Whether you’re enjoying a last-minute trip to I-Drive to
get in on some summer fun or are heading to Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood
for the ultimate break from the daily grind, we're sure
you'll find fun for everyone in your group this month!
Be sure to check out these exciting events
happening in the area this August and get in on the
The sun shines just a little brighter at Fun Spot America
this summer, with all-new foto-spots, tropical decor throughout the park, and
seasonal summer food and beverage options; if you’re looking to enjoy your
favorite attractions with a summer-inspired twist, their HUGE Summer Event is
the perfect family-friendly event
to kick and back have some good, clean FUN and it’s
going on all month long!
Summertime in Orlando isn’t complete without a trip to
during their Electric Ocean event
! If you’re looking to put a charge in your summer fun,
when the sun sets at SeaWorld this summer, the night fires up as guests are
immersed in exotic worlds of light and music! Experience your favorite SeaWorld
attractions in a whole new way during Electric Ocean! Join playful, glowing sea
creatures and world-class DJs for a family-friendly dance party beneath the
waves, then end the perfect summer night in Orlando with Ignite, a special
fireworks and fountains spectacular that brings the brilliance of the sea to
the sky above.
It’s a can’t-miss summer event in Orlando and is going on
through September 5th, 2022! Get all the details here
Nothing says summertime like an ice-cold beer!
SeaWorld Orlando’s Craft Beer Festival
also kicks off this month, on August 5th, and brings
guests the ultimate summer-sipping opportunity every Friday, Saturday and
Sunday! Featuring more than 100 craft brews, wines, seltzers, and cocktails, 20
food items that have been expertly paired to match them, and festive
entertainment to keep the party going all day long… Whether you’re a foodie,
beer-lover, or simply want to enjoy sipping on something cold under the summer
sun, you won’t want to miss SeaWorld Orlando’s Craft Beer Festival! Details here
Catch a Convention Show
The Orange County Convention Center
has a busy August ahead of them, so if you’re hoping to
catch a convention show during your time in Orlando you’re in luck!
Getting married? Congrats! Be sure to save the date for
August 7th and plan to head to the Florida Wedding Expo
, the #1 Best Wedding Expo as voted by the Orlando
This event will feature over 125 vendors, giveaways, food
and beverage sampling, a fashion show, and so much more. You’ll find everything
you need to plan your dream wedding and have a blast along the way.
Are you a boat enthusiast? Mark your calendar for the
Orlando Boat Show
happening from August 12th to the 14th! This is Central
Florida’s Premier Boat Show and features 19 dealers representing over 80
manufacturers showcasing over 400 boats, plus an educational seminar stage and
plenty of fun activities for your little ones too! Life is better with a boat.
Get the details about this popular Orlando show today!
A Family Affair! The Florida Kids & Family Expo
returns to Orlando this month as well! Head to the
Orange County Convention Center on August 20th and 21st to catch this
family-favorite event where you’ll be met with a full day of fun and discovery!
This event is fun for everyone, whether you’re a parent, grandparent,
caregiver, or a soon-to-be parent you won’t want to miss it! This event was
created by Central Florida moms in 2014 to bring all fun ideas, information,
and opportunities to families just like theirs! You can expect over 150
exhibitors, more than 10 Fun Zones featuring local entertainment and shows, a
Baby Zone for the little ones, samples, giveaways, freebies, discounts, and so
many fun activities to try out with your family. (Like really, too many to even
list!) Get all the details here
There’s always entertainment happening along
International Drive, and this month is no different!
From August 25th to the 27th, head to Universal Orlando
to catch their Music After Dark
event featuring Maroon 5!
All month long at SeaWorld Orlando get in on some
entertainment for the whole family with their Elmo Rock n Roll
show happening all month long! This event follows Elmo
and all of his favorite friends as they embark on a journey to create the
greatest rock concert ever!
Be sure to check out our event calendar for entertainment
happening at some of the area’s favorite venues like Orlando Improv
, Hard Rock Live
, Tin Roof Orlando
, and Ole Red Orlando
happening during your visit and see for yourself why
I-Drive is a top destination for the hottest live entertainment!
For the Foodies!
If you were hoping to indulge in Orlando’s amazing food
scene during your trip this August, look no further! There are lots of unique
dining experiences you’ll want to catch while you’re here this month.
For The Family
The Outta Control Dinner Magic Comedy Dinner Show
is Orlando’s longest-running dinner show, and is making
this summer a Summer of Magic with three nightly shows all summer long! This is
a one-of-a-kind entertainment experience with non-stop laughter, engaging
audience participation, and a delicious pizza dinner!
Experience the tradition that Hawaiians have enjoyed for
generations to celebrate important milestones and special occasions with an
evening of authentic Polynesian food and entertainment!
This festive Hawaiian Feast and Dinner show
a firsthand look at the Luau tradition while offering guests an all-you-can-eat
buffet complete with a pit-roasted pig, live music, and captivating live
entertainment by hula and fire dancers every Saturday night! Enjoy a true
island party during your trip to the City Beautiful this month!
Did someone say date night?
This is a local and visitor foodie-favorite annual event,
and it’s easy to see why! Celebrating its 17th year, this delicious event kicks
off on August 26th and offers guests the chance to enjoy three-course,
prix-fixe dinners at many of Orlando’s most popular restaurants, including
Michelin Guide honorees for just $40 per person plus tax and gratuity!
$1 from each meal served during this event will benefit
The Able Trust, which works to help expand employment opportunities for people
with disabilities, making this dining event a win-win! Stay tuned for a blog
featuring the many must-try dining spots right here on I-Drive who will be
participating this year!
Whatever brings you to I-Drive this month, make the trip
one to remember by attending one of these special limited-time events happening
in the area!
See a full list of events
happening in Orlando’s Most Dynamic Neighborhood this
month and start planning your best trip to I-Drive yet!