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Events that didn’t make this month’s roundup include: The Kokedama: A Japanese String Garden (Facebook), Urban Forestry Institute (Facebook), Contact Music Festival by Body/Talk (Facebook), Fort Christmas Historical Park’s Bluegrass Festival (Facebook), Local Music Merch Swap (Facebook), World Puppetry Day Celebration (Facebook), Cuban Sandwich Festival (Facebook), and the WWE Hall of Fame 2017 event (Facebook).
2017 NCAA Div. I Men’s Basketball Championship – 1st and 2nd Rounds
Will’s A Faire, the one day retro, vintage, local and handmade market with live music, food trucks & fun indoors and out is back in 2017 at Will’s Pub for Southern Fried Sunday! Bring the Family! The Entire Event is Free to Attend! All Ages are Welcome to the Outdoor Market with perfromances from: Eugene Snowden, English Jr., Chuck Magid (of The Groove Orient), Kaci-Jo Hibbard, Sacco and Vanzetti plus a surprise set by an Orlando favorite artist.
As Stevie Nicks’ 24 Karat Gold Tour With Special Guests Pretenders winds down for the year with 8 shows left, Live Nation, the tour’s promoter has announced 20 new shows with a stop in Orlando, FL at Amway Center on March 21, 2017 Tickets on sale to the general public Monday, December 12 at 10AM.
Show dates: Friday-Sunday, March 24-26, 2017 Show times vary Tickets start at $35 Walt Disney Theater Don’t miss this collection of works from the masters of music and dance showcasing our dancers’ artistry and athleticism and powerful live music. Masterworks includes Serenade, with choreography by George Balanchine and music by Tchaikovsky; Fancy Free, with choreography by Jerome Robbins and music by Leonard Bernstein; and the extremely popular Sinatra Suite, with choreography by Twyla Tharp and music by Frank Sinatra.
Litlando 2017 is the second-annual celebration of the creative writing community of Orlando, as well as a demonstration (in conference form) of its ability to offer surprising, memorable instruction in the literary arts, all while raising money for Page 15, a non-profit organization devoted to encouraging the vibrant value and self-actualization of literacy in Orlando youth.
On Tuesday, March 28, Science Friday heads to Orlando for a special night focused on Engineering the Future. Join us for a live show at the Bob Carr Theater at 7:30 p.m. Host Ira Flatow will explore real-life inventions that show how the future is NOW! You’ll see bionic prosthetic devices that move via electrical impulses, and robotic “ants” that might one day sniff out resources on the Red Planet.
Join REBUILD globally for a night of beauty and impact at REBUILD globally’s annual fundraising event – Runway to Haiti: The Night Fashion Meets Impact! Our runway show features local influencers, community members, and our biggest ambassadors and will inspire next season’s best trends. Enjoy a Deux Mains Designs runway show, live music a silent auction, and more as we raise funds for our life changing education and job training programs in Haiti. And don’t worry…. with our world class…