• icFlorida Weekend Events Forecast May 17-19, 2019

    By: Shelley Caran


    ORLANDO, Fla. - MegaCon

    May 16-19, 2019

    Orange County Convention Center


    MEGACON, the Southeast’s largest fan convention returns to the Orange County Convention Center daily until May 19, 2019 with once-in-a-lifetime opportunities with cast reunions from Back To The Future, Boy Meets World, The All New Mickey Mouse Club, and more. There’s also a Cosplay Red Carpet, Photo Shoot Sessions, all-new programming, and family activities you won’t want to miss!


    Gatorpalooza at Gatorland

    May 18, 10 am to 4:30 pm

    Gatorland Florida


    Gatorland is kicking off their 70th anniversary on May 18th with a Gatorpalooza event featuring live music, artisans, vendors, family fun, games, giveaways & more that is included with your admission to the park. Plus, guests visiting Gatorland on May 18 only will receive a 20 percent discount on Gatorland Annual passes and can take advantage of zip line specials going on throughout the day.


    Thunder on Cocoa Beach

    May 15-19, Times Vary

    Westgate Cocoa Beach Pier, 401 Meade Avenue, Cocoa Beach, FL 32931


    Watch world famous race teams race through the waters of the Atlantic Ocean at speeds close to 200 mph. Thunder On Cocoa Beach is the loudest, fastest boat race in Florida, and this year’s race features more world class race teams than even before. Bring the whole family out for five days and nights of race action including race parties, concerts, and chances to see the awesome race boats up close and to meet the teams that make it happen. 


    Mess Fest

    May 18-19, 11:30am - 3:30pm

    Orlando Science Center


    Mess Fest is back this year at the Orlando Science Center on May 18th and 19th from 11:30 am until 3:30pm, featuring not only well-loved favorites but also new activities including eight mess zones that are bigger and messier than ever. Plus, on May 19th only – meet The (Blue) Man Behind the Makeup, Eric de Lima Rubb, as he talks about the science, art, and MESS he experiences while performing in Blue Man Group at Universal CityWalk!

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