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Event Check-In:
CityArts Orlando
39 S. Magnolia Ave.
Orlando, FL 32801


Guests can purchase a $10 wristband to access drink specials and other offerings at participating downtown Orlando venues on event nights.

The Downtown Arts District is offering visitors validated parking at the Plaza Garage (127 S. Orange Ave., Orlando, FL 32801), for $4. This will cover up to eight hours of downtown parking on event nights. There are some exceptions when major sporting events are held in downtown Orlando.

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Celebrate arts, culture, and history on the third Thursday of every month in downtown Orlando from 6-9 p.m. Presented by the Downtown Arts District, the 3rd Thursday Orlando series features art exhibitions, a makers market, live performances, drink specials, and so much more.

Third Thursday Orlando’s continued popularity has sparked new and exciting partnerships with some of downtown Orlando’s most influential organizations including City District Main Street, Orange County Regional History Center, and the Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. Third Thursdays’ footprint now extends down the block from CityArts Orlando to the Orange County Regional History Center and Heritage Square.


Check out the latest featured exhibitions at the CityArts 3rd Thu Opening Night Reception. Rotating monthly, there’s always something new for everyone at this historic downtown Orlando landmark.

Please visit Downtown Arts District for more information.

You’ll also find live acts and performances presented by Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts on event nights in and around Heritage Square.

Please visit Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts for more information.


Enjoy an artisanal maker’s market, featuring local vendors displaying handmade gifts, crafts, and goods, in the Heritage Square courtyard in front of the History Center on event nights. A slew of popular local food trucks will also be on hand on event nights.

Please visit Bazaar Botanica for more information on the Maker’s Market.


Enjoy free admission to the Orange County History Center on event nights. Discover four floors of Central Florida history across an array of rotating and permanent exhibits, immersive displays, and interactive experiences.

6 p.m. – 8p.m.

Please visit The Orange County Regional History Center for more information.

2023 Third Thursday Orlando Series Dates

January 19
February 16
March 16
April 20
May 18
June 15
July 20
August 17
September 21
October 19
November 16
December 21