Orlando North Wedding Party Guide

Make the most of your time in Orlando North, Seminole County with your wedding guests by exploring these must-do activities. Whether they’ve traveled far or are local to the area, these experiences will create lasting memories and keep everyone entertained before and after your big day.

1. Embrace the Great Outdoors

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Black Bear Wilderness Area

Seminole County is home to nine wilderness areas, including the highly-rated Black Bear Wilderness Area. You and your guests can go hiking, bird watching, cycling, and horseback riding. To learn more about our 8 other wilderness areas, check out ‘Encounters with Jim Duby’!

Wekiva Island

Wekiva Island offers kayaking, paddle boarding, and volleyball. Unwind with a drink and delectable fare from their food truck and bar, reserve a cabana, or rent their event spaces for a pre-or post-wedding celebration.

Rock Springs Run State Reserve

Rock Springs Run State Reserve presents 17 miles of picturesque Florida landscape, ideal for biking, hiking, camping, and horseback riding. Show your guests the real Florida along the trails within the reserve.

2. Animal Encounters

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Hidden Palms Ranch

Horseback riding at Hidden Palms Ranch will give you and your wedding guests a chance at some serenity at the Lake Jesup Conservation Area. Even kiddos too small to ride have a chance to interact with the horses.

Central Florida Zoo & Botanical Gardens

Travel to the Central Florida Zoo to feed the giraffes, pet the llamas, and wander through enchanting gardens. For those seeking a rush, take advantage of the exhilarating opportunity to zip line through Seminole Aerial Adventures treetops.

3. Indoor Thrills

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Elev8 Fun Sanford

Elev8 Fun in Sanford offers a variety of entertainment options for your group, including laser tag, bowling, go-karting, and mini golf—ensuring there’s something for everyone.

District Eat & Play

In Oviedo, District Eat and Play is renowned for its miniature bowling, a hit for both adults and children. You can also challenge your guests in the arcade or try one of their escape rooms. Additionally, they provide event spaces for wedding celebrations.

Planet Obstacle

Planet Obstacle in Lake Mary is the perfect spot to let your younger guests burn off energy with aerial ropes courses, rock climbing walls, and trampolines. It’s billed as the world’s largest indoor obstacle park, with courses crafted by Cirque du Soleil veterans.

4. Explore the Waterways

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St. John’s Rivership Co

Discover the beauty of the St. Johns River aboard The Rivership Barbara Lee, where you and your guests can enjoy meals prepared by chefs, live entertainment, and warm hospitality in Florida’s natural surroundings.

Black Hammock Airboat Adventures

Embark on an airboat ride at The Black Hammock Adventure complex and savor award-winning cuisine at their restaurant, which includes their famous fried gator.

5. Unique Tours

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Limo Cycle

Perfect for the wedding guests who want to continue the party: Take a ride on a Limo Cycle in Sanford for a social pedal outing. Whether you’re exploring bars or visiting historic locations, this is ideal for bringing your own alcohol along for the ride. It’s the perfect wedding party PARTY.

Sanford Tours & Experiences

Sanford Tours & Experiences offers you and your guests a chance to walk, bike, take a golf cart, or sip your way through Sanford’s charming downtown. Find out what makes historic Sanford a global travel destination.

6. Local Theater Shows


Theater West End

Catch a captivating show at Theater West End in Sanford featuring theater productions and various events suitable for all ages. Plan your visit by checking their calendar for events and ticket information.

The Ritz Theater

Head over to The Ritz Theater in Historic Downtown Sanford for theater performances, ballet shows, illusionist acts, and special events that promise entertainment, for everyone.

7. Step into the Past

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Museum of Seminole County History

Delve into the history and heritage of Seminole County at the Museum of Seminole County History. Immerse yourself in the arts and culture scene.

City of Sanford Museum

Explore Sanford’s rich history at the City of Sanford Museum with American artworks, furniture, personal items, and books from the century. Discover the history, including the development, agriculture, and sports accomplishments of Sanford residents.

With these activities, you and your wedding guests are bound to create lasting memories in Seminole County. From outdoor adventures to cultural experiences, there’s something for everyone to enjoy!

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Bring your wedding party for an adventure they will never forget, in Orlando North.