Wednesday, September 17, 2014

10 free things to do in Orlando this weekend (Sept. 19-21)

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  • 28 fun things to do in Orlando this week (9/17-23)

28 fun things to do in Orlando this week (9/17-23)

Tired of being nickeled and dimed? Well, here are some free ways to spend your free time this weekend:

Talk like a Pirate Day*

Stop by your local Krispy Kreme, give 'em your best "Arrrr!" and walk away with a free donut. You'll get a whole dozen if you don head-to-toe pirate garb.

When: Friday, Sept. 19

Where: Orlando Krispy Kreme locations, various

*Keep an eye on our blogs for a round up of pirate-related events happening this weekend

Birth, Babies and Beyond Birth and Wellness Fair

Spend some time  learning about a healthier approach to life with the Birth Network of Florida.

When: 2 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19

Where: South Econ Community Center, 3800 S. Econlockhatchee Trail

Growler and Sons Art Show Featuring Funky Buddha Brewing

Peruse some craft beer-inspired art by DeLand-based artists Growler and Sons. Bonus: if you buy one of their poster prints, you'll get a free pint glass.

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19

Where: Rogue Pub, 3076 Curry Ford Road

Jupiter Groove

Get lost in the music as Jupiter Groove blasts you off into the weekend!

When: 9 p.m. Friday, Sept. 19

Where: Tanqueray's, 100 S. Orange Ave.

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20 photos of Florida beaches that’ll make you wish you were there right now</>

International Coastal Cleanup

Get some sun and help keep the beachside beautiful.

When: 9 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 20

Where: 27th Avenue Park, 3701 S. Atlantic Ave., New Smyrna Beach

Ballroom Blast Dance Show

Celebrate National Ballroom Week by watching the pros get down ballroom-style.

When: 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 20

Where: Orlando Fashion Square, 3201 E. Colonial Drive

Catherine Way

Let the sounds of Orlando-based Catherine Way's harp lull you into the end of the weekend.

When:  Sunday, Sept. 21

Where: Casa Feliz, 656 N. Park Ave.

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Image via Sculpt Site

Steinunn Thorarinsdottir: Horizons

Wander through Loch Haven Park, encountering 12 life-sized sculptures by the Icelandic artist.

When:  Through Thursday, January 1

Where: Loch Haven Park, 900 E. Princeton St.

Dresses: Objects of Art

Feast your eyes on these fashionable creations by over thirteen different artists.

When:  Through Saturday, Oct. 11

Where: The Gallery at Avalon Island, 39 S. Magnolia Ave.

34th Annual Juried Student Exhibition

Crealdé is showcasing the best of their student's work from the past year. Maybe you'll find the next Kahlo!

When:  Through Wednesday, Oct. 17

Where: Crealdé School of Art, 600 St. Andrews Blvd.

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