Events & Activities

The City of Apopka is proud to provide the community with various family fun community events throughout the year.
Listed below are the events we have scheduled for 2019-2020.

​Apopka Food Truck Roundup 

Kit Land Nelson Park

Join us the first Thursday of the month for the Apopka Food Truck Roundup in the park.  

There will not be a roundup in November, please join us for the Rotary Fall Family Festival November 8th - 10th at Kit Land Nelson Park. More information can be found at

No roundup in December, please join us for our Apopka Tree Lighting event on December 6th at Kit Land Nelson Park with our Food Truck Vendors.

Food truck lineup varies each month.

Hometown Halloween in the Park, October 26th 2019

4:00 PM - 7:00 PM at Kit Land Nelson Park

Who is ready for some candy and trick-or-treating? Bring the kids on by to Kit Land Nelson Park for an night of candy, costumes and fun. Trick or treating will be from 4 PM to 7 PM throughout the park, face painting, balloon twisters and more! Free family event.

Local businesses and organizations are invited to set up a Halloween themed booth and hand out individually wrapped candy or small toys/prizes to the children in attendance. Prize ribbons will be given to the top 3 best decorated/themed booths.

For more information on becoming a vendor or sponsor please contact 
Carolyn Ray at or 407-703-1642.

Veterans Day Fest, November 11th 2019

5:00 PM - 9:00 PM at 5th Street & Central Ave (Near the VFW)

Veterans Day is an important day for showing appreciation to members of our military, past and present.

Join the City of Apopka, VFW Post 10147, the Rotary Club of Apopka and The Apopka Area Chamber of Commerce as we recognize and support our local veterans.

Live Music from the Buzzcatz, food and drink will be available for purchase, VFW museum tours will be available.
This is a free event. 
Reserved seating is available, $100 for 10 top tables.    

Come out and support your local veterans.  
For more information or to purchase a table, please email

Tree Lighting & Winter Wonderland, December 6th,  2019

6:00 PM - 8:00 PM at Kit Land Nelson Park

Be there to light up Apopka for this holiday family favorite, as we light up the Christmas tree in Kit Land Nelson Park. Holiday music, food, school performances, train rides, and more!     

Holiday Pops Concert - Featuring the Orlando Philharmonic, Saturday, December 14th

This event will be at the Apopka Amphitheater.
More information coming soon.  

​Apopka Market, January 2020

Join us in 2020 as we launch our new Farmers Market to be held at Kit Land Nelson Park. More information coming soon, please check back.

For more event information, please call Carolyn Ray at