Things to Do in Orlando Florida for Free

A vacation to Orlando, Florida often seems like a dream come true, until you add up all the costs. Between the hotel stay, eating out at restaurants, viewing the fun attractions and enjoying the many amusement parks you can easily expect to spend thousands of dollars for only a week long vacation. But you don't have to. There are many things to do that are a lot of fun, you just have to look a little deeper to find them. Instead of wasting your hard earned money taking the typical amusement park vacation, take the time to enjoy your family, education and nature by finding things to do in Orlando, Florida for free.
Old Town

On Wednesday, Friday and Saturday evenings you can enjoy free concerts and car shows at Old Town. They offer two different car shows each weekend, one featuring antique cars and the other focusing more on classic cars and muscle cars. Plus free parking and free admission is available into Old Town every day. You can even see the "King of Rock n Roll" on Wednesday evenings, free every week throughout the year.

Old Town
5770 W. Irlo Bronson Memorial Hwy.
Kissimmee, Florida 34746
(407) 396-4888

Orlando Brewing Company

Take a tour through a working organic beer brewery and learn how organic beer is made. There are only a handful of organic breweries in the United States and the Orlando Brewing Company is the only one in Florida. In addition to the free tour through the brewery, you can enjoy live entertainment and free wi-fi service while visiting the Orlando Brewing Company.

Orlando Brewing Company
1301 Atlanta Avenue
Orlando, Florida 32806
(407) 872-1117
orlandobrewing.com

Harry P. Leu Gardens

Every Monday you can take a walk through beautiful gardens, elegantly designed around a beautiful farmhouse, built well over one hundred years ago for free. However, you must visit on a Monday to get the free admission. Enjoy a garden built just for butterflies and watch as the gorgeous butterflies suck the sweet nectar from their favorite flowers. While visiting the Harry P. Leu Gardens, check out the art exhibits featuring many of the flowers and plants growing around the grounds.

Harry P. Leu Gardens
1920 N. Forest Ave.
Orlando, FL 32803-1537
(407) 246-2620
leugardens.org

V. L. Hamlin is a freelance writer residing in upstate New York. She graduated from the State University of New York at Delhi in 2000 with a liberal arts degree and concentrated studies in literature and psychology. She has been writing online since 2006 and is currently a freelance writer for Associated Content and Demand Media.