Wednesday, June 25, 2014

10 free things to do in the Orlando area this weekend (June 27-29)

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click to enlarge 25 fun things to do in the Orlando area this week (6/25 – 7/2)
  • 25 fun things to do in the Orlando area this week (6/25 – 7/2)

25 fun things to do in the Orlando area this week (6/25 – 7/2)

Are you looking for places to blow off your summer energy but not blow all your cash? Well, we have you covered. Here are 10 free things to do around Orlando this weekend.


Find out how the dichotomy between science and magic influence Kimberly Watters' work in this exhibition at the Mount Dora Center for the Arts

When: 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, June 27

Venue: Mount Dora Center for the Arts, 138 E. Fifth Ave.

June Art Walk featuring Artist Robert Saunders

View the sculptural works of an emerging local artist.

When: 6-9 p.m. Friday, June 27

Venue: Hyder Gallery Center for Fine Art, 104 E. First St.


Watch a free showing of Despicable Me 2 at Lake Eola’s monthly movie series.

When: 6:30 p.m. Friday, June 27

Venue: Lake Eola Park, North Eola Drive and East Robinson Street

Get Outdoors! Casselberry

Paddleboard, kayak, and slack line at a free outdoor event.

When: 9 a.m.- noon Saturday,  June 28

Venue: Secret Lake Park, 200 N. Lake Triplet Drive

Conduit Workshops: Classic Cocktails

Learn the ways of the bartending trade from Matt Izaguirre of Hanson’s Shoe Repair.

When: 11 a.m. Saturday, June 28

Venue: Downtown Credo Cafe, 706 W. Smith St.

Jase Robertson book signing

Show your Duck Dynasty appreciation and meet one of the show’s stars at Colonial’s Barnes & Noble.

When: 11:30 a.m. Saturday, June 28

Venue: Barnes & Noble, 2418 E. Colonial Drive

A Family Affair: Marc With a C, The Expansion Pack, Milk Carton Superstars, Claire and the Potatoes

See Marc With a C perform twice this night, once with his band the Expansion Pack and then again as a member of self-described neurotic retro pop act Claire and the Potatoes

When: 8 p.m. Saturday, June 28

Venue: Copper Rocket Pub, 106 Lake Ave.

Weekend Sidewalk Sale

Admire handmade jewelry, home goods, and discounted vintage clothing by Argyle Gifts and The Foundery.

When: 12-5 p.m. Sunday, June 29

Venue: Retromended Vintage, 1231A N. Orange Ave.

Re-Tox Sunday Funday Block Party

Hang outside and recharge at a downtown block party.

When: 1-9 p.m. Sunday, June 29

Venue: Wallstreet Plaza, between Hooch and Waitiki

Ladies Night

Enjoy free cover and pay tribute to Bob Marley.

When: 9 p.m. Sunday, June 29

Venue: Bob Marley - A Tribute to Freedom, CityWalk at Universal Orlando

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