Wednesday, March 11, 2015

Weekend Preview: March 13th - 15th, 2015

By Luis Lazo, on display at Snap! Space Structure & Perspective
Weekend Events

Did anyone say Acro Cats?! This is the last weekend they'll be in Orlando, so grab your tickets for a show this Thursday through Sunday.

Lads and lassies, listen up. Raglan Road is back with its annual Mighty St. Patrick's Day Festival, going on this weekend through Tuesday with tons of live music and dancing, as well as drink specials.

Friday, March 13th

This Friday, check out the March Conductor Crawl with a new and improved ride to Winter Park. This is a free event, but check out one of the new passes for a worry-free night. We'll see you at Kasa at 6:00pm!

Insight is an exhibition by the Orlando Camera Club, happening this Friday at Jai Gallery. Starting at 6:00pm, the gallery comes alive with photos, music, and a cash bar. 

IDEAS For Us presents Eco-Film: Florida Wildlife Corridor Expedition, this Friday at 6:30pm. Tickets are $15 and include some mingling, music, and snacks followed by a screening and discussion with the director and other local experts. 

A new exhibit, Structure & Perspective, is opening this Friday at Snap! Space. Hang out with over a dozen of the show's artists while sipping on fancy drinks by Courtesy and enjoying tunes from DJ Nigel. This is a free event, but be sure to RSVP

Saturday, March 14th

Happy π day! It also happens to be the day of Nerd Nite Orlando's 2-Year Anniversary. To celebrate, presenters are joined this time by trivia, contests (pie and otherwise), music, magic, and drinks. Tickets are $10 presale or $15 at the door. 

Beer is the motto at The Downtown Brew this Saturday from 4:00 to 8:00pm, when Church Street and iHeart Radio team up to give you unlimited beer samples, food vendors, and DJs. Tickets are $20. 

Guys, spoil yourselves this Saturday at Cloak & Dapper's Shave the Day Pop Up Barber. Grab a complimentary beer and enjoy a quality straight-edge shave.

This one's for the East Orlando crowd: From 10:00am to 6:00pm, stop by Taste of Oviedo for lots of activities, circus acts, kids' stuff, and plenty of food and drink. Free!

If you're looking for us this Saturday between 2:00 and 8:00pm, we're probably at Acme Comics battling goblins at the D Adventuring Party. No experience (sorry, XP) necessary; $5. 

Come out and get sloshed appreciate local shops at Ivanhood's Virginia Drive Live with a beer tent, vendors, food trucks, and wine stroll ($15); 6:00 to 10:00pm.

Sunday, March 15th

Rise and shine, shoppers! The DeLand Indie Market is back this Sunday from 11:00am to 5:00pm at Artisan Alley. 

40 food trucks and only five awards? What is a truck to do? The free Food Truck Wars will figure it out, with tons of food, live music, beer garden, and more. It's happening this Sunday from noon to 6:00pm. 

This Sunday, let jazz vocalist Whitney James enchant you at the Timucua Whitehouse while mingling and browsing art by Nathalie Chikhi. Doors open at 7:00pm, free (donations accepted), and BYOB. 

What's going on in Orlando this weekend? Leave a comment below!