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.
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
|Friday May 25|
6 - 10 pm
|Movieola - Zootopia In a city of anthropomorphic animals, a rookie bunny cop and a cynical con artist fox must work together to uncover a conspiracy. The Central Florida Zoo joins us before the movie to visit with some real zoo animals! For more information, please visit cityoforlando.net/parks/movieola/||East Lawn|
|Sunday June 2|
7:30 am - 1 pm
|16th 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 nathanielshope.org||Entire Park|
|Saturday June 16|
10 am - 4 pm
|Solutionary Peace Walk & Festival Orlando’s Solutionary Peace Walk & Festival is back for another great day of celebrating peace, health, and compassion! Mark your calendar for June 16 to come by the beautiful Lake Eola Park in Orlando to meet amazing eco-friendly and compassionate vendors, learn from knowledgeable and renowned speakers, listen to live music all day, engage in peace trivia, and join other peaceful people in a walk around Lake Eola Park. For more information, please visit solutionaryfestival.org||Northeast Lawn|
|Friday June 29|
6 - 10 pm
|Movieola - Jumanji: Welcome to the Jungle 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|
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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