Halloween activities at Gaylord Palms include "ghoul school," Secret Garden escape room, and a trick-or-treat expedition. Photo courtesy of Gaylord Palms
Halloween activities at Gaylord Palms include "ghoul school," Secret Garden escape room, and a trick-or-treat expedition. Photo courtesy of Gaylord Palms

Best Things To Do in Orlando this Weekend with Kids: Zoo Boo Bash, Trunk or Treats, Spooky Skate

Looking for the best things to do in Orlando this weekend? Here are some family-friendly events and activities to add to your list this weekend.

It's one of the busiest weekends of the year in Orlando! Zoo Boo Bash kicks off at the Central Florida Zoo, RDV Ice Den is hosting its annual Spooky Skate event, and there are several trunk or treats. There are also fun non-Halloween events happening, including the Mount Dora Craft Fair, Diwali Festival of Lights, and the Central Florida Veg Fest. And MUCH more—read on for all the fun Orlando events this weekend!

Be sure to check out our lists of local Corn Mazes, Pumpkin Patches, Haunted Houses, and Best Neighborhoods for Trick-or-Treating!

Places featured in this article:


Faith Family Community Church

Cypress Grove Park

Children's Safety Village of Central Florida

Downtown Mount Dora

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts

Orlando Health Horizon West Hospital

The Lights on Jeater Bend

Brightline MiamiCentral

Walt Disney World - Magic Kingdom

Renninger's Florida Twin Markets

Central Parkway Baptist Church

College Park United Methodist Church

Trinity Christian Academy

First United Methodist Church of Oviedo
Little Leapers at Sky Zone Clermont
Sky Zone Clermont - 9:00 AM Pick
Arts & Crafts at Princesses and Princes
Princesses and Princes Indoor Playground - 10:30 AM Pick
Preschool Playdate at Broadway Gymnastics
Broadway Gymnastics - 10:00 AM Pick
Owloween Skeleton Extravaganza
Audubon Center for Birds of Prey - 10:00 AM Pick
Halloween Light Display on Jeater Bend
The Lights on Jeater Bend - 7:00 PM Pick
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