Not every Orlando vacation includes a trip to the Parks.

At Summer Bay Orlando by Exploria Resorts, there is plenty to do for guests who want to get the full Florida vacation experience. Between theme park thrills and exploring the many area experiences our beautiful state has to offer, your family might be ready for a Resort Day.

Here’s what we have going on for guests at our Orlando resort this Summer.

Get active

Fitness: Morning Work Out
Mondays, beginning at 9am
Clubhouse Pool Deck

Fitness: Early Morning Energy
Tuesdays and Thursdays, beginning at 8am
Recreation Pavilion
Bring your sneakers.

Fitness: Aqua Aerobics
Fridays, beginning at 9am
Clubhouse Pool
Break out your swimsuit!

Summer Bay Amazing Chase
Fridays, begins at 2:15pm
Recreation Pavilion
Bring your friends and family for this one of a kind scavenger hunt across Summer Bay Orlando.

Let’s play a game

Name that Tune
Mondays and Fridays, begins at 11:30am
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
Test your musical IQ over lunch or a drink while cooling down from the Summer heat.

Poolside Family Bingo
Tuesdays, begins at 11:30am
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
Sing it loud and proud! BINGOOO

Bar Battle Trivia
Wednesdays, begins at 2:30pm
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
This event is for resort guests ages 18 and up.

Teen/Adult Baggo Tournament
Wednesdays, begins at 11:30am
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
“What’s Baggo?” we hear you say. You may know this game as “bean bag toss” or “cornhole.”

Texas Hold ‘Em Tournament
Wednesdays, begins at 4pm
Recreation Pavilion
Sign up by 1pm to secure your spot! Due to limited space, a sign up is required if you are interested in playing. Summer Bay Orlando guests ages 18 years and older are welcome to join.

Kids Candy Bingo*
Thursdays, begins at 11:30am
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck

Adult Bingo Night – 5 Rounds
Thursdays, begins at 5:15pm
Recreation Pavilion
This event is for resort guests ages 18 and up.

Family Trivia
Saturdays, begins at 11:30am
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck

Blackjack
Saturdays, begins at 5pm
Recreation Pavilion
Summer Bay Orlando guests ages 18 years and older are welcome to join. Limited space available.

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Catch a show

“Man of Mystery” Magic Comedy Show
Sundays, beginning at 2pm
Recreation Pavilion Theatre
A fun, quirky comedy show with magic that puzzles audiences of all ages.

Dine in Movie Night
Wednesdays, begins at approximately 8:30pm/dusk
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck

Dueling Pianos Live Entertainment
Thursdays from 7pm-10pm
Big Kahuna’s Bar and Grill

Gator Adventure Show
Wednesdays at 12pm
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
A guest favorite! Have you ever held an alligator? Reptile-loving guests can take pictures with one of the stars of this educational show. Click the video below to see a sneak peek.

Let’s play a game

Adult Wine Glass Painting*
Mondays from 5pm to 6pm
The Italian Kitchen
This activity is for Summer Bay Orlando guests ages 18 years and older.

Creative Coloring Crafts
Mondays from 10am to 11am
Fridays from 1pm – 2pm
Recreation Pavilion
1 complimentary craft per person.

Sand Art
Mondays from 1pm to 2pm
Wednesdays and Saturdays from 10am to 11am
Recreation Pavilion
What does Summer look like to you?

Fabulous Foam Journals
Mondays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Recreation Pavilion
Inspire your little ones to reflect on their favorite vacation moments.

Build a Buddy Workshop*
Wednesdays and Sundays from 1pm to 2pm
Recreation Pavilion

Summer Bay Orlando Activities

Wooden Craft
Tuesdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Recreation Pavilion
1 complimentary craft per person.

Tie Dye T-Shirts*
Tuesdays and Fridays, begins promptly at 10am
Recreation Pavilion
Adult and Kid sizes are available.

Hands of Wax*
Thursdays and Sundays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Recreation Pavilion

Mystery Craft
Thursdays and Sundays from 10am to 11am
Recreation Pavilion

DIY Puzzle Craft
Sundays from 2:15pm to 3:15pm
Recreation Pavilion

Ceramic Craft*
Saturdays from 3:30pm to 4:30pm
Recreation Pavilion

Party time!

Summer Bay Pool Party
Tuesdays and Saturdays from 1pm to 3pm
Music, trivia, and contests… oh my! Let’s boogie.

Poolside Karaoke
Tuesdays, Fridays, and Saturdays from 6pm to 10pm
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
Need a little liquid courage before taking the stage? No judgment. For adults 21 and up, we have plenty of choices available at Big Kahuna’s Bar and Grill.

Pirate Party*
Fridays from 4pm to 5pm
Buccaneer Bay Adventure Park
Argh ye Mateys! Games, contests, and park features including zip line, rock wall and more all included! Closed-toed shoes are required for some challenges.

summer bay resorts activities

Dance the night away

Live Music Mondays
Mondays from 6pm to 9pm
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck
Enjoy live entertainment poolside as Florida’s natural beauty accents your day with a brilliant summer sunset.

Latin Dance Night
Wednesdays, starting at 8pm
Clubhouse Pool Deck

Summer Bay Sunset Celebration
Sundays from 6pm to 9pm
Big Kahuna’s Pool Deck

Thinking about attending one of our Summer events or activities during your stay?

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If you do plan to visit one of the Disney theme parks on your vacation to the Sunshine State, here are a few events that you might want to check out this Summer.

Call the number below to ask about our ticket discounts!

  855-849-2205

Special Events Happening at Disney

June 30th – Toy Story Land opens at Disney’s Hollywood Studios.

The highly anticipated 11-acre Toy Story land is designed to give parents and kids the experience of being a toy for the day.

NOW until September 3 – The Incredibles Tomorrowland Expo at Disney’s Magic Kingdom.

Become immersed in the world of The Incredibles with themed décor, sound effects and music.

NOW until August 19th – Guardians of the Galaxy themed concert series at Disney’s Epcot.

Get into the intergalactic groove at this new, live concert series featuring music from the films at Guardians of the Galaxy.

All SeasonDisney’s Animal Kingdom is celebrating their 20th anniversary this Summer.

What are you celebrating this summer?

* See our Summer Bay Orlando Resort Guide for pricing and additional information. Activities listed here without an asterisk are complimentary.