ORLANDO, Fla. -- Folks can once again indulge in special menus at more than 100 restaurants around Central Florida for $35. Magical Dining Month starts this Friday.

  • Magical Dining Month returns from Aug. 24-Sept. 30
  • Participating restaurants offering prix fixe menu for $35
  • Vegan, vegetarian, gluten-free menu options available

The event, which runs from Aug. 24 through Sept. 30, features a variety of Orlando-area restaurants that offer a special, three-course, prix fixe dinner for $35 per person.

Some restaurants this year are offering options for vegans, vegetarians and people on gluten-free diets.

Restaurant locations include Disney Springs, the convention center area, downtown and Winter Park.

One dollar from each meal will be donated to children's charities Best Buddies and The Down Syndrome Association of Central Florida, Visit Orlando said.

Diners can make reservations at OrlandoMagicalDining.com or at OpenTable.com. If you go to a restaurant as a walk-in diner, ask for the special Magical Dining Month menu.

To see a full list of participating restaurants, go to OrlandoMagicalDining.com.