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BUNGALOWER’S TOP 11 WEEKEND EVENT PICKS APRIL 5-7

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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.

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FRIDAY, APRIL 5

The Little Merman from the Black Lagoon

April 5 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Stonewall Bar Orlando, 741 W Church St 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
$25

From the creator of Overheard at Joe’s & Bad Santa and the Angry Elves comes a whole new theatrical experience sure to blow your mind! 1950’s horror film meets a classic cartoon fairy tale! A group of scientists travel the Amazon in search of the legendary ‘Gill-Man’, and come face to face with Ethyl the Merman and his friends from “under the lagoon”.
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Lunch & Learn: Library’s Past Speaks Volumes

April 5 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Orange County Regional History Center, 65 E Central Blvd 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
$13

Last year the Orange County Library System received the National Medal for Museum and Library Service, a high honor given for exceptional contributions to the community. It’s part of nearly century-old legacy of providing residents with resources and opportunities to learn, connect, and grow. Take a look back at the library system’s rich history (and architecture) with Mike Donohue, the system’s outreach coordinator.
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FAVO First Friday Art Party

April 5 @ 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm
FAVO Faith Arts Village Orlando, 221 E Colonial Dr 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
Various prices

Come tour the studios of 36 artists at this FREE, family-friendly event in a vibrant arts complex that was once a motel. Live music, food trucks, and FUN!!. FAVO is located just north of Colonial Dr. between Highland Ave and Irma Ave. The Colonial entrance is closed. Free parking inside the Highland entrance.
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Burn This Down: Reflections on the Art World

April 5 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Art Gallery at Mills Park, 1650 Mills Ave N 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
FREE

This exhibition curated by Victor Bokas features American abstract expressionist painter and printmaker Harold Garde. With an extraordinary, seven-decade career, Garde continues to be inventive even today. Garde experienced the birth of significant art movements – fast forward to today’s conceptional art, video art, and installations, and he remains relevant. Artist Marla E and gallerist Boris Garbe welcome you to enjoy this wonderful exhibit.
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Spring Swing

April 5 @ 7:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Mead Botanical Garden, 1300 S Denning Dr 
Winter Park, FL 32789 United States + Google Map
$18

Don’t miss the CFCArts Big Band in their first-ever featured concert! Join them for a night of music and fun that will have you tapping your toes and dancing along. This unforgettable and immersive concert experience is one you won’t want to miss. Friday, April 5 at Mead Garden: The Friday night performance of Spring Swing will be a new experience for CFCArts concert-goers!
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Steve Martin and Martin Short: “Now You See Them, Soon You Won’t”

April 5 @ 9:30 pm – 11:30 pm
Dr. Phillips Center for Performing Arts+ Google Map
$147 – $750

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SATURDAY, APRIL 6

Lake Eola Heights Community Garden Rededication

April 6 @ 9:30 am – 10:30 am
Lake Eola Heights Neighborhood, Livingston St. & Broadway Ave
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
FREE

Date April 6th 9:30 am Location: Lake Eola Heights Community Garden Parking: Broadway United Methodists Church 406 E. Amelia St. 32803 You are invited to join us on April 6th where will be celebrating our beautiful community garden with a re-dedication ceremony. Join us to celebrate with fellow gardeners, neighbors, and community leaders. Light refreshments will be served. See you there.
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Spring Fiesta in the Park

April 6 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm|Recurring Event (See all)
Lake Eola Park, 512 E Washington St 
Orlando, FL 32801 United States + Google Map
Not posted

Come join us at the 30th Annual Spring Fiesta in the Park this April 6th and 7th from 10am-5pm. There will be over 200 artist, crafter and foodie booths for you to peruse all weekend long. Along with a large kids area, plenty of picnic space and live music to enjoy throughout the event. Spring Fiesta in the Park is presented by your local Ford Dealers.
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3rd Retro Modern Home Tour

April 6 @ 12:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Audubon Park Garden District Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
$20 – $30

The Audubon Park Garden District, a Great American Main Street Award-winning neighborhood in Orlando, Florida, will host its Retro Modern Home Tour on Saturday, April 6, 2019. This self-guided tour will feature beautiful examples of mid-century modern architecture, as well as stunning modern designs.
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W I G F E S T – A Celebration of Hair!

April 6 @ 8:00 pm – April 7 @ 2:30 am
Parliament House Orlando, 410 N Orange Blossom Trail 
Orlando, FL 32805 United States + Google Map
Various prices

Join us as we celebrate all this HAIR! WIGFEST is a completely immersive experience where you become part of the party! The brainchild of Miss Darcel Stevens, we invite you to wear your most fabulous wig for a chance to win $300 CASH. Join us outside for the most outrageous WIG FASHION SHOW right down the middle of the courtyard.
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SUNDAY, APRIL 7

Pride Pole Redux!

April 7 @ 11:00 am – 4:00 pm
LGBT+ Center Orlando – The Center, 946 N Mills Ave 
Orlando, FL 32803 United States + Google Map
FREE

Volunteers are needed to help Macrame Momma on Sunday, April 7 or Sunday, April 14 between 11 a.m. and 4 p.m. as she cuts, knots and fringes cords for the Pride Pole wrap!
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