Here is a look at some of the best events taking place this weekend. Remember, you can always visit the complete events calendar by clicking on “EVENTS” in our main menu. Don’t forget that this weekend is Small Business Saturday so be sure to shop local!
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Downtown’s new indie dance party is every Friday night at Backbooth. Presented by the folks behind Body//Talk.
BORN YESTERDAY The Harriett Theatre Nov 17-Dec 17, 2017 By Garson Kanin A delicious 1940’s screw-ball comedy. Politics, sex and business! Born Yesterday is a great American comedy about politics and the power of female persuasion. Set in one of the finest hotels in Washington D.C., Born Yesterday tells the story of Harry Brock, a hot-tempered and corrupt tycoon, and Billie Dawn, his ex-showgirl mistress as they navigate the Washington political scene.
FRIDAY, NOVEMBER 24
Opera del Sol and Space Coast Symphony Orchestra Present Opera Wars & invites audiences to venture where no opera has gone before. Set in outer space, Opera Wars is an intergalactic adventure of love and war set to some of opera’s most treasured compositions.
BEST BLACK FRIDAY DEAL IN ORLANDO FREE PUPPET SHOW Do not miss this rare engagement with Toybox, America’s Favorite Cartoon Witch! Comedy! Drama! Storytelling! Puppetry! Follow Toybox as he shares tales of the macabre, mystery, and even childhood reenacted through the use of a variety of puppetry techniques and deft character acting.
SATURDAY, NOVEMBER 25
Audubon Center for Birds of Prey will host Muffins with Merlin November 25, 2017 from 9AM-10AM. Visitors will be able to get up close and personal with Merlin the Barred Owl, one of the Center’s Ambassador Birds. Fun for the whole family, the Center will host special conservation themed activities, crafts, and a muffin breakfast an hour before the Center opens to the public.
Small Business Saturday Sale! Brew Bus Brewing will be sampling craft beers! Swan City in the house! Greater Orlando Maps by Hillery Powers Secret Society Goods keeping Florida Freaky! Mercantile Coffee Co. is bringing cold brew! Mimosas and light bites! $5, $10, and $15 racks!
Join us on Small Business Saturday for the last ever Vinyl for Charity. It’s been a great run and now we’re gonna sunset the program. All albums are $5. Buy 4, get 1 free. Then join us after 6 p.m. during special extended hours at The Owls Attic for cold brews while spinning serious tunes.
Start the holiday season with a self guided tour of the Audubon Park Garden District where you’ll try the best wine, craft beer and ciders. New this year: Complimentary signature cocktail, Holiday Cheer, upon check in, plus free Shop Small canvas bags with each Sip and Stroll ticket. Enjoy multiple stops in our award winning shopping and dining eco-district.
SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 26
The Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra and the City of Winter Park invite you to celebrate the spirit of the holiday season at their annual concert in charming Central Park. Sounds of the Season with the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra is a free public concert and is made possible by the Charlotte Julia Hollander Trust.