Weekend Happenings in Orlando Nov 18 to 20

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


Florida Blue Battle of the Bands – Amway Center – 7 pm

The Florida A&M and Bethune-Cookman marching bands and dance teams face off the night before the big football game. 7 p.m. Amway Center, Orlando. For more info: floridaclassic.org

Beer Yoga – Orlando Brewing – 7:30 pm

Belinda Moore of Bodyhouse Yoga teaches a flowing and connected Vinyasa style suitable for all levels of ability, and with each ticket, you receive a Tier 1 beer. For tickets and more info: orlandobrewing.com

The Licorice Sticks Clarinet Band – Blue Bamboo Center for the Arts – 8 pm

This all clarinet ensemble incorporates 12 different types of instruments in the clarinet family. For tickets and more info: bluebambooartcenter.com

Whole Wheat Bread CD Release Party – Backbooth – 8 pm

Celebrate the album release of this musical group hailing from Jacksonville, FL. For tickets and more info: backbooth.com


Celebrate Winnie the Pooh – Edgewater Branch Library – 1 to 2 pm

Actors Reaching Out present this interactive show featuring Winnie the Pooh who celebrates the past year. Seating is limited, registration is recommended. For more info: http://ocls.info

Meet the Author: Ashley Inguanta – Orlando Public Library – 4 to 5 pm

Local author Ashley Inguanta will read from her newest collection of linked poetry, Bomb. Her work has been nominated for The Pushcart Prize and has received an Honorable Mention in Glimmer Train for the Very Short Fiction Award.  Ages 18 and up. For more info: ocls.info

Art Walk – Sanford – 6 to 9 pm

Explore galleries and art spaces along Sanford’s First Street between Magnolia and Sanford avenues. For more info: sanfordartwalk.comsanfordwelcomecenter.com

The Power Event Live – Sanford – 7 to 11 pm

Formerly the Winter Park Concours d’Elegance, this event has moved locations to Orlando Sanford International Airport. There are classic cars, motorcycles, airplanes and watercraft, and a demonstration that puts the vehicles’ speed to the test. For more info: powereventlive.com

Eugene Snowden and Circa – The Copper Rocket Pub – 9 pm to 1 am

It's a night of music, dancing, and shenanigans you won't want to miss. For more info: facebook.com/events/1703592943302034


Clermont Comic Con – Clermont Performing Arts Center – 10 am to 5 pm

A pop culture convention focused on comic books, the people who draw and write them, and related art forms and media. For more info: clermontcomiccon.com

Rotary's Art, Craft and Wine Festival – Cranes Roost Park – 11 am to 5 pm

Browse the work of over 150 artists and crafters, sample wine, and enjoy the chili cook-off. For more info: facebook.com/events/1761919217421700

Multi-Day Events

Light Up UCF – CFE Arena – Times Vary

This annual event celebrates the holiday season with an outdoor ice rink, rides, movies and light shows. CFE Arena, UCF campus. For more info: lightupucf.com

Voices of Light – Rollins College – Fri & Sat 7:30 pm

The silent movie The Passion of Joan of Arc is accompanied by the Bach Festival Choir and Orchestra performing a new work by composer Richard Einhorn. Produced  with Gladdening Light, a spiritual arts initiative. For more info: gladdeninglight.org

Fall Festival of the Arts – DeLand – Sat & Sun 10 am to 5 pm

About 175 artists from across the country will display and sell their work in the historic downtown shopping district. For more info: delandfallfestival.com

Antiques & Collectors Extravaganza – Renningers Mount Dora – Fri to Sun 9 am to 4 pm

Hundreds of vendors selling antiques, collectibles, vintage, and more. For more info: facebook.com/events/1544005572592573

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