Weekend Happenings August 11 to 13

Know what's happening in and around Orlando for the weekend.



The award-winning play "Fences" is on stage this weekend at Mad Cow Theatre.

Courtesy of Mad Cow Theatre

Friday:

Lip Sync Battle – Gaylord Palms – 6 to 10 pm

Watch City  and County Commissioners, Osceola County Sheriff Russ Gibson, City and County Managers and others compete for the title of Lip Sync Battle Champion while raising funds for Arts Programs in Osceola County. In addition to the show, enjoy a cocktail hour, silent auction, and dinner. For tickets and more info: osceolaarts.org

Easter Island in Concert – Will's Pub – 9 pm

Easter Island headlines the show with opening acts from Oak House, Expert Timing, Someday River, and Chris Hess (SWIMM). For tickets and more info: willspub.org

Saturday:

La Feria de la Familia – Osceola Heritage Park – 10 am

Telemundo's La Feria de la Familia is helping families get back to school with free vaccinations, hair cuts, a medical city, and more. For more info: ohpark.com

Art & Music in the Park – Casselberry – 6 pm

Artwork and live music in the park between Casselberry City Hall and Lake Concord. Food trucks and other vendors on site as well. For more info: casselberry.org

Art Splash – Mount Dora – 6 pm

A festive evening of sidewalk artists, performers and live music in downtown Mount Dora, designed to showcase the work of regional artists on display at several local venues. For more info: mountdoracenterforthearts.org

South of the South Album Release Party – Ace Cafe – 8 pm

Local singer-songwriter Sean Holcomb will release his debut album South of the South with a live show and opening act is Beemo. For more info: acecafeusa.com

Sunday:

Music at the Casa – Casa Feliz – noon to 3 pm

Enjoy a live performance by singer-songwriter Reverend Shawn Garvey while visiting the public open house of this historic home. For more info: casafeliz.us

Multi-Day Events:

Call of Duty World League Championship – Amway Center – Fri to Sun

What many consider the definitive Call of Duty competitive video game event makes its first East Coast appearance in Orlando. Watch the top 32 teams in the world compete for $1.5 million in prize money. 10 a.m. each day. For more info: amwaycenter.comcallofduty.com/cwl

Fences – Mad Cow Theatre – Fri 7:30 pm, Sat 2:30 & 7:30 pm, Sun 2:30 pm

Now a major motion picture starring Denzel Washington, this Pulitzer Award-Winning play chronicling the evolving African-American experience through the 20th century hits the local stage. For tickets and more info: madcowtheatre.com

For a full lineup of the happenings around town this month, check out our online calendar, pick up the magazine on newsstands, subscribe, or pick up your digital copy today. Prefer to get your news in smaller bites? Sign up to receive our e-newsletter, CityScene delivered straight to your inbox.

Want to see your event listed in the Weekend Happenings? Contact Rita at rita.barnes@orlandomagazine.com with your press release or event information.

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