Things to do in Orlando

November Events 2012

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November can be one of the most pleasant times of the year in Orlando.

The temperature in November is a bit cooler and many pre-holiday events will be starting up this month.

This is a great time to take advantage of outdoor activities before the heavy tourist season of December.

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Orlando Events calendar for Nov. 1st through Nov. 4, 2012.
Please note that dates are subject to change without notice.

  • Through November 12, 2012
    Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
    Disney's premier fall event held at Epcot. Savor the flavors, sights and sounds from around the world. The daily "Eat to the Beat" concert series includes favorite performers from the 60's & 70's.
    Included with general admission.

     

  • November 01, 2012
    1st Thursday's
    Themed happy hour on the first Thursday of each month at the Orlando Museum of Art from 6pm - 9pm.
    For more info: 407-896-4231 x 260.
    Admission charge

     

  • November 01, 2012
    Popcorn Flicks in the Park
    Each month the Enzian Theater features free movies at Central Park. Verify movie title and times on-line
    Free admission.

     

  • November 01 - 04, 2012
    PlayFest
    A 4-day celebration of new play readings, workshops, panel discussions and keynote addresses from nationally recognized playwrights performed by the Orlando Shakespeare Theater.
    Admission charge

     

  • November 02, 2012
    Movie in the Park
    Friday Family Fun Nights - Lake Concord Park located behind City Hall at 95 Triplet Lake Drive for free family friendly movies are usually held on the first Friday of each month. Food vendors are on site for snacking.
    More info: 407-262-7700
    Free Admission

     

  • November 02, 2012
    Date Night at Leu Gardens
    Bring a picnic basket and a blanket to enjoy a movie under the stars at beautiful Leu Gardens.
    More info: 407-246-2620
    Admission charge

     

  • November 02 - 04, 2012
    Orlando Greek Fest
    A favorite family fall festival held each year at the Holy Trinity Greek Orthodox church in Maitland. Kids activities, authentic Greek food and entertainment.
    Admission Charge

     

  • November 03, 2012
    Food Truck Bazaar
    First Saturday of the month from 5:00 - 9:00pm in Downtown Sanford it is advertised that there will be 20 food trucks on hand. February through December.
    Free admission.

     

  • November 03, 2012
    Fall Fiesta in the Park
    This event, held at Lake Eola Park in downtown Orlando, features more than 600 juried artisans in all media, including ceramics, glassware, jewelry, photography, wood and clothing to name a few. In addition to a fabulous lineup of art and live entertainment, the fiesta offers an array of tasty fare.
    Free admission

     

  • November 03, 2012
    Alfa Romeo Car Show
    The areas largest Alfa Romeo Car Show returns to Celebration Town Center.
    Free Admission

     

  • November 03 - 04, 2012
    Annual Plant & Garden Fair
    This Mount Dora event features orchid growers and includes native plants, butterfly-attracting perennials, herbs, roses, camellias, begonias with a complete selection of rare and unusual tropical plants.
    Free admission

     

  • November 03, 2012
    Touch-a-Truck
    A community event providing families the opportunity to learn about and explore trucks, construction vehicles and public safety equipment.
    Admission charge

     

  • November 03 - 04, 2012
    Annual Lake Mary-Heathrow Festival of the Arts
    Popular outdoor event features live entertainment, fine food and outstanding art exhibits. It is designed to inspire an appreciation for quality art forms as well as to award scholarships to local students desiring higher education. The festival is situated in Colonial Town Park.
    Free admission

     

Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun
Jul - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec

Orlando Events calendar for Nov. 5th through Nov. 11, 2012.
Please note that dates are subject to change without notice.

  • November 05, 2012
    Storytelling at Leu Gardens
    Stories at 3 times for different aged children on the first Monday of the month at beautiful Leu Gardens. The Orange County Library System sponsors this indoor event.
    Free admission
  • November 08, 2012
    Alive After Five
    The second Thursday of each month, enjoy themed entertainment and activities. January - November
    Admission charge
  • November 08, 2012
    Casselberry Food & Wine
    Hosted by the Casselberry Chamber of Commerce, this annual foor and wine festival begins at 5 - 8pm around Lake Concord Park. Enjoy food, wine and live entertainment at this grand evening of tasting and celebrating some or the Orlando areas best restaurants.
    Admission charge
  • November 09, 2012
    Music in the Galleries
    In addition to free admission to the Morse Museum of American Art every Friday evening from 4 - 8pm from the beginning of November till the end of April, each month the museum will also feature live music in the galleries.
    Free admission.
  • November 09 - 11, 2012
    Festival of the Masters
    Meander along at Downtown Disney as you enjoy the creations of artisans displaying original artwork. Lots of extra activities are scheduled throughout the weekend. Award winning national and local fine artists showcase their diverse creations at Downtown Disney West Side.
    Free admission
  • November 09 - 11, 2012
    Lakeridge Open House
    Hot mulled wine and gift shop specials. Enjoy live music on the outdoor stage throughout the weekend.
    Free admission
  • November 10, 2012
    Cranes Roost Sunset Cinema
    Bring your blankets and chairs and enjoy a family friendly movie on the lawn in front of the tower at Uptown Altamonte. Bring the entire family for a fun, free evening together under the stars. Food and beverages will be available for purchase. Sorry, no pets are allowed in the Plaza area.
    Free admission.
  • November 10, 2012
    Pioneer Day
    Take a walk back in time under the shade of hundred year old oak trees. Find out more on the City of Kissimmee and Osceola County.
    Admission charge
  • November 10, 2012
    St. Luke's Concert Series
    A gift to the community from St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Oviedo. For over 19 years, St Luke's congregation has hosted concerts by some of the finest musical ensembles in Central Florida. Concert by the UCF Symphony Orchestra begins at 7:00pm. Open dfress rehearsal on Friday November 9th at 6:00pm.
    Free admission
  • November 10 - 11, 2012
    Annual Winter Park Concours d’Elegance
    More than 200 exotic and rare automobiles representing numerous international marques are on display on elegant Park Avenue. Guests won’t want to miss the Tour d’Elegance, an exotic car parade. Automobiles will compete for class awards and 10 major awards including “Best in Show.”
    More info: 352-383-1181
    Free admission
  • November 10 - 18, 2012
    Festival of Trees
    For nine magical days, the Orlando Museum of Art is transformed into a glittering holiday wonderland where trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses ignite holiday spirit. The Winter Bark Village also allows dogs to enjoy a special pet-friendly village. Preview decorated trees, listen to holiday music and creative gifts while enjoying special daily & evening programs.
    For more info: 407-896-4231 x 254
    Admission charge
Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun
Jul - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec

Orlando Events calendar for Nov. 12th through Nov. 18, 2012.
Please note that dates are subject to change without notice.

  • Through November 12, 2012
    Epcot International Food & Wine Festival
    Disney's premier fall event held at Epcot. Savor the flavors, sights and sounds from around the world. The daily "Eat to the Beat" concert series includes favorite performers from the 60's & 70's.
    Included with general admission.
  • Through November 18, 2012
    Festival of Trees
    For nine magical days, the Orlando Museum of Art is transformed into a glittering holiday wonderland where trees, wreaths and gingerbread houses ignite holiday spirit. The Winter Bark Village also allows dogs to enjoy a special pet-friendly village. Preview decorated trees, listen to holiday music and creative gifts while enjoying special daily & evening programs.
    For more info: 407-896-4231 x 254
    Admission charge
  • November 16, 2012
    Yappy Hour
    On the third Friday of the month. Corner of 4th & Donnelly, The wine Den and Piglets Pantry. Bring your dog, 10% of proceeds from both stores go to the Humane society of Lake county.
    Free admission
  • November 16 - 18, 2012
    Extravaganza at Renninger's
    Three times a year during the 3rd weekends of November, January and February, thousands of antiques will be on display at Renninger's Florida Twin Markets in Mount Dora. Purchase a daily or 3 day pass.
    Admission charge
Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun
Jul - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec

Orlando Events calendar for Nov. 19th through Nov. 30, 2012.
Please note that dates are subject to change without notice.

  • November 23, 2012
    Music in the Galleries
    In addition to free admission to the Morse Museum of American Art every Friday evening from 4 - 8pm from the beginning of November till the end of April, each month the museum will also feature live music in the galleries.
    Free admission.
  • November 25, 2012
    Music at the Casa
    At the beautiful Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum in Winter Park, enjoy an open house with live music on Sundays from 12 - 3pm.
    Free admission.
  • November 30, 2012
    Music in the Galleries
    In addition to free admission to the Morse Museum of American Art every Friday evening from 4 - 8pm from the beginning of November till the end of April, each month the museum will also feature live music in the galleries.
    Free admission.
  • November 30, 2012
    Popcorn Flicks in the Park
    Each month the Enzian Theater features free movies at Central Park. Verify movie title and times on-line.
    Free admission.
  • November 30 - December 1, 2012
    St. Luke's Concert Series
    A gift to the community from St. Luke's Lutheran Church in Oviedo. For over 19 years, St Luke's congregation has hosted concerts by some of the finest musical ensembles in Central Florida. Holiday Concert, Brass Band of Central Florida. Friday Nov 30 at 7pm, Saturday, Dec. 1 at 2pm and 7pm.
    Free admission
    Jan - Feb - Mar - Apr - May - Jun
    Jul - Aug - Sep - Oct - Nov - Dec