Weekend Happenings in Orlando May 13 to 15

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

Friday:

Art & Music in the Park – Casselberry – 6pm to 9pm

Head to Secret Lake Park for live music, artwork, more than 15 food trucks plus other vendors. For more info: casselberry.org

Harry's Brewmaster Series – Harry's Poolside Bar 7 Grill – 6:30pm

It's the 2nd installment of the Brewmaster Series featuring craft brews from Crooked Can Brewing Company introduced by its brewmaster and expertly paired with gourmet delicacies from Chef Tello Luna. For more info: rosencentre.com

A Night on the Red Carpet – Northland Church – 7:30pm

Celebrate fifty years of stage and screen with this live performance by the CFCArts Community Choir and Symphony Orchestra. Tickets must be purchased in advance by calling the box office at (407) 937-1800 ext 710 or for more info: cfcarts.com

Saturday:

Science of Parenthood: Thoroughly Unscientific Explanations for Utterly Baffling Parenting Situations – Winter Garden Library – 10:30am

If you're a parent baffled by the daily conundrums of raising children, attend this reading by co-author Norine Dworkin-McDaniel as she offers riotously funny answers for universally mystifying parenting questions. For more info: ocls.info

Viva La Musica – SeaWorld – 12pm

The theme park offers fiery Latin music by popular Hispanic artists and authentic Latin food prepared by SeaWorld Executive Chef Hector Colon. Included with regular park admission. For more info: seaworldparks.com  

Music in the Library – Orlando Public Library – 2pm

Hear Austin Miller, local singer and songrwriter perform for free. For more info: calendar.ocls.info

Florida Blue Concert Series – Dr. Phillips Center – 5pm

Revelation Acappella, an Orlando gospel-singing group, performs a free outdoor concert. 5 p.m. Seneff Arts Plaza, Dr. Phillips Center for the Performing Arts. For more info: drphillipscenter.org

Intersection Live: Music & Young Friends’ ZipOde Throwdown – The Social – 6pm

This is your chance to watch a live taping of Intersection, 90.7 WMFE’s semiweekly news and in-depth conversation program, where we hear from emerging musicians about the state of the music scene in Central Florida. For more info: wmfe.org

Sunday:

Orlando Wedding Expo – Hyatt Regency – 12pm to 4pm

If you're planning a wedding, don't miss this chance to meet over 100 wedding specialists and have a chance to win free goodies to make your big day special. For more info: orlandoweddingexpo.com

Catch the Impossible – Dr. Phillips Center – 7pm

America’s Got Talent finalist Charles Peachock and master magician Kostya Kimlat are performers with a purpose, inspiring young artists to pursue their love of performing arts while giving 20 percent of ticket proceeds to the Dr. Phillips Center Florida Hospital School of the Arts. For more info: drphillipscenter.org

Wine Pairing Dinner – TR Fire Grill – 7:30pm

Make a night of it with a chef crafted four course meal expertly paired with the highly rated Hope Family Wines. For more info: eventbrite.com

Muti-Day Events:

Jazz on the Vineyard Green – Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards – Sat 10am to 5pm; Sun 11am to 5pm

Enjoy jazz musicians such as the Chris Cortez Group, Tory Wynter, Airtight, and the Robert Harris Group. For more info: lakeridgewinery.com

Food and Wine Conference – Rosen Shingle Creek – Fri to Sun; Times Vary

If you have a blog or run a business with a blog and you're looking to gain more traffic and income, this conference is for you. For more info: foodandwineconference.com

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