Featured Park Events

Cool things to do

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  • Saturday, April 8, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.– Barnett Park Skate Park Ribbon Cutting with Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 6 Commissioner Mike Scott. Stop in for an afternoon of fun, including free food, music, giveaways and more until 1 p.m.!

  • Saturday, April 15, 9:45 a.m.-4 p.m. – Fort Christmas Historical Park Bluegrass Festival. Bring chairs and snacks or purchase from food trucks (if available). No pets in event area and no alcohol in park. The entertainment line up will be:

    • 9:45 a.m. Welcome and National Anthem
    • 10 a.m. Rekindled Grass
    • 11 a.m. Sandy Back Porch
    • 12 p.m. Penny Creek Bluegrass Band
    • 1 p.m. Rekindled Grass
    • 2 p.m. Sandy Back Porch
    • 3 p.m. Penny Creek Bluegrass Band
    • 3:50 p.m. Closing remarks

  • Earth Week April 16-22 – Orange County Parks and Recreation’s free Eco-Scavenger Hunt at Tibet-Butler Preserve, available daily 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.; stop by the office for a list of items.

  • Wednesday, April 19, 10 a.m. and 1 p.m. – free Guided Hike at Tibet-Butler Preserve; appropriate footwear for walking/hiking is recommended.

Contact Us

Orange County Parks and Recreation
4801 W. Colonial Dr.
Orlando, FL 32808

To reach a specific park: click on the A–Z tab and select the park or facility you are interested in for the phone number.
Email: parks@ocfl.net
Phone: (407) 836-6200
Parks' Events InfoLine: (407) 836-6280
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