Orlando Weekend Happenings: Feb 26 to 28

Find the best events in and around Orlando for the weekend.


Food Truck Bazaar – Windermere – 5:00 PM to 9:30 PM

The Daily City's Food Truck Bazaar hits Windermere this week. For more info: thedailycity.com

Art Walk – Sanford – 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Explore galleries and art spaces along historic downtown Sanford’s First Street between Magnolia and Sanford avenues. Discover this river town’s culture and nightlife, food and art. For more info: sanfordwelcomecenter.com

Positive Chaos – Orlando Brewing – 9:00 PM

Sample local craft brews while jamming with a live performance by Positve Chaos. For more info: orlandobrewing.com


World Sword Swallower's Day – Ripley's Believe It or Not – 9:00 AM to Midnight 

Celebrated each year at Ripley’s Believe It or Not! For more info: ripleys.com/orlando

​Special Program: An Animator's Journey – Enzian – Noon

In collaboration with the Art & History Museums of Maitland, the Enzian presents a rare look into the work of acclaimed illustrator Deanna Morse. For more info: enzian.org


Oscars Viewing Party – Will's Pub – 6:00 PM

Grab a drink and enjoy and outdoor screening of the 88th Academy Awards. For more info: willspub.org

Vince Gill and Lyle Lovett: Songs and Stories – King Center For the Performing Arts – 7:30 PM

See the witty Vince Gill and wry Lyle Lovett back together on stage one night only. For more info: kingcenter.com

​Multi-Day Events:

Downtown Food & Wine Fest – Lake Eola – Sat 12:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sun 12:00 PM to 7:00 PM

A foodie fest featuring samples from Orlando restaurants paired with wine pours from around the world. For more info: downtownfoodandwinefest.cbslocal.com

Central Florida Fair – Central Florida Fairgrounds – Gates Open Fri 4:00 PM, Sat 10:00 AM, Sun 11:00 AM

Rides, games, livestock and culinary contests make for a traditional, family favorite event. For more info: centralfloridafair.com

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