Thursday, November 20, 2014

10 free things to do this weekend in Orlando (11/21-23)

Posted By on Thu, Nov 20, 2014 at 11:27 AM

click to enlarge 33 fun things to do in Orlando this week
  • 33 fun things to do in Orlando this week

33 fun things to do in Orlando this week
Image by Aaron Harriss, The Sanford Project

Does your latest credit card statement have you cuddling up with what's left of your cash and refusing to leave the house this weekend? Well, save your George W.'s and head out to one of these free events happening in the area this week:

The 2014 Florida Blue Florida Classic Career Expo and Job Fair

Bust out the ole suit and tie and you may just score a new gig.

When: 11:00 a.m. Friday, Nov. 21

Where: Amway Center, 400 W Church St.

Katerina Friderici: Everything is Relative

Get wrapped up in this artist's show, which features work made of cast-off materials.

When: 6:00 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21

Where:  Twelve21 Gallery, 1221 N. Orange Ave

The Drunken Monkey Stand-up Showcase

Watch these comedians monkey around on stage.

When: 8:30 p.m. Friday, Nov. 21

Where:  The Drunken Monkey Coffee Bar, 444 N. Bumby Ave.

click to enlarge Image by Aaron Harriss, The Sanford Project
  • Image by Aaron Harriss, The Sanford Project

Image via DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts

DeLand Fall Festival of the Arts 

March through downtown to find that masterpiece that speaks to you.

When: 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22

Where: Downtown DeLand, Woodland Blvd.

5th Annual Winter Park Harvest Festival 

Celebrate local food, farmers and artisans at this popular fall fest.

When: 10:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22

Where: West Meadow Central Park, W Morse Blvd., Winter Park

Ivanhoe Village Jingle Eve 

Dashing through the snow Ivanhoe, enjoy some fine wine and see what seasonal sights are in store.

When: 5:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22

Where:  Virginia Drive, Ivanhoe Village

Gallery on First Holiday Extravaganza 

Peruse the artisanal makers merriment at this holiday heyday.

When: 6:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22

Where:  Gallery on First, 211 E. First St., Sanford

Doctor Who 51st Anniversary Party 

Don your best Dalek costume and celebrate 51 years of Wibbly Wobbly Timey Wimey.

When: 6:00 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 22

Where:  Oblivion Taproom, 5101 E. Colonial Drive

Paint the Mall

Join in on this interactive art event and paint your way through the mall.

When: 11:00 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 22 and Sunday, Nov. 23

Where:  Fashion Square Mall, 3201 E. Colonial Drive

Sofas and Suds

Watch some local Sanford businesses compete to push sofas down the street.

When: 2:00 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 23

Where:  Sanford Ave., Sanford

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