Weekend Happenings: July 10 to 12

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

Don't let the heat or those Florida summer showers keep you from getting out and having a great time this summer. Here's what's happening this weekend in and around Orlando.

Friday:

2nd Friday Art Stroll – Mount Dora – 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

A festive evening of art, music and hors d’oeuvres in downtown Mount Dora, designed to showcase the work of regional artists. For more info: mountdoracenterforthearts.org

Baby Boogie Bash – Amaya Papaya – 6:00 PM to 8:30 PM

Grab the kiddos, ages 0 – 7, and let them get down for the evening in a child appropriate disco while parents shop the local vendors. For more info: amayapapaya.com

Celebrate Civic Organizations – Casselberry – 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM

Live music, food trucks and a celebration of Casselberry’s civic organizations. For more info: casselberry.org

PJS & A Movie – The Abbey Orlando – 8:30 PM

Calling all Goonies fans! Get comfy in your PJ's and curl up to watch this classic film with friends, family, or a date. For more info: abbeyorlando.com

Saturday:

Lakeridge Sumer Music Series – Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards – 1:00 PM to 4:00 PM

Take a complimentary winery tour, then spend the afternoon listening to live music as each week a different band performs on the outdoor stage. Food and drink are also available for purchase. For more info: lakeridgewinery.com

American Idol Live! – Hard Rock Live – 8:00 PM

Hear the top 5 finalists from American Idol perform live. For more info: hardrock.com

Friday & Saturday:

Summer F.U.N. Convention – Orange County Convention Center – 10:00 AM to 6:30 PM (Fri), 10:00 AM to 5:30 PM (Sat)

Florida United Numismatists host this annual event for buying, selling and appraising coins, paper currency, tokens, medals and similar items. For more info: funtopics.com

Sunday:

Playwright's Round Table – Sleuth's Mystery Dinner Shows – 1:00 PM

Writers are invited to bring any piece they're currently working on to this workshop. Email info@theprt.com to schedule a time. For more info: theprt.com

Music in the Library – Orlando Public Library – 2:00 PM

Hear the live music of solo handbell artist Marie M. Loeffler in her Escape Through Sound: Let Freedom Ring performance. For more info: ocls.info

Comedian Max Fine – Will's Pub – 8:00 PM

Get some comedic relief before returning to the grind Monday morning with the stand-up routines of Max Fine, Michael Rowland, Larry Fulford, Ales Luchun, and Sean Finnerty. For more info: willspub.org

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

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