Weekend Happenings April 10 – 12

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

TGIF Orlando! And, what a Friday it is. This weekend is full of must-do events in and around town. Florida Film Festival, Fiesta in the Park, and so much more. Keep reading for help planning your weekend.

Friday Night:

​Food Truck Bazaar – Casselberry City Hall – 5:00 PM

Enjoy the view around Triplet Lake, the sculpture garden, and the grub this Friday in Cassleberry. For more info: thedailycity.com

Bacchus Bash – Orlando Vineland Premium Outlets – 5:00 PM t0 10:00 PM

Looking for a party this Friday night? Well, join this bash for drinks, food, entertainment, a silent auction, and help raise some money for the Central Florida Hospitality Education. For more info: bacchusbashorlando.com

Orlando Magic Brings Hope – Amway Center – 7:00 PM

Watch the Magic play the Toronto Raptors and benefit the Global Hope Network International. Tickets to this special event include dinner, drinks, and special guest speakers, Wubshet and Habiba Mengesha, national leaders of Kenya. For more info: globalhopenetwork.org

Icarus at the Edge of Time – Dr. Phillip's Performing Arts Center – 7:30 PM

Enjoy the UCF Symphony Orchestra play the original score by Phillip Glass accompanying the movie AI & AI. This is a FREE event, seats are on a first come, first serve basis. For more info: arts.cah.ucf.edu/icarus

Saturday:

Battle of the Sexes – The Garden Theatre – 8:00 PM

The Orlando Ballet perform this blend of classical ballet, modern dance, integrated with classical music and popular rock anthems. For more info: gardentheatre.org/dance

Wine, Women & Shoes – Port of Call at Seaworld – 2:00 Pm to 6:00 PM

It's an afternoon of wine tasting, shopping, and a fashion show. Proceeds from this event go to benefit the Second Harvest Food Bank of Central Florida. For more info: winewomenandshoes.com

The Honesty Experience – The Venue Orlando – 8:00 PM

Local recording artist, Live Hart, is celebrating the release of her new album, Honesty. The evening will be hosted by Autumn Blaze and feature a special guest performance by Summit 103. For more info: eventbrite.com

Multi-Day Events:

The Florida Film Festival – Maitland & Winter Park – Various Times

This is the showcase of the best in film and cinema with special guests, industry parties, panel discussions, and special events. If you are a lover of film and cinematography you can't miss this occassion. With so much going on from April 10 to April 19, there is something for everyone and a chance to participate in many events. For more info: floridafilmfestival.com

Orlando's Fiesta in the Park – Lake Eola – Sat & Sun 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Join in this fiesta to promote family and pet friendly art and activities in our downtown. This event helps promote our urban development while supporting local food vendors, artists, and businesses. For more info: fiestainthepark.com

For a full lineup of the happenings around town this month, check out April's On the Town, pick up the magazine on newsstands, subscribe, or pick up your digital copy today.

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