10 free things to do in the Orlando area this weekend (Oct. 17-19)



28 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/15 – 10/21)
  • 28 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/15 – 10/21)

28 fun things to do in Orlando this week (10/15 – 10/21)

Has the chaos of the 9 to 5 work week left you in drive-through windows with an empty wallet and a taste for adventure? Well, check your wallet into rehab and enjoy these free events out and about Orlando this weekend:

Oktoberfest with Falling Leaves

Watch leaves fall in a kaleidoscope of colors as the Johnnie Morgan Band whisks you away into an autumnal affair.

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17

Where: Celebration Town Center, 610 Sycamore St., Celebration

Biketoberfest 2014

If the beards and leather at Pride weren't enough for you, join this biker gang.

When: Friday, Oct. 17 - Sunday, Oct. 19

Where: Daytona International Speedway, 1801 W. International Speedway Blvd., Daytona

Halloween in the Twilight Zone Art Opening

Enjoy this ghoulish gallery of Halloween-inspired creepy canvases.

When: 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 17

Where: Dandelion Communitea Cafe, 618 N. Thornton Ave.

Winter Springs Festival of the Arts: Artoberfest 

Enjoy the (hopefully) crisp air as you stroll the streets and fall in love with art.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Winter Springs Town Center, 158 Tuskawilla Road, Winter Springs

5th Annual Asian Cultural Expo 

Our fortune cookie says that you'll LOVE this event.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Bill Frederick Park, 3401 S. Hiawassee Road

Lake Maitland Watershed Cleanup

Ready to get down and dirty for a good cause? Head on out and clean up our ecosystem!

When: 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Kraft Azalea Gardens, Alabama Drive and Palmer Avenue

Florida Dachshund Rescue's 3rd Annual Wienerfest

You can leave the ketchup and mustard at home but there are bound to be tons of wieners at this festival.

When: 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Orlando Festival Park, East Robinson Street and North Primrose Drive

Boktoberfest Plant Sale

Celebrate horticulture and hoppy beers at this fauna fest.

When: 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Bok Tower Gardens, 1151 Tower Blvd

Latin Food and Wine Festival

Let the sangria send you sailing on a latin adventure for the tastebuds.

When: 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18

Where: Cranes Roost Park, 274 Cranes Roost Blvd.

Downtown Orlando Oktoberfest

Bust out your lederhosen on Livingston!

When: 6 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 19

Where: Trinity Lutheran Church, 123 E. Livingston Ave.