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Taborfield Park Grand Opening
  • Wednesday, February 28: Mayor Jerry L. Demings and District 1 Commissioner Nicole Wilson host the Taborfield Park Grand Opening, 3:30 p.m. at Taborfield Park, with parking along the Castleview Elementary driveway at the edge of the park. This is a FREE event, open to the public.
  • 12th annual Mayor’s Jazz in the Park
  • Saturday, March 2: Mayor’s Jazz in the Park, 12-6 p.m. at Cypress Grove Park, 290 Holden Ave., Orlando. This is a FREE event (no tickets or reservations required) emceed by jazz personality Yvonne Loggins Coleman, with support provided by WUCF 89.9 FM. Guests should bring lawn chairs and picnics, or purchase from food trucks.
    • The line up of talented performers:
      • Jones High School Alumni Band
      • Safia Valines
      • The Yo Cats (brought to you by Best In Brass)
      • Naomi Joy Music
      • Dave Capp Project
      • Micah Silverstein
      • Dimas Sanchez and the Afro Latin Jazz Project
      • Soul Violinist Omari Dillard

    • Community and 501c3 non-profit organizations that would like to staff a free table at this event to provide information to the community can email parks@ocfl.net to request the Service Organization Participation Form.

    FREE Movie in the Park: Elemental
    • Friday, March 15: Dr. P. Phillips Community Park, 20425 Mansfield Street, Orlando. This fun animated movie (rated PG, 101 mins.) starts at 8 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and snacks, or purchase from food trucks (if available). No alcohol allowed in the park; no pets allowed in the viewing area.
    • Saturday, March 16: Bear Creek Recreation Complex, 20425 Mansfield Street, Orlando. This fun animated movie (rated PG, 101 mins.) starts at 8 p.m. Bring lawn chairs and snacks, or purchase from food trucks (if available). No alcohol allowed in the park; no pets allowed in the viewing area.

    FREE Movie in the Park: Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles – Mutant Mahem
    • Friday, March 29: Orlo Vista Park, 1 N. Powers Drive, Orlando. This fun animated movie (rated PG, 99 mins.) starts at 8 p.m., shortly after dark. Bring lawn chairs and snacks, or purchase from food trucks (if available). No alcohol allowed in the park; no pets allowed in the viewing area.

    Contact Us

    Orange County Parks and Recreation
    4801 W. Colonial Dr.
    Orlando, FL 32808

    To reach a specific park: click on the A–Z tab and select the park or facility you are interested in for the phone number.
    Email: parks@ocfl.net
    Phone: (407) 836-6200
    Parks' Events InfoLine: (407) 836-6280
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    Twitter: @OrangeCoParksFL

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