BUNGALOWER’S TOP 18 WEEKEND EVENT PICKS MARCH 15-17

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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.

Don’t forget that Colonial Drive closes this weekend at I-4. Click HERE for more information.

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.

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FRIDAY, MARCH 15

The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival

March 15 @ 9:00 am – March 17 @ 6:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Park Avenue Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map
FREE

The Winter Park Sidewalk Art Festival is one of the nation’s oldest, largest and most prestigious outdoor art festivals. The Festival debuted in March 1960 as a community project to bring local artists and art lovers together. It is produced by an all-volunteer board and draws more than 350,000 visitors each year. Over 1,100 artists from around the world applied for this year’s Festival.
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Spring Sidewalk Sale

March 15 @ 9:00 am – March 17 @ 7:00 pm
Rifle Paper Co., 558 W New England Avenue No. 150 
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map
Various prices

Join us during the Winter Park Art Festival to shop our Sidewalk Sale for 70% off samples, 15% off everything else, and the first chance to shop our new Florida Wildflowers art print — exclusively available at our Winter Park shop!
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Central FL History 101: Recovery, Growth, & War (1900 to 1945)

March 15 @ 11:30 am – 12:30 pm
Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E Central Blvd 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
$13

Join museum director Michael Perkins on the third Friday of the month as he reviews the seminal events that shaped Central Florida history from the Civil War to the present. Discover how Central Florida survived the Great Freeze and became a tourist destination by the 1920s. From agriculture to airports, this was a time of transition for the area.
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Evening Exchange at East End Market

March 15 @ 6:00 pm – 10:00 pm
East End Market
Various prices

Howdy neighbors…. We are excited to announce a new event series at the market. Starting Friday, March 15th and each 3rd Friday (6-10pm) we’ll be hosting an event we’re calling the Evening Exchange (EvEx). One of our core missions at East End is to be a venue where the foodprenuers and artisan makers of Central Florida take center stage.
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VHS Swap & Show Presents: Women’s History Month Celebration

March 15 @ 7:00 pm – 11:30 pm
The Falcon, 819 E. Washington Street, Suite 2 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
FREE

Join us for a special event inspired by GIRL POWER! We’ll be screening Spice World, playing drinking games, raffling off prizes, slinging art by local artists and have some awesome vendors set up throughout
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The Golden Gals LIVE! at the Footlight Theatre

March 15 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Footlight Theatre at the Parliament House, 410 N Orange Blossom Trl 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
$20

Relive your favorite episodes LIVE ON STAGE at the Footlight Theatre with four of Orlando’s leading ladies. Starring: Ginger Minj as Blanche MRMS Adrian as Sophia Divine Grace as Dorothy Gidget Galore as Rose with special guest Doug Ba’aser.
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Lucked Up! St. Patrick’s Crawl

March 15 @ 8:00 pm – March 16 @ 1:00 am
Wall St. Plaza, 25 Wall St. 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
$15

We’re getting Lucked Up in downtown Orlando for St Patrick’s, kicking off the season on Friday, March 15! Rock your best green outfit, party it up, and check in at each stop with our app to win prizes!
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SATURDAY, MARCH 16

Florida First Detector Workshop

March 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Mead Garden, 1300 S Denning Dr 
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map
FREE

Florida First Detector aims to increase the role of volunteer network and residents in early detection of invasive pests of agriculture, nursery industries, and natural areas. This FREE workshop includes pest identification book, sample submissions to UF Insect ID Lab and Plant Diagnostic Center, and other collection tools.
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Baldwin Park St. Patrick’s Festival

March 16 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Baldwin Park Orlando, FL 32814 United States + Google Map
FREE

This FREE festival celebrates St. Patrick’s day, Baldwin Park style!. A portion of New Broad Street will be closed to thru traffic and attendees will be able to stroll the festival with drinks in hand, taking advantages of the music, artist and vendor booths, food trucks, and a bar.
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S’moresmobile pop up and S’more Pie extravaganza!

March 16 @ 2:00 pm – 8:00 pm
East End Market

We have a BRAND NEW S’MORE PIE coming up THIS WEEKEND!! And we are bringing it straight to you at the amazing East End Market! Come out and see the S’moresmobile, grab your favorite treats and take home a brand new S’more Pie! Traditional and Salted Caramel Stuffed will also be available! Pre-orders start soon so keep a lookout! We will see you this weekend!!
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Orlando City SC vs. Montreal Impact

March 16 @ 4:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Orlando City Stadium, 655 W Church St 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
Various prices

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Functionally Literate presents: Akbar Shahzad & Sarah Pinsker

March 16 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Lowndes Shakespeare Center, 812 E. Rollins St. 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
FREE

Join us for a night of imaginative readings, and a discussion about writing across genres and borders. Akbar Shahzad, based in Karachi, Pakistan, is the most recent winner of The Salam Award for Imaginative Fiction.
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SUNDAY, MARCH 17

Welding Sculpture Workshop

March 17 @ 10:00 am – 2:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Art & History Museums – Maitland, 231 W. Packwood Ave 
Maitland, FL 32751 United States + Google Map

In these one-day workshops, you will learn to create sculptures through the art of welding. Local artists Jim Hosner and Michael Moffett will lead you through the basics of welding, from safety measures all the way through to creating your own steel sculpture using arc welding, cutting, and finishing techniques. Everything will take place at our Foundry Yard, on the historic A&H Maitland grounds.
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St Patrick’s Day Block Party in Thornton Park

March 17 @ 11:00 am – 7:00 pm
Graffiti Junktion – Thornton Park
FREE

Join us for a day packed with Green Beer, Awesome DJs, Games, entertainment and so much more… Hosted by: Graffiti Junktion, Burton’s, Dexter’s, Anthony’s, and Island Time.
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Pet Photo Shoot Fundraiser for Bully Up Rescue

March 17 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Orange County Brewers, 131 N. Orange Avenue 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map

Book a photo shoot for your pet to support Bully Up Rescue at Orange County Brewers in Orlando, Florida. Spots must be at agoldphoto.com/events/orangecounty/.
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Winter Park Spring Pops

March 17 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra, 812 E Rollins Street, Suite 300 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
FREE

Enjoy this free concert in the beautiful Central Park in Winter Park. Music Director Eric Jacobsen leads the Orlando Philharmonic Orchestra in their annual Spring Pops program, perfect for the entire family. Sponsored in part by the Charlotte Julia Hollander Trust and the Elizabeth Morse Genius Foundation.
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Orlando Magic vs. Atlanta Hawks

March 17 @ 6:00 pm
Amway Center, 400 W Church St 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
$16

Sportsball
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Jeff Tweedy

March 17 @ 7:30 pm – 10:30 pm
The Plaza Live, 425 N Bumby Ave 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map

As the founding member and leader of the American rock band Wilco and before that the co-founder of the alt-country band Uncle Tupelo, Jeff Tweedy is one of contemporary American music’s most accomplished songwriters, musicians and performers.
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