The fall leaves are on the ground, the sweaters are out of storage, and pumpkin spice coffee is
restocked on the shelves! It’s time to start planning your perfect weekend getaway to start the
season off right!
The hardest part of planning a weekend is deciding where to go in the first place. With so
many amazing places to see and things to do, it can be tough to narrow it down to just one
destination. But don’t worry, we’ve got you covered.
If you’re looking for a weekend filled with fun and excitement, then look no further than Apopka,
Florida! This vibrant city is home to a variety of activities and attractions that are sure to
please everyone in your group.
There are literally always events happening and things to do in this city, so you’ll never be
bored. With a little bit of planning, you can easily fill your entire weekend with unforgettable
To help you plan your getaway this weekend, we’ve put together a list for you and your loved ones!
So without further ado, let’s dive in!
Wine and Chime – Date Night
A night out on the town is always a good time, but it can be even better when you add a little bit
of wine into the mix! On Oct. 21st, head over to the Wine and Chime event at the Kasheta Farms
store located at 841 Vatow Rd. Apoka, FL.
Buy a bottle (or two) of your favorite wine and learn how to make wind chimes. Artist and creator
of The Yellow Brand Lana Knowles will show you how to make a wind chime that you will be happy to
display outside your home, both sonically
This event is the perfect date night for you and your significant other. It’s a great way to try
something new together and enjoy each other’s company. And at the end of the night, you’ll have a
beautiful memento to remember the evening by.
Live music at Stephies Irish Pub
If you’re in the mood for some good old-fashioned Irish fun this weekend, then be sure to check out
Stephie’s Irish Pub! They always have live music playing, so you can enjoy a pint or two while
listening to some great tunes.
On Oct. 22nd, they’ll be featuring Celtic performers, and Paul McCartney will be there as well! So
if you’re a fan of Irish music, this is definitely the place to be. So put on your dancing shoes
and head on over to 1061 W Orange Blossom Trail, Apopka, FL for a great time!
Bines and Brews 2022 Homebrew Competition
Do you like to homebrew? Or maybe you’re just a fan of craft beer. Either way, we think you’ll
enjoy the Bines and Brews 2022 Homebrew Competition on Oct. 22nd!
People will compete to see who makes the best beer at the Hop farm. There are three categories:
“Best Overall,” “Brewers Choice,” and “People’s Choice.” Come out and enjoy some craft beer, live
music, and local food and vendors.
This is an event you won’t want to miss!
2022 Brewery Running Series by 3 Odd Guys Brewing
The Brewery Running Series is back for another year! On Oct. 22nd, join in on the fun and run/walk
a 5k-ish course with friends (or make new ones) that starts and ends at this popular taproom.
Afterward, enjoy a pint of beer crafted by the 3 Odd Guys Brewing team. This event is perfect for
those who love to run AND drink beer. Best of both worlds if you ask me!
Fall Festival and Corn Maze at Scott’s Maze Adventures
Now, who doesn’t love a good corn maze? Head on over to Scott’s Maze Adventures for their Fall
Festival and Corn Maze event! This is a great activity for the whole family to enjoy.
Get lost in the 6.5-acre corn maze, go on a hayride, play some fun games, and much more. There’s
even a pumpkin patch where you can pick out the perfect pumpkin to take home with you. This event
is a phenomenal way to spend a day outdoors and enjoy all that fall has to offer.
Lake Apopka Eco-Bike Ride
Oh, this is a good one! On Oct. 22rd, go on an eco-bike ride around Lake Apopka! We can’t think of
a better opportunity to get some exercise while also enjoying the beautiful scenery with your
Starting at 8:00 am, the bike ride will begin at the entrance to the Lake Apopka Wildlife Drive and
end at the Historic Pump House. There will be parking available at the Hickerson Property. During
the bike ride, you will have a chance to see a beautiful trail, get a free helmet fitting, and
You’ll get to see all sorts of wildlife and learn about the efforts to restore this important
Design Your Own Succulent Pumpkin with Bomb Blooms at Kasheta Farms
Now come on, how awesome is this..? TBD ( was the 23rd contact them for more information ), you and your partner, friend, or family get to
design your very own succulent pumpkin at Kasheta Farms! This would make for a great Instagram
post, don’t you think?
You will be given everything you need to create your masterpiece, including a real pumpkin,
succulents, potting soil, and more. The event will be held from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm, at Kasheta
Farms so don’t miss out!
Club Lake Plantation Fall Festival
Lastly, we have the Club Lake Plantation Fall Festival! This is a great event for families as there
will be plenty of activities for the kids to enjoy, like hayrides, a corn maze, face painting, and
To be honest, this is like all the events we previously mentioned in this article all in one! Well
except for the beer part, haha. So if you’re looking for a
one-stop-shop kind of event, then this is the one for you.
And that’s a wrap! These are just a few of the many great events happening this weekend in Apopka,
FL. No more scratching your head trying to come up with something fun to do!
So get out there and enjoy all that this wonderful city has to offer. Have a great weekend, and as
always, drink responsibly. Cheers!
The Florida Jerk Festival 2022
This is a large party at the Apopka Amphiteather this weekend, Read more on this by clicking here.
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