard Rock Live has got you covered this month! Starting the month off with a bang, Ron White will be taking the stage; then throughout the month enjoy performances from The Sound of Animal Fighting, Carna Bis Com Harmonia Do Samba & Convidados, Buddy Guy, and of course various Velvet Sessions and Classic Albums performances featuring music from your favorite classic iconic artists like Taylor Dayne and  Led Zeppelin
March is upon us, and with a calendar full of good times and once in a life time experiences, were sure it will be a great month for anyone who finds themselves on International Drive! Check out all the events going down on I-Drive this month and prepare yourself for a memorable March 2019!