512 East Washington Street
Orlando, FL 32801
Event Rentals: 407.246.2378
Park Hours: 6 a.m. – 12 a.m.
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 orlandofarmersmarket.com
|Friday August 25|
6 - 10 pm
|Movieola - Rogue One: A Star Wars Story In a time of conflict, a group of unlikely heroes band together on a mission to steal the plans to the Death Star, the Empire’s ultimate weapon of destruction. This key event in the Star Wars timeline brings together ordinary people who choose to do extraordinary things, and in doing so, become part of something greater than themselves. What better way to wrap up the summer than a Star Wars costume contest! For more information, please visit cityoforlando.net/parks/movieola/||East Lawn|
|Saturday September 9|
6 - 9 pm
|Trans Life Gift of Gospel,|
Gift of Life Concert Join us on September 9th to enjoy some of the finest Gospel music that Central Florida has to offer! Gift of Gospel, Gift of Life is a free community concert to increase awareness of organ, eye and tissue donation in the Central Florida area. Register as an organ donor, a simple “yes” saves lives. For more information, please visit translife.org
8 - 11 am
|Gynecologic Cancer Community Awareness event September is Gynecologic Cancer Awareness Month. Help us raise awareness and raise hope for all those affected by gynecologic cancers. Music, food, risk screening, yoga, arts and crafts and a survivor’s walk. For more information, please call 321.841.6947.||Northeast Lawn|
12 - 8 pm
|Brazilian Day Orlando Celebrate Brazilian Independence Day! Families, friends and neighbors of Brazilians from the Central Florida region come together to celebrate Brazilian culture. For more information, please visit facebook.com/braziliandayorlando.||Amphitheater|
11 am - 2 pm
|Trans Verse Myelitis Walk-Run-N-Roll An opportunity for the TM community to come together to share stories, experiences, and form lasting relationships all while increasing awareness of these rare neuro-immune disorders. Funds raised will support much needed educational programs and research. For more information, please visit myelitis.org.||Washington Plaza|
|Sunday September 24|
3 - 4 pm
|Remembering Karbala The 3rd Annual Remembering Karbala Walk for Justice is an event of remembrance, inspiration, and dedication to Imam Hussain; grandson of the Holy Prophet Muhammad. He stood up against the tyrannical and unjust ruler of his time despite severe hardships. The event will feature speeches, poetry, and a walk around Lake Eola highlighting the movement of the Imam and bring awareness to the injustices happening in the world today. For more information, please visit iwalkforjustice.org.||Amphitheater|
Lake Eola FountainThe 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.
Swan Boat 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!
Park RentalsLake 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.
The 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.
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
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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