Lots of cities around the world have lakes in their downtown are. For example, Lakeland Florida has lots. We think that Lake Eola in Orlando ranks right up there with the best.
Are you a Lake Eola walker or runner?
The walkway around Lake Eola is exactly .9 miles (1.44 km) so not only is the park a favorite for the exercise set, it’s also really easy to keep track of how far a walker has traveled on their exercise routine.
Your walking or running takes you along the path past gorgeous statues and fountains.
Lake Eola Farmers Market
Every Sunday, year round, the lake hosts the Orlando Farmers Market from 10 am to 4 pm.
Not just in-season fruits and veggies, but crafts, snacks, wine, beer and entertainment can be found there. Here is more information if you are interested in the Lake Eola Orlando Famer’s Market.
Enjoy the view of the fountain, claimed to be the official icon of Orlando. It is known as the Linton E. Allen Memorial Fountain, and was completely restored in 2011.
Outstanding works of art are found throughout the grounds of Lake Eola in Orlando.
Take you sweetie for a paddle in one of the Lake Eola swan paddle boats.
There is so much more to see and do at Lake Eola in Orlando. Watching the varied bird life, the many aquatic creatures, and people watching are favorite pass times.
Don’t pass up Orlando’s Fiesta in the Park if you get the chance.