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.
Swan Boat Rides
Ride on a swan-shaped paddle boat across Lake Eola. Each boat holds 5 people.
Rental fee: $15 per 30 minutes
Hours of operation (weather permitting):
Sunday – Tuesday, 10 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Wednesday – Saturday, 10 a.m. – 10 p.m.
For up to date information on swan boat closings follow us on twitter.com/lakeeolapark
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 RentalsLake 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.
The 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
|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
|Saturday July 14|
6 - 10 pm
|Free Summer Movie Night Series with Isle of Dogs Amazon’s Treasure Truck invites you to attend the free Summer Movie Series with Fox Searchlight’s Isle of Dogs on July 14th. Movie fans will enjoy an evening of free entertainment under the stars, complete with the film screening, popcorn, giveaways, and activities for all ages; available on a first-come, first-served basis. Gates open at 6 p.m. for activities. The movie is scheduled to begin at 8 p.m., light permitting. For more information, please visit amazon.com/TreasureTruckMovieSeries||Northeast Lawn|
|Friday July 27|
6 - 10 pm
|Peter Rabbit Feature adaptation of Beatrix Potter's classic tale of a rebellious rabbit trying to sneak into a farmer's vegetable garden. The Orange County Library will be here for crafts and games before the movie. For more information, please visit cityoforlando.net/parks/movieola/||East Lawn|
|Friday August 17|
6 - 10 pm
|Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle (rescheduled from June 29th Four teenagers are sucked into a magical video game, and the only way they can escape is to work together to finish the game. Show up early to visit the Game Truck and try your hand at some of the hottest video games! For more information, please visit cityoforlando.net/parks/movieola/||East Lawn|
|Friday August 31|
6 - 10 pm
|E.T. The Extra Terrestrial It’s throwback night for this 80’s classic! After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott. Bringing the extraterrestrial into his suburban California house, Elliott introduces E.T., as the alien is dubbed, to his brother and his little sister, and the children decide to keep its existence a secret. For more information, please visit cityoforlando.net/parks/movieola/||East Lawn|
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.
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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