Weekend Happenings Feb 2-4

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




Cirque de la Symphony joins the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra this Saturday for "Cirque Goes to the Cinema."

Courtesy of Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra

Friday:

"Theadore | Shabazz" Opens – Snap! Space – 7 to 10 p.m.

This downtown gallery presents new works by legendary photographer Jamel Shabazz, while introducing works by Philadelphia-based artist Shawn Theodore. For more info: snaporlando.com

Movie Night – Harry P. Leu Gardens – 7:30 p.m.

Enjoy an outdoor showing of Groundhog Day in a beautiful garden. Blankets or chairs are recommended, picnic dinners and alcohol is permitted. Gardens open at 6:00 p.m. Movie time is 7:30 p.m. For more info: leugardens.org

Saturday:

Cirque Goes to the Cinema – Bob Carr Theater – 2 & 8 p.m.

Cique de la Symphonie is paired with the music from blockbuster movie classics, including Star Wars, Harry Potter, Batman, Raiders of the Lost Ark, Mission Impossible, and Titanic, featuring acrobats, jugglers, and aerial flyers soaring high above the heads of your Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra. For tickets and more info: orlandophil.org

India Day – Amway Center – 4-10 p.m.

Join the Indian American Chamber of Commerce and celebrate the 6th Annual India Day with the Orlando Magic including pregame festivities at FanFest, on court performances and a post game concert. For tickets and more info: groupmatics.events

Trash 2 Trends – Seaworld Orlando Ports of Call – 7 to 10 p.m.

Experience a unique fashion show and help raise funds for Keep Orlando Beautiful while enjoying the upcycled designs, cash bar, hors d'oeurvres, desserts and coffee. For tickets and more info: eventbrite.com

Great Gatsby Party – Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts – 8 to 10:30 p.m.

Guests are invited to wear their favorite 19020's attire for a night of live music with local swing band, Vivacity, and dancing. For tickets and more info: facebook.com/events

Sunday:

Crafts & Culture Market – Eatonville – 1 p.m.

Celebrate Black History Month at this outdoor family-friendly event, which features a kid’s corner, food trucks, artisan vendors and music. For more info: facebook.com/events

Latin Jazz Nights – Timucua White House – 7:30 p.m.

The series returns with a debut of the Latin Big Band and their program including selections by Grammy Award-winning composer and bandleader Michel Camilo. For more info: timucua.com

Multi-Day Events:

DHL America's Cup – Swan and Dolphin Resort – Fri to Sun

DHL employees from across the Americas region will come together as soccer players, coaches, cheerleaders, fans, mascots, volunteers, DJ’s and entertainers. For more info: dhlamericascup.com

Flora & Ulysses – Orlando Reperatory Theater – Fri to Sun

Grab the kids and let them experience live theater through this play about unlikely friends who navigate matters of the heart in this Newbery Medal-winning adventure. For tickets and more info: orlandorep.com

Florida Pop Con – Casselberry – Frit to Sun

This family-friendly pop culture event at Orlando Live Events features a “Back To Future Reunion” with countless celebrities, the time traveling Delorean, stars from The Walking Dead, WWE Wrestling, Stranger Things, and others, plus more than 60 interactive exhibits. For more info: floridapopcon.net

Arts Festival – Mount Dora – Sat & Sun

This nationally recognized, juried arts show includes oil paintings, watercolors, acrylics, clay, sculpture and photography on display throughout downtown, with live music on a main stage in Donnelly Park. For more info: mountdoracenterforthearts.org

For a full lineup of the happenings around town this month check out On the Town, 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.sotolongo@orlandomagazine.com with your press release or event information.

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