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.

​Apopka Food Truck Roundup, June 6th, 2019 

5:30-9PM at Kit Land Nelson Park
Join us for the Apopka Food Truck Roundup on June 6th, from 5:30-PM at Kit Land Nelson Park. Food Trucks, live music and craft beer & wine for Traditions Event Services.
Trucks this month include, Korean BBQ Taco Box, TJs Seafood Shack, Crepe Company, Monsta Lobsta, Jacked up tacos, Kona Dog and Treehouse Truck and LIttle Blue Donut.

Food truck lineup varies each month.

FIREWORKS on the Fourth, July 4th 2019

Apopka Amphitheater, 6:30-9:30pm 
Live Music, food and drink vendors, kids zone and fireworks to cap off the night!  
For information on becoming a vendor please email Carolyn Ray at [email protected] 

First Responders 5K Race, September 14th 2019

Who's ready to run! Join us for the annual First Responders & Community 5K Race. Saturday September 14th, 2019. Race begins at 7:30am at the Northwest Recreation Complex.
Register early, the first 100 registrants will receive an event t-shirt. $25 Pre-Registration, $30 Race Day, $10 Students ( 4-18 yrs).
Race trophies awarded to the first overall male & female racers. Award medals to the top 4 finishers in each age category.
Packet pickup Thursday & Friday before the race. (details to be emailed) To register please visit All are welcome to participate!

Hometown Halloween in the Park, October 26th 2019

Kit Land Nelson Park
Kids trick or treat around the park, costume contest, games, face painting and movie in the park.

Tree Lighting & Winter Wonderland, December 5th,  2019

Kit Land Nelson Park