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.
The City of Orlando is working with Waze, a GPS software company, to table real-time traffic updates. Click HERE to get up-to-date road closure information before heading Downtown.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22
Employer-supported workforce talent development initiatives help prepare employees and businesses for the future. Economic pressures, shifting demographics
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 and join the ride! MASS is Orlando’s largest on-going group ride! Fun for all riders from beginner to expert! Join us every last Friday of the month for a BLAST on bicycles!
Join us for Rebuild Globally’s signature annual fundraiser and runway show for the unveiling of the 2019 Deux Mains Designs collection of handmade handbags and footwear. Experience the 2019
BEAM ME UP SCOTTY… to our annual fundraiser for Miracle Of Love, Inc. Experience big wigs, big entertainment, and big prizes. The theme for this
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23
Be a Hero. Help a Cause. Join the Run. Grab your Crusader Capes and fly over to The Super Run, a national series of Superhero-themed 5K fun runs that partner with nonprofit organizations to put on events to help raise funds and awareness for their cause. All heroes are all welcome.
The 2019 Kickoff to Soccer will get off to a running start with the fifth annual Purple Pride 5K presented by Orlando Health, SunPass, Publix, JetBlue, and Academy Sports + Outdoors. This year’s annual running of the City Fan’s will take place at Orlando City Stadium and features one lap through the concourse of Orlando City Stadium! The Purple Pride 5K will be capped at a maximum of 1,500 runners.
Join Us For The Best. Electronic Waste & Textile Recycling. Ever. (Visit: https://bit.ly/2S7numT) Safely and properly recycle through us! It’s free. You don’t even have to get out of your car or be a City of Orlando resident to participate. We’ll unload your electronics and textiles. Textiles Accepted: • Clothes • Shoes • Home textiles (towels, sheets, curtains, etc.) • Stuffed Toys Electronic Items Accepted: • Computers Monitors • Televisions (limit one per household) • Telephones • Cell Phones.
Learn about Florida mushrooms and how to identify them! This mushroom identification immersion and introduction to mycology focusing on Florida mushrooms
Located in the heart of downtown Orlando at Lake Eola on Robinson Street, the 11th Annual Downtown Food & Wine Fest features mouth-watering dishes from some of Orlando’s premier restaurants, over 50 domestic and international wines, and live entertainment ranging from DJ’s to national headliners.
Tickets are on sale for the 6th Annual Field to Feast, and we hope to see you at Long & Scott Farms on February 23, 2019, for what we hope will be our most successful year yet. Featuring locally sourced fare from Walt Disney World’s top chefs with wine, beer and cocktail pairings, this open-air event combines country charm with culinary excellence.
For the second year in a row, East Robinson Street, in the heart of The Milk District, will be shut down for the sake of Rock n’ Roll… 4 stages, 20 bands. Live music, drinks, food trucks, artisan street vendors, and shopping throughout all of the businesses on E. Robinson Street. All ages on the street, 21+ in the bars, 12 and under are free.
Join Roque Pub Saturday, February 23rd starting at 6p for our Six Year Anniversary Bash! We will be featuring some amazing beer releases and live music all night! Come celebrate six years of success with us-we couldn’t have done it without you! Live music with Boomershine starting at 8p! Here is a sneak
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24
Come learn how to cut stencils and how to use spray paint with Orlando artist, SKIP. This Spring, Sam Flax Orlando art store introduces a new series of art classes held in their recently remodeled Colonial location. One of the notable local artists teaching in this series is SKIP, who hosts an entry-level course entitled, An Introduction To Stencils & Spray Paint w/ SKIP.
You are invited to take advantage of discounted Orlando Solar Bears tickets and take part in the 3rd annual Relay For Life Night. $5 of every ticket sold using the promo code RELAY will go back to Relay For Life.
Spring Festival, also known as Chinese New Year, is the most important traditional festival in China. It begins on the first day of the first lunar month (usually in late January or early February) and ends on the 15th day of the first lunar month (Lantern Festival). Chinese New Year is a time for families to be together.
*This event is FREE and open to the public. Seating is first
You want Ginger! We got Ginger! Join us for a night of games, song, comedy, and more as Ginger brings you her Big Gay Cabaret: “Divas of the 90’s Edition” with special guests Josh Roth and Heather Abood.