Can you believe it’s the first weekend in May? We’re here to celebrate in Orlando this weekend with outdoor art festivals, pub crawls, and local Orlando events!
Get outside and stay outside with the Get Moovin’ Challenge, St. Johns River Festival of the Arts, and Orlando City Soccer game, and then hit the town with 2 different Orlando pub crawls!
It’s all here this weekend in our Orlando Weekend Guide!
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Get Moovin' Challenge: 30 Activities in 30 Days
Want to get moving this weekend and all month long? Benefiting the Milk District Main Street, the Get Moovin’ Virtual Fitness Challenge brings together the Orlando community with 4 fun different challenges. Anyone can participate in these challenges regardless of where they live in Orlando!
The 30 Activities in 30 Days allows you to run, walk, bike, or even yoga throughout the city and stay active. The 30 Day Thirsty Do-Gooder challenge asks you to drink 30 craft beers or do 30 good deeds. Or you can participate in the 30 miles in 30 days, or the Milk District 5k all over Orlando!
🗓 MAY 1 | 12AM–12PM
📍 The Milk District
St. Johns River Festival of the Arts
Head on up to Historic Downtown Sanford just north of Orlando this weekend for the 9th annual St. Johns River Festival of the Arts! Experience over 150 of the countries best fine artists and craftsman, as well as art demos, delicious food and drinks, and live music this weekend.
Bring the whole family and see live art in action, or create your own artistic masterpiece to take home! There will also be gourmet tastes at the ‘Culinary Arts Court’ and live acoustic performers. It’s all happening this weekend in the beautiful Historic Downtown Sanford!
🗓 MAY 1 | 10AM–5PM
📍 Historic Downtown Sanford
Orlando City Soccer Club vs. Football Club Cincinnati
Soccer is officially back and we could not be more excited here in Orlando! Grab your purple and gold and head to Exploria Stadium for the Orlando City Soccer Club vs. Football Club Cincinnati. Nothing brings the city together better than an Orlando City home game.
The game starts at 7:30pm, so there’s plenty of time to grab food or drinks in downtown Orlando, and then head on over to the stadium. Tickets start at just $18, so it’s the perfect Saturday night activity to bring your friends and family!
🗓 MAY 1 | 7:30PM–9:30PM
📍 Exploria Stadium
Movies Under the Stars: Karate Kid
Get your popcorn ready, a blanket, and some chairs to enjoy this family-friendly motion picture, Movies Under the Stars in Clermont. This event is FREE so you’ll be saving money without sacrificing the fun. The movie of the night is “Karate Kid”. Bring the entire family to enjoy a fun night out. Don’t forget the movie snacks!
🗓 APRIL 30 | 8PM–11PM
📍 Waterfront Park
Might as well be Cinco Pub Crawl
Cinco de Mayo might be on Wednesday, but we’re celebrating this weekend in Orlando at the Might as well be Cinco Pub Crawl! Grab your sombreros, mustaches, and hit the streets starting at Sideshow for this once a year pub crawl!
Participating bars include Jimmy Hulas, Basement, Attic, Chillers, Latitudes, Cahoots, Celines, and of course Wall St. Plaza. Tickets include 4 cocktails or tequila shots, specials on food and drinks, and free admission to the bars. It’s time to fiesta this weekend in Orlando!
🗓 MAY 1 | 8PM–2AM
📍 Sideshow, Orlando
More Things to Do in Orlando
There’s a new restaurant in the Mills 50 District of Orlando and it’s the perfect spot for sushi boxes, boba tea, macarons, and matcha ice cream. Japango Orlando not only offers delicious traditional rolls, but also plant based and vegan rolls as well!
Think you have what it takes? Try their Boss Box which includes 2 sushi rolls, 5 nigiris, sticky finger edamame, and your choice of seaweed salad or ceviche. Check them out this weekend!