Lake Eola Park

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512 East Washington Street
Orlando, FL 32801


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

Fountain | Boat Rentals | Park Rentals| Eola House | Vendor Info | History

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.

Lake Eola Events

Date & Time



Every Sunday
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
Southeast Corner
Thursday May 26
7 - 9 pm
Howard Middle School Band Spring Concert
Free concert by the Howard Middle School Band.
Friday May 27
6 - 10 pm
Movieola - Goosebumps
Join us for this free family event. Festivities begin at 6 pm and the movie begins at 8:15 p.m. Bring the lawn chairs and blankets for a relaxing evening with the family. For more information, please visit
East Lawn
Saturday May 28
7:30 - 9 pm
Cinderella by the Russian Ballet of Orlando
The Russian Academy of Ballet presents a gift to the Orlando Community with a free performance of the “Cinderella”. The classic fairy tale comes to life in this dazzling ballet. Cinderella's Fairy Godmother and the Fairies of the Four Seasons help her overcome her mean-spirited step sisters and find her Prince. Grand sets and costumes add beauty to this family favorite production. For more information, please visit
Saturday June 4
7:30 am - 1 pm
14th Annual Nathaniel's Hope Make 'm Smile
Join us for the BIGGEST PARTY celebrating kids with special needs in the United States! Make ‘m Smile is an annual community festival the first Saturday of every June dedicated to lovin’ on VIP Kids (kids with all types of special needs/disabilities) and their families. We invite people from the community to stroll around the park while enjoying entertainment, food, and family activities. For more information, please visit
Entire Park
Friday June 17
5 - 9 pm
Powerhouse Church Worship NightPowerhouse Church invites the public to sing praises and worship together. For more information, please visit powerhouseflorida.comAmphitheater
Friday June 24
6 - 10 pm
Movieola - Cinderella (Live Version 2015)Join us for this free family event. Festivities begin at 6 pm and the movie begins at 8:15 pm. Bring the lawn chairs and blankets for a relaxing evening with the family. For more information, please visit Lawn

10421262_989261377754219_7969883020431835876_nLake 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 8:30  and 9:30 p.m. lasting about 6 minutes. Show times will change in the Autumn.

GRSBR-56Boat Rentals

A ride on a paddle boat is a great way to explore Lake Eola. Lake Eola Park has swan-shaped paddle boats available for rent for $15.00 per half hour. Each boat holds 5 people (children of all ages are welcome). Hours of operation are 10 a.m. – 7 p.m. Sunday through Tuesday; and 10 a.m. – 10p .m. Wednesday through Saturday (weather permitting).   Rentals are accepted up to 30 minutes prior to closing time.  Look for the boat rental dock by the Relax Grill. No reservations needed!


1012198_674331472580546_1671980171_nPark 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 as shown here.  For information on park rentals please call 407.246.2378.

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. Click here for information on rentals, or call 407.246.2378. Limited public access. 

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:

July 4th Fireworks at the Fountain: (321) 281-2185

Sunday’s Farmers Market:

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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