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” on our main menu.
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FRIDAY, AUGUST 31
After a Summer hiatus, Creative Mornings Orlando is back! Join us this Friday at Big Eye as our speaker Jon Busdeker speaks on the theme of Community! Hope to see you there!
Come join Orlando Critical Mass this and EVERY last Friday of the month for a great community ride all around the metro-Orlando area! There is no better way to see the City Beautiful than via Orlando Critical Mass so come to join the ride! MASS is Orlando’s largest on-going group ride.
Bring the family to Lake Eola Park the last Friday of each month through August for a free movie, games, and food available for purchase. This month, we will be showing E.T. Activities start at 6 p.m., with the movie airing at 8:15 p.m. About the film: It’s a throwback night for this 80’s classic! After a gentle alien becomes stranded on Earth, the being is discovered and befriended by a young boy named Elliott because he buys friends with candy.
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1
Wall St. Plaza is your place to Pre & Postgame party for every Orlando City Soccer Club match and we’re having another big Block Party this Saturday starting at 3pm! Come in purple and party with DJs all day & night on the Heineken/Dos XX stage.
Save the date! Our pre-sale event starts June 28! Blending the pop culture phenomenon of the Black Panther movie with the true history and culture of Africa, Sankofa Productions presents A NIGHT IN WAKANDA, an intimate social gathering that fuses learning and entertainment to create a full cultural experience.
Defending College Football Playoff National Champions Alabama return to Orlando for the first time in nearly a decade to meet Louisville in a neutral-site showdown! The Crimson Tide and Cardinals kick off the 2018 college football season at Camping World Stadium. Alabama will be on the East sideline while Louisville will be on the West.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2
Se7enbites is celebrating local women artisans and makers by hosting a Pop-Up Market on the back patio! Shop, sip, eat and enjoy these exciting local businesses at your favorite sweet and savory bakeshop. Featured vendors are Yes Girl clothing, Rockhaus Metals jewelry, Till Plant Company, Bahaari clothing and accessories, Koozeh pottery, Peaceful Peacock Orlando Yoga, Dr. Duffy’s Dispensary, and Afterlifeartwork.
10% of the proceeds from this event’s ticket sales will go to support Pet Rescue by Judy, who will also be in attendance with adoptable kitties! CatVideoFest is a Social Purpose Corporation (SPC), dedicated to bringing the joy of cat videos to the masses and raising money for cats in need. Each year, CatVideoFest takes the best cat videos of the year, along with some classics and unique submissions, to create a fun program.