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Lake Eola Park

 

Location:

512 East Washington Street
Orlando, FL 32801

Contact:

Phone: 407.246.4484
Event Rentals: 407.246.2378
Park Hours: 6 a.m. – 12 a.m.

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Lake Eola Park is located in the heart of Downtown Orlando. The sidewalk that circles the lake is .9 miles in length, making it easy for visitors to keep track of their walking or running distances. Other activities available to park visitors include renting swan-shaped paddle boats, feeding the live swans and other birds inhabiting the park, seeing a concert or a play in the Walt Disney Amphitheater, grabbing a bite to eat at Relax Grill on Lake Eola or relaxing amid beautiful flower beds and a spectacular view of Orlando’s skyline.

Click here to learn more about Lake Eola’s history 


Swan Boat Rides

Ride on a swan-shaped paddle boat across Lake Eola! Each boat holds up to 5 people.
Rental fee: $15 for 30 minutes
Hours of operation (Operating hours may be impacted by weather, events or other conditions):

Sunday – Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m. (Effective 12/1/18 10 a.m. – 9 p.m.  )

Rentals are accepted up to 30 minutes prior to closing time.  Look for the boat rental dock by the Relax Grill. No reservations needed. Children of all ages are welcome. A wheelchair accessible boat is available.

 


Park Rentals

Lake Eola is a popular destination for festivals, concerts, fundraising walks and even weddings. There are various locations around the park available for rent. For information on park rentals please call 407.246.2378.

Click here to view a map of available locations


Eola House

1499459_774215762592116_824151579_nThe newest addition to Lake Eola Park, the Eola House is a historic setting for meetings, baby showers, small weddings or other events. Limited public access. 

Click here for information on rentals, or call 407.246.2378


Lake Eola Events

Date & Time

Event

Location

Every Sunday
10 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Eola Sunday Market
The Eola Sunday Market has gained a reputation of being one of the best in Central Florida. The market features fruits and vegetables, home-made breads, an assortment of local cuisines, beer, wine and a variety of artwork and entertainment. For more information, please visit orlandofarmersmarket.com
Southeast Corner
Saturday January 19
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
Martin Luther King Day Parade The Annual Martin Luther King, Jr. Parade is held every January in Downtown Orlando, FL in celebration of Dr. King's Legacy of Peace with Justice for Our World! For more information, please contact swojuniorchamber@gmail.comNorthwest Lawn
Saturday January 19
12:30 - 3 p.m.
Women's March - Truth to Power First We Marched. Then we Acted and now we Speak Truth to Power.
Please join us for the two year anniversary of the largest political civic movement by women, in recent U.S. history, as we continue to fight for the rights of women in Florida and around the world! Join us to recognize local leaders and celebrate the power we have to continue the wave into 2020! For more information, please visit facebook.com/wmwcentralflorida
Northeast Lawn
Saturday January 26
8 - 11 a.m.
The Faine House Run for Hope 5k The Run for Hope benefits The Faine House, where young men and women formerly in foster care are supported in five essential areas as they move toward independence: education, housing & transportation, employment, health & wellness and personal finance. For more information, please visit thefainehouse.org.International Plaza
Sunday January 27
2 - 7 p.m.
Whipping Childhood Cancer Golden Walk Whipping Childhood Cancer is dedicated to finding a cure for any childhood cancer with lower survival rates. By participating in our Golden Walk you will be creating awareness and give HOPE to the 46 Children and Families that will be diagnosed daily. The dollars raised will fuel critical research to try find a CURE as well as help families with transportation for trial protocols. We are "Ready to Whip Childhood Cancer out of the Globe"! For more information, please visit whippingchildhoodcancer.comAmphitheater

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Lake Eola Fountain

The original Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain was built in 1957 and refurbished in 2011. It is known as the “official” icon of the City of Orlando. At night the fountain comes alive with a choreographed show set to music. The colors of the water and the musical themes change with the season. Shows run nightly at approximately 8:00  and 9:30 p.m. lasting about 6 minutes. Show times will change in the Spring.


Vendor information

To be a vendor at the Sunday Farmer’s Market, or any other park event, please contact the event promoter directly. Following are the most frequently requested contacts:

Fiesta in the Park: fiestainthepark.com

July 4th Fireworks at the Fountain: 321.281.2185

Sunday’s Farmers Market: orlandofarmersmarket.com

Group Feeding Permit Information 

Leaper-Compact-NEW Lake Eola has a park-wide sound system which links the amphitheater with speakers surrounding the lake. This project is funded in part by Orange County Government through the Arts & Cultural Affairs Program. The Orlando Community & Youth Trust and the Downtown Development Board/Community Redevelopment Agency partnered with Orange County to provide funding. 

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