The options are endless for free things you can do in Orlando, you just need to know how to look for them. Let’s explore some free things you can do in “The City Beautiful”.
If you are visiting Orlando but don’t necessarily want to spend an arm and a leg at Disney World, there are plenty of places to visit to still have a magical Disney experience.
Disney Springs is a shopping, dining and entertainment district on Walt Disney World property. You can enjoy the Disney atmosphere & spend less money. Whether you catch a live performance or just stroll along to the music playing, Disney Springs is a fun place to stroll and window shop. Little local secret: catch the free ferries that are provided from Disney Springs. They will take you to all the Parks including the different Resort Hotels. It is an exciting experience especially if you haven’t seen the hotels in person.
Disney’s BoardWalk is a charming dining and entertainment venue. It will transport you to 20th-century Atlantic City where you stroll around a boardwalk with music and entertainment at every corner. There’s a small sandy beach with wooden swings overlooking the BoardWalk Bay.
Celebration Town Center as mentioned before in our “Outdoor Activities” Blog, Celebration was established by Walt Disney World Company. This can be clearly evident from the architecture to the cobblestone streets & overall features. The little town of Celebration is filled with Disney charm, shops & a whole lotta character.
Universal CityWalk is advertised as the epicenter of awesome. They have fantastic restaurants like Margaritaville, Chocolate Emporium, & much more. Local secret: If you go after 6:00pm they offer free parking.
Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards is Orlando’s largest premium winery that offers free self guided tours with tastings! Select from the finest of the bunch and take your time enjoying the aromas.
Experience heavenly baked goods, local flavors, fresh fruits and flowers in a peaceful setting at our local farmers markets! Whether you are looking for something to do on Sundays or Saturdays, there’s always somewhere to go!
Orlando Farmers Market-Sundays 10:00am-3:00pm
Winter Garden Farmers Market-Saturdays 8:00am-1:00pm