Weekend Happenings: March 27 to March 29

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

It is officially Spring! The weather this weekend is set to be beautiful and cool. There are endless possibilities for getting out of the house and celebrating the fact we live in the City Beautiful. If you need some help planning what to do, read on for many great ideas and have a fantastic weekend Orlando.

Friday Night:

The Beacham– Clean Bandit – 6:00 PM

If you're in the mood for a different sound this weekend, head downtown to hear this British electronic group mix up their electronic beat with Classical compositions from masters such as Mozart. For tickets: thebeacham.com

Tin Roof Orlando – The Leonard Brothers – 10:00 PM

This is the perfect show for you night owls out there who like to relax a bit after work before heading out for your entertainment. The Leonard Brothers put on a show for just about anybody and guarantee to have you up and moving. For more info: tinrooforlando.tunestub.com

Florida Opera Theatre – Cosi fan tutte – 8:00 PM

If you're a fan of opera you shouldn't miss this chance to see Mozart's comedy about love, mischief, and life's unavoidable good times and bad times. (Can't make it Friday night? Don't worry, it's showing again on Sunday at 2:00 PM) For more info: floperatheatre.org

Saturday:

Lake Eola Park – AIDS Walk Orlando – 8:00 AM

Get some sunshine and help support this important cause raising awareness and funds for men, women, and children with AIDS. For more info: aidswalkorlando.org 

Lyman High School – Gr8todon8 8K Run – 8:00 AM

All proceeds from this 8K run go to benefit TransLife and to help increase awareness for organ donation and transplantation. For more info: gr8todon8.com

HSCF Community Hall and Grounds – Festival of India – 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM

Immerse yourself in the culture of India, from music and food to dance and games.11 a.m.-6 p.m. Hindu Society of Central Florida Community Hall and Grounds, 1994 Lake Drive, Casselberry. hindutempleorlando.org

Sunday:

​Rosen Plaza Hotel – The Prego Expo – 12:00 PM to 4:00 PM

An event for parents giving information for everything before, during, and after the "bump". Whatever stage of parenting you find yourself, this will be an afternoon full of information and prizes. For more info: thepregoexpo.com

Leu Gardens – 2015 Fashion Show – 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

See the high fashion designs of Senia Jarix Soto, owner of Jarix Fashion Boutique, and one of Orlando's youngest business owners. For tickets and more info: eventbrite.com

Saturday & Sunday:

Cranes Roost Park – Uptown Art Expo – 10:00 AM to 8:00 PM (Sat) and 10:00 AM to 5:00 PM (Sun)

This event is FREE (with free parking to boot) and features 150 juried artists and chalk street artists who will create their art right before your eyes. Stop by the Orlando magazine booth for a free copy of the magazine and a chance to win more prizes! For more info: uptownartexpo.com

Silver Spurs Arena – Ram National Circuit Finals Rodeo – Various Times

Cowboys and cowgirls compete for more than one million dollars in cash and prizes during four days of events. Silver Spurs Arena, 18875 Silver Spurs Lane, Kissimmee. ohpark.com

Downtown Mount Dora – Mount Dora Spring Show – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

Downtown streets come alive with nearly 300 antiques and collectibles dealers, crafters and artists displaying their treasures for show and sale.  For more info: mountdoraspringshow.com

Lake Dora – Sailboat Regatta – 9:00 AM to 5:00 PM

This event takes place the same weekend as the Mount Dora Spring Show, with all-day sailboat competitions on Lake Dora. 351 W. Fourth Ave., Mount Dora. For more info: mountdorayachtclub.com

All Weekend:

UCF Theatre – Nine – 8:00 PM 

On any night this weekend, fans of musical theatre have the opportunity to catch the UCF adaptation of this Tony Award winning musical. This is the last weekend it's showing, so don't miss it! For more info: theatre.cah.ucf.edu

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

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