Weekend Happenings June 30 to Jul 2

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


Paint Night – Loud Gallery – 7 pm

Mingle, drink wine, and get creative while the instructors of The Palette Mixer teach you step by step how to create your painting. Advance registration is required. For tickets and more info: thepalettemixer.com

Justin Quiles – Mango's Tropical Café – 8 pm to midnight

Enjoy the summer concert series with the music of JJ Cardona, DJ Frankie G, and a performance by Justin Quiles. For tickets and more info: facebook.com/events/289338791533541


Brewery Yoga – Crooked Can Brewing – 11 am

For $10 get an hour of yoga for all levels followed by a 13 or 16 oz free beer. For more info: facebook.com/events/1870741589856287

Clam Bake – Ravenous Pig – 11:30 am

The Ravenous Pig pairs up with Central Seafood Company for their annual summer clambake. Guests will receive a mix of clams, shrimp, potatoes, mussels, corn and more. Reservations are recommended as quantities are limited. For more information, call 407.628.2333.

Summer Music Series – Lakeridge Winery & Vineyards – 1 to 4 pm

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

Dan TDM on Tour – Dr. Phillips Center – 2 & 6:30 pm

Daniel Middleton—aka The Diamond Minecart, or Dan TDM—is an English-born YouTube personality and professional gamer whose specialty is the popular video game Minecraft. Now he’s on a worldwide tour with a live, family-style show that involves the audience in an online-style Dan TDM adventure. For tickets and more info: drphillipscenter.org


Rumor: Live Stand-Up, Jazz, Vocalists & Poetry – The Abbey Orlando – 7 pm to midnight

Every 1st Sunday, the Abbey opens its doors for live music, live vocalists, poetry, spoken word, and R&B. For tickets and more info: showclix.com

Todd Burge – Timucua White House – 7:30 pm

Singer-songwriter Todd Burge makes a stop here in Orlando to perform music from his album, “Live at Mountain Stage 2006-2015” featuring many of performances from the popular NPR radio show and podcast, a couple of which have never been released. For tickets and more info: eventbrite.com

Multi-Day Events:

Coke Zero 400 – Daytona International Speedway – Fri & Sat 

The action at Daytona International Speedway starts Thursday with NASCAR Sprint Cup Series and Xfinity Series practice laps, followed Friday with qualifying laps during the day and the Daytona Firecracker 250 race that evening-—100 laps under the lights. On Saturday, the 59th annual Coke Zero 400 caps the weekend, with the final  race  starting at 7:30 p.m. For more info: daytonainternationalspeedway.com

Electric Ocean – Seaworld Orlando – Fri to Sun

Nightly festivities in the theme park include a high-energy Shamu show, DJ music with live performers, and fireworks. Included with regular park admission. For more info: seaworldparks.com

Knight Lights – Legoland – Sat & Sun

Park guests can stay into the evening to watch Legoland’s weekend-only summertime fireworks display, which features extended park hours, special Lego light displays, opportunities to build with blocks alongside Master Model Builders, and meet-and-greet opportunities with one of the heroes of Lego Nexo Knights. Plus, on the Fourth of July, there’s a themed fireworks show over Lake Eloise and a special patriotic show. Included in park admission. For more info: florida.legoland.com

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