Friday, January 16, 2015

Weekend Top 6 Picks for January 17th and 18th.

Saturday January 17, 2015
 9am to 4pm Saturday and Sunday Florida Manatee Festival and Endangered Species Parade. Three Sisters Springs Latitude: 2888872533 Longitude: -8258919102, Crystal River, Florida. This popular Florida Manatee Festival attracts over 10,000 visitors to the City of Crystal River, from which nearly half visit Three Sisters Springs. The refuge hosts mermaids, presentations by manatee scientists, spring experts and world class photographers/videographers, conservation agency booths and much more! Learn more.
$8 Adults
$2 Children Ages 4-10
FREE Children 3 And Under
$10 Dogs

10am to 10pm Saturday, 10am to 6pm Sunday. January 16-19. 10th Annual Otronicon. Orlando Science Center 777 East Princeton Street, Orlando, FL. A glimpse into the future and a demonstration of how interactive technology will impact how we work, learn and play. Partake in cutting edge video games, digital media, digital art, competitions and workshops - not to mention military and medical simulators typically not available to the public.  
$19.00 daily for adults 
$17.00 daily for students/seniors 
$13.00 daily for kids (ages 3 - 11) 
FREE daily for ages 2 and under

5pm to 8pm Free.  A Night of Fire at Crealdé. Crealdé School of Art, 600 St Andrews Blvd, Winter Park, Florida. The whole campus comes alive after dark for the fourth annual A Night of Fire. Tour the Crealdé studios and galleries, participate in workshops and demonstrations including a bronze pour, a gas kiln firing and raku firing. New this year is a light-painting photography display over the lake. Enjoy live music, refreshments and storytelling around the fire. Food from the grill provided by Millers Hardware. The evening also serves as the opening reception for the "Director's Choice V" exhibition of works by Crealde's youth faculty.

Sunday January 18, 2015
Noon to 5pm Free but get a beer or two. Sunday's with Smiling Dan. The Falcon Bar & Gallery, 819 East Washington Street, Orlando, FL.  A DJ mix for your Sunday afternoon.

2pm to 6pm Free. Barks for Beers 2015. Orlando Brewing, 1301 Atlanta Ave, Orlando, Florida. There will be live music, silent auctions, raffle items, delicious food, local vendors and, of course, great micro-brewed beer!

6pm to 9:30pm $9 Southern Fried Music. Will's Pub, 1042 N Mills Ave, Orlando, FL. Celebrate 9 years of Southern Fried music, food & fun on Sunday, January 18 at Will's Pub & lil indies!  Music from Riverbottom Nightmare Band, The Appleseed Collective, The Honeyslides & more!  A southern style barbq dinner is included in the $9 cover!
6:00pm - show at Will's, 1042 N. Mills
7:00pm - dinner
9:30pm - music at lil indies, 1036 N. Mills

Prints are available for each sketch for $250 and many originals can be purchased for $400. White museum grade shadow box frames are $100 more. You can e-mail Thor at

1 comment:

Rick Kilby said...

Don't forget the Orlando Shuffle Saturday at 3pm!