Orange County health officials hosting O-Town Spring Fest

The Florida Department of Health in Orange County is hoping to raise awareness about health disparities that impact racial and ethnic minority populations in the community by celebrating National Minority Health Month this April.

Celebrated every year in April, the theme of this year’s celebrations is Give Your Community a Boost. To commemorate the month, DOH-Orange will host the O-Town Spring Fest on April 30 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Lorna Doone Park, which is located at 1519 West Church Street in Orlando.

The event will offer COVID-19 vaccines, health screenings, health information, live music, food trucks, workshops, and a kids zone, among other festivities.

For information on the O-Town Fest, contact DOH-Orange’s Community Health program at 407-858-1461. Learn more by visiting the National Minority Health Month website.

Most Popular

City of Orlando ‘regrets’ email touting ‘division, hate, and unrest’ as reasons to not celebrate July 4

The City of Orlando issued a statement of regret after receiving backlash over an email that said despite "division, hate, and unrest" being reasons to not "celebrate our nation right now," they had "already bought the fireworks."

Sports, Co-Ed Summer Camps in Apopka this month

The city of Apopka will host a series of summer camps for children this month.

Red Hot & Boom returns to Altamonte Springs for first time since 2019

One of the largest Fourth of July celebrations in Central Florida will return for the first time since the 2019 event before the COVID-19 pandemic.

Orlando police looking for woman missing since 2012

Orlando Police Department is looking for a woman who has been missing since 2012.

Rock, Freedom, Fireworks in Longwood on Saturday

The city of Longwood will host Rock, Freedom, and Fireworks this weekend.

Ceylon Roti Hut opens new Sri Lankan street food concept at Á La Cart Orlando

A local food truck is bringing a second, new Sri Lankan street food concept to Á La Cart in Orlando.
Orlando
broken clouds
80.2 ° F
82.5 °
75.1 °
76 %
3.8mph
75 %
Mon
94 °
Tue
96 °
Wed
97 °
Thu
96 °
Fri
87 °