Weekend Happenings in Orlando Jan 13 to 15

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


Culture Pop: Meditations, Mapping, and Memories – Maitland – 6 to 9 pm

Culture Pop! at the Art & History Museum of Maitland connects guests with the artists and the art itself plus live music, poetry readings, complimentary food & cash bar with fine wines, craft beer and more. For more info: artandhistory.org

Artist Reception – Dandelion Communitea Cafe – 7 pm

Meet and greet the artists of the Postpositive exhibit on display until January 29th. Socialize and enjoy their talents, plus wine, tea, beer, and food. For more info: facebook.com/events/1764983333827326


Winter Music Series at the Winery – Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards – 1 to 4 pm

Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards offers live music on Saturday afternoons in January, with bands performing on an outdoor stage. Along with complimentary winery tours and tastings, food, wine and soft drinks are available for purchase. For more info: lakeridgewinery.com

Cortez, Bravo and Clermont – Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts – 8 pm

It's Jazz night at the Blue Bamboo Center with The Cavanaugh's Trio. For tickets and more info: bluebambooartcenter.com/shows


Unity Heritage Festival – Winter Park – 1 to 5 pm

Hannibal Square neighborhood promotes family history and raises money for the Educational Fulfillment Fund to benefit local, economically disadvantaged youth. Live gospel music, dance, children’s games, food, vendors and career booths. For more info: cityofwinterpark.org

Multi-Day Events:

OTRONICON  – Orlando Science Center – Fri to Sun, 10 am to 5 pm

Spark your interest in STEM by learning about the innovation happening in our own backyard with unprecedented access to the creative professionals and technology that calls Central Florida home. For tickets and more info: otronicon.org

Central Florida Scottish Highland Games – Winter Springs – Sat & Sun

Step back in time to Medieval Britain with period-inspired athletic competitions — archery, boulder carrying (or “boulder boogie”), stone put, hammer throw, caber (tree) toss, sheaf (bundle) toss, and more. For tickets and more info: flascot.com

MECUM Collector Car Auction – Osceola Heritage Park – Fri to Sun; Times Vary

Expect to see thousands of antique, muscle and exotic cars for sale, along with old auto signs, hood ornaments and other memorabilia. For more info: mecum.com

Ringling Bros. and Barnum & Bailey Circus Xtreme – Amway Center – Fri 7:30 pm; Sat 11:30 am, 3:30 and 7:30 pm; Sun 1 & 5 pm

Circus performers as well as lions, tigers and horses perform feats of daring, strength and wonder. For more info: ringling.com

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