At Wekiva Island, every day is Earth Day, but on Friday, April 19, we’re ramping up the celebration for our annual homage to Mother Earth! Get ready to immerse yourself in a day-long extravaganza designed to ignite your passion for the planet and inspire environmental stewardship.

Here’s a sneak peek at what’s in store:

🚣‍♂️ Eco River Paddle: Learn more about our River see it first hand with a scenic and complimentary canoe tour.

🦅 Animal Encounters: Get up close and personal learning about animals with the Audubon Center for Birds of Prey and the Central Florida Zoo.

🎨 Nature-Inspired Crafts: Let your creativity bloom with hands-on craft activities inspired by the natural wonders around us made for both kids and adults.

📣 Eco Talks Panel: Join us for a two-part engaging discussion with Orlando’s leading sustainability voices and a special film screening.

🎶 Live Music & Beer Specials: Wind down your day with live music performances and drinks from The Tooting Otter Craft Beer & Wine Bar. We’ll be serving $3 Sweetwater Lager Cans all day long!

Join us as we come together to honor our planet and take meaningful action towards a greener future. 🌎 

Earth Day Activity Schedule

Friday, April 19

Eco Paddle – SOLD OUT

Time: 9:30AM – 12:30PM

Location: Wekiva Island

Wekiva Wanders Scavenger Hunt

Time: All Day

Location: Wekiva Island

Wekiva Learns: Planet vs. Plastics!

Time: 5:15PM – 6PM

Location: Solar Array Pavillion

Earth’s Canvas Art Exhibition

Time: 12PM – 5PM

Location: Gallery CERO

Audubon Experience with Audubon Center for Birds of Prey

Time: 10:30AM – 12:30PM

Location: The Tooting Otter

Animal Encounter with Central Florida Zoo

Time: 2PM – 3:30PM

Location: The Tooting Otter

Plants for the Planet: Succulent Design Workshop

In partnership with Bomb Blooms

Time: 3:30PM – 5PM

Location: Solar Array Pavillion

Sounds of Wekiva; Featuring Scott Davidson

Time: 7PM – 11PM

Location: The Tooting Otter

    Your Cart
    Your cart is emptyReturn to Shop
    Wekiva Winter Wonderland Santa's Workshop

    Winter Wonderland Has Arrived!

    Winter Wonderland is back again, and we’re excited to celebrate the festive season all December long. In addition to our well-loved activities like daily “snow” flurries, the Christmas tree forest and our 24-ft tall tree, and visits from your favorite Christmas characters, Santa is inviting all the good boys and girls for the first time ever to his Workshop, right here at Wekiva Island.

    Hours alert

    website pop up - May 23
    On Thursday, May 23, we will be open to the public until 12 p.m. We will reopen at 5 p.m. for Springs & Strings VIP ticketholders.

    Join us for our annual Earth Day celebration this Friday, April 19th all day long! Click to discover all the activities we have in store. 🌎