Weekend Happenings: December 18 to 20

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


Movie Under the Stars – Avalon Park – 7:00 PM

Bring your blanket or lawn chair and enjoy free popcorn as well as local vendors and watch The Polar Express at Town Park. For more details: eventsatavalonpark.com/movie-under-the-stars

Guaco – House of Blues – 8:00 PM

Relax and unwind to the tropical beats of Guaco. For more details: houseofblues.com


How to Catch Santa Story Time – Barnes & Noble Orlando – 11:00 AM

Take the little ones in to Barnes & Noble in the Bumby Plaza for this holiday themed story time. For more details: stores.barnesandnoble.com

Snow Fest – Maitland – 2:00 PM to 6:00 PM

RDV Sportsplex kicks off the winter season with ice skating and real snow. For more details: rdvsportsplex.com

Joy: An Irish Christmas – Bob Carr Theater – 7:30 PM

Ireland’s Keith and Kristyn Getty, writers of modern hymns and carols, perform in Orlando for this lively celebration of the birth of Christ. The Gettys’ band of virtuoso instrumentalists fuse Celtic, bluegrass, Americana and classical music and combine them with cultural dance and choral sounds of the holiday.  For more details:  drphillipscenter.org


Alborea Dances Flameco – Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum – 12:00 PM

Alborea Dances is a multicultural Entertainment Dance Company presenting dances from Spain, Bolivia and Middle Eastern countries. For more details: casafeliz.us

Sip & Shop – Paper Goat Post – 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM

Sip on some bubbly or hot chocolate while you do some final shopping for gifts, cards, and other unique items you can  have wrapped before you go. For more details call (407) 207-1264.

For a full lineup of the happenings around town this month, check out our On The Town: December and our On The Town: Holiday Events, 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.

Categories: Events