Hello March! The spring season is almost here, which means Orlando, Kissimmee and beyond are full of festive cheer. Foodies, this is a great time of year to explore the world of culinary delights at festivals, celebrations and more. Here are some of our favorite events coming up:
Florida Strawberry Festival – March 3 – 13
March 3 kicks off the Florida Strawberry Festival, an 11-day event that celebrates the strawberry harvest. Each year, over 500,000 visitors enjoy the festival’s headline entertainment, youth livestock shows, rides, exhibits of commerce and, of course, its strawberry shortcake. Absolutely delicious!
March for Meals – Saturday, March 12
The 2022 March for Meals St. Patrick’s 5K Run/Walk is almost here! Wear your green colors to participate in the team challenge and compete for awards like the most spirited and the largest team. March for Meals is a campaign to create awareness of senior hunger and to raise money for the Meals on wheels program in Osceola County.
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Universal Mardi Gras – Through April 24
Who says you can only go to New Orleans to experience the excitement of Mardi Gras? Universal’s Mardi Gras is back and better than ever! This year is filled with incredible performers, delicious foods from New Orleans and of course, festive parades!
SeaWorld Seven Seas Festival – Thursdays – Sundays Until May 8
Are you ready to embark on an epic taste adventure? From foodies to families, everyone will love to sample more than 200 culinary offerings at the Seaworld Seven Seas Festival. Take your time and enjoy fresh global cuisine and a wide selection of wines and cocktails. Did we mention the amazing soundtracks featuring a taste of rock, country, Latin, and 90s throwbacks?
Raglan Road Mighty St. Patrick’s Festival – March 11 – 17
Head over to Disney Springs between March 11-17 and watch award-winning imported Irish Bands and the Raglan Road Irish Dancers who will celebrate the mother of all Irish holidays. We recommend reserving your spot in advance.
We hope you have the opportunity to experience the spring season in Orlando. Visit us at Regal Oaks Resort and enjoy your home away from home.