Around Osceola- Events September-October 12016

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September:

 

 9/15/16

Growing Produce for Farmers Markertscarrots

UF/IFAS Extension Services of Osceola

1921 Kissimmee Valley Ln, Kissimmee

This workshop provides an overview of growing tips for market farming, what consumer want to buy, market requirements, business considerations, and Q & A time. Participants receive “Simply Florida”, a 192pg. hardcover cookbook ($15.00 value).

$5

321-697-3000

 

9/13/2016

Messy Science- K-5th

Kissimmee Lakefront Park – Osprey Pavilion

201 Lakeview Drive, Kissimmee

Enjoy a good story and learn the science behind it with science experiments that are too fun to stay indoors. Get messy with the Library as we make chalk rockets, elephant toothpaste, erupting volcanoes and more.  In case of inclement weather, please go to the Hart Memorial Central Library at 211 E. Dakin Ave., Kissimmee, FL 34741.

407-518-2333

www.kissimmee.org

 

09/24 & 25/2016

Corn Fest at Green Meadows Farm corn-fest

1368 South Poinciana Blvd, Kissimmee

Savor all you can eat FREE roasted and/or boiled corn (with paid admission), cheer at the pig races, take a picture of your children in their monster truck, Papa Smurf, and our monster tractor, Big Allis, enjoy country music and have your children play in their large corn box!

407-846-0770

Prices vary

www.greenmeadowsfarm.com

 

9/30/16

2017 Miss Florida Rodeo Florida Pageantmiss-rodeo-florida-2017

2900 Parkway Blvd, Kissimmee

The Miss Rodeo Florida Association is a 501 c4 non-profit organization. Run by volunteer members who present an annual pageant and assist in building confidence, promoting rodeo and helping young ladies achieve their dreams. MRF Queens symbolize the youth of our state who wish to further promote the sport of professional rodeo and the great western way of life.

$50/Adult $20/Child

www.missroadeoflorida.com

 

 

October:

 

10/2/2016

Pink on Parade 2016pink-on-parade-2

400 Celebration Place, Celebration

Join us for the 4th Annual Pink on Parade Breast Cancer 5k! Join others on a beautiful three-mile course through the quaint Town of Celebration as you rally for women battling breast cancer in our community. Whether you run or walk, gather your friends and wear your pinkest attire.

407-303-2779

Prices Vary

 

Opens in October

Partin Ranch Corn Maze corn-maze

5601 N Canoe Creek Rd

Each paid admission includes both mazes, barrel train ride, hayride, kiddie zip line, corn box, games, and various play areas. Check their Facebook page or website for more information!

Prices Vary

www.partinranchcornmaze.com

 

10/10/2016- 12-30-16

Cowboy Exhibit- Osceola County Welcome Center & History Museum

4155 W. Vine Street, Kissimmee

Explore natural Florida with the stewards of the land. This exhibit will feature art that captures the essence of the Florida Cowboy, as depicted in the vibrant scenes from Osceola County.

407-396-8644

www.osceolahistory.org

 

10/30/2016

TRICK OR TREAT on Broadwayhalloween

Toho Sqaure

108 Pleasant St, Kissimmee

Bring your little ghosts and goblins to Toho Square in Downtown Kissimmee for their actual Trick or Treat on Broadway.

Free

www.kissimmee.org