Hot Spring Events in Orlando

From Cher to George Lopez to cutting-edge theater, save the date for these must-do Orlando-area events in May and June.

Coming to Orlando this spring and wondering where to wander after a day at the theme parks? These May-June activities are sure to satisfy.

May 2: Christina Perri

Breaking into the charts with her smash hit, "A Thousand Years," Perri (with her incomparable voice) has made a mark for herself in the music world. $19.50 and up.

Through May 11: 12th Annual Cabaret Festival

Featuring performances from some of the world's leading cabaret singers and jazz artists, as well as special appearances by Broadway greats. Mad Cow Theatre, 105 S. Magnolia Ave., Orlando

May 13: Ghost The Musical

Ghost The Musical
‘Sam’ and ‘Molly’ in ‘‘Ghost’’

Based on the Academy Award-nominated film, "Ghost" tells the love story of Sam, who has died, and his girlfriend, Molly,whom he must save from grave danger through the help of a psychic. Bob Carr Performing Arts Centre, 401 W. Livingston St., Orlando

May 14: 23rd Annual International Orlando Fringe Festival

Two weeks of uncensored, cutting-edge performances in theater, music and dance by more than 70 theater companies.

May 16: Cher: Dressed to Kill Tour

No need to turn back time. You'll believe in life after love when this ageless pop star hits the stage at the Amway Center—with special guest Cyndi Lauper. 8 pm. 400 W. Church St., Orlando, 407.440.7000

May 16: Bastille

The English Foursome, best known for their hit, "Pompeii," will be rocking the House of Blues Orlando. Tickets $20.

May 16-June 18: Star Wars Weekends

Come face to face with Jedi Knights, Ewoks and storm troopers at Disney's celebration of the "Star Wars" saga. You may even get the chance to dance with Darth himself. Lake Buena Vista

May 21: The 1975

Fans who fell for their blend of classic ’80s pop and ethereal electronic elements can catch an intimate performance.

June 1: An Evening With Chicago

With more than four decades of rock music under their belt, band members are back on tour with new singles. Catch them at Hard Rock Live. Tickets $56.50 and up.

June 3-9: Gay Days

One week of exciting and unique events are hosted throughout the city. Participants can partake in theme parks, concerts, parties and the oh-so-famous welcome expo.

June 28: George Lopez

The multi-talented, groundbreaking entertainer will take to the stage of the Hard Rock Live for a one-night-only, stand-up show. $53 and up.