Winter Park Florida | April events 2017

33rd Annual All British Car Show

 

 

The 33rd Annual All British Car Show will be held at Mead Botanical Garden on April 1 from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free but there is a small fee to enter a British car in the show.

 

Date :

Saturday, April 1, 2017 from 8 am to 3 pm

 

Event location:

Mead Botanical Garden
1300 S. Denning Dr.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

 

Contact :

Phone contact: 407-599-3397
Website: http://www.meadgarden.org/
http://www.allbritishcarclub.com/

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14th Annual « Trees for Peace »

A tree planting project

The City of Winter Park and the Multifaith Education Project are proud to announce the 14th annual Trees For Peace Interfaith Tree Planting Project. The ceremony will begin at 11:30 a.m. and the program will be led by Debbie Medina, director of the Multifaith Education Project. More than 50 students and faculty representing The Geneva School, Jewish Academy of Orlando, and Leaders Preparatory School, will join together to plant trees for peace.

Date :

Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at 11:30 am

Event location:

Phelps Park
1200 N. Phelps Ave.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

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Winter Park Sunday Running Group

 

 

The Winter Park Sunday Running Group has been a source of pleasant running experiences and friendships for hundreds of runners over 40 years. We encourage and welcome runners of all ages and speeds to join us on the course which offers exceptional scenery throughout Winter Park. The most popular distances range from five to ten miles, but the course easily accommodates shorter loops of three or four miles. It is our policy to ensure that people new to the group are warmly welcomed and that they do not get lost on the course.

 

Date:
Sundays, April 2, 9, 16, 23, 30, 2017 at  7 a.m – Weekly on the same day

 

Event location :
Park Avenue & Welbourne Avenue
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

 

Contact:
Email : jackgallagher534@gmail.com
Website: http://www.orlandorunnersclub.org/about-this-theme

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16th Annual Dinner on the Avenue

 

 

The City of Winter Park is proud to present the 16th Annual Dinner on the Avenue, a unique, fun-filled dining experience that has become the social event of the year. Gather a table of friends, family, co-workers or neighbors to dine under the stars on beautiful Park Avenue. Tables of eight (8) are available for just $125 each. Only the table, white linen tablecloth and chairs are provided – everything else is up to you. Get creative with table set-up and let your appetites decide whether you bring your own potluck dinner or hire a local caterer to satisfy your palate.

Creativity is encouraged and each group is challenged to develop its own unique look and individual décor. Awards will be presented to winners in various categories including most colorful, most elegant, most original, best TV/movie-themed and honorable mentions. The judging will begin at 7 p.m. sharp, and awards will be presented once the judges have decided on the winners.

Fee: $125.

 

Date :

Saturday, April 8, 2017 from 6 to 10 pm

 

Event location:

Park Avenue & Morse Boulevard
North Park Avenue & West Morse Boulevard
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

 

Contact :

Phone contact: 407-599-3334

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The Great Duck Derby

 

 

Join the fun and races at The Great Duck Derby” – Saturday, April 22, 2017, 10 am – 2 pm; gates open at 9:30 am. The Derby runs rain or shine! “The Great Duck Derby” is a family fun day at Mead Garden, featuring the famous little rubber duck races and tons of kid-friendly activities.                                

Activities include:
Duckoration station where kids get their race ducks ready, baby chick and bunny animal encounter, nature hikes and scavenger hunts, bounce houses, silly song sing-along with Mr. Harley, the Winter Park Fire Department’s big red engine, crafts and games, and more!  Free tree give away by the Winter Park Urban Forestry department.
Thanks to our fine flock of Duck Derby sponsors, it’s just $5 to adopt a race duck and all other activities are FREE!  Food, drinks and sweet treats, as well as Duck Derby t-shirts and whistles will be available for purchase. 

 

Date :

Saturday, April 22, 2017 from 10 am to 2 pm

 

Event location:

Mead Botanical Garden
1300 S. Denning Dr.
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States

 

Contact :

Phone contact: 407-599-3397
Website: http://www.meadgarden.org/

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Winter Park Florida | March events 2017

9th Annual Fiddler’s Green 5K     This fun run/walk is hosted by Fiddler’s Green Irish Pub. The race, which begins at 7:30 a.m., starts at Mead Garden and meanders though beautiful Winter Park, returning to finish at Mead Garden.  From there, the runners are invited back for a beer
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Winter Park Florida | February events 2017

Autumn Art Festival Meeting     The Winter Park Autumn Art Festival Committee works year-round to produce a world-class festival featuring Florida artists each fall. New members are welcome to join the committee and find ways to network, volunteer and connect with local businesses. Date : Wednesday, Feb 1, 2017
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Explore Winter Park Florida

Winter Park is located near one of America's most explored places yet its culture and beauty are often missed by busy travelers. Winter Park is nestled among the Winter Park chain of lakes. These lakes are popular for boating, fishing, kayaking, and water sports. Winter Park is a city of culture and heritage, renowned for several of its annual festivals. This year round destination is a treasure trove of history, culture, fine dining, shopping and natural beauty. Its attractions feature three fine art museums, a historical museum, the winter park scenic boat tour, the Park Avenue, Hannibal Time Square and Shopping Districts.

Winter Park features nine sites on the National Register of Historic Places including Knowles Memorial Chapel, Central Park, The Farmer's Market, and Hannibal Square. If you have never been to Winter Park or you are a returning visitor and would like to find out about places to stay, stores to shop at and things to do, visit our Business Directory.