Friday, March 31, 2017

Weekend Top 6 Picks for April 1st and 2nd.

Saturday April 1, 2017 (April Fools Day)
1pm to Midnight Donations. Relay for Life. Dr. Phillips High School, 6500 Turkey Lake Road, Orlando, FL. 1 in 3 women and 1 in 2 men in the U.S. will be diagnosed with cancer in their lifetime. One of those people could be you or someone you love. That's why we Relay. When you join a Relay For Life event, you're helping the American Cancer Society fund groundbreaking research, crucial patient care programs, and education and prevention information. When you Relay, you help save lives.

4:30pmto 6:30pm Free. Market2Park. Shady Park Hannibal Square New England and Pennsylvania Ave. Winter Park FL.

7pm to 10pm Free. Then There Were 4. Gator Grill 9 North Central Ave, Umatilla, Florida 32784. Join The musicians on April Fool's Day at Gator Grill in scenic downtown Umatilla, TTW4 is coming to Lake County!
A special guest Clyde will be sitting in.
There's a wine event going on from 5-8pm for $25, and we start at 7pm.. So taste some wine, and/or check out their menu and have dinner, then spend some time with TTW4!

Sunday April 2, 2017
Noon to 5pm. Fresh Squeezed. Morean Arts Center 719 Central Avenue St. Petersburg, FL 33701. Performance art you can drink with a straw! March 11 - April 30, 2017 (140 hours over 23 days)As part of the six-artist exhibition “Fresh Squeezed: Emerging Artists in Florida” at the Morean Arts Center in St. Petersburg, award-winning performance artist Brian Feldman will be presenting a juicy new project of the same name; his first in Tampa Bay.
“Fresh Squeezed” will be the longest performance art piece in Pinellas County history, as well as of Brian’s career, at 140 hours over 23 days.
During each weekend of the exhibition, Brian Feldman will be in the gallery window meticulously making and serving 100% fresh squeezed Florida orange juice in compostable cups for gallery goers to enjoy, and all for the price of a drawing.Draw him a picture of an orange for a small!
A picture of a glass of orange juice gets you a medium!
Or you can draw Brian making your orange juice and receive a large!
Oranges provided by Maxwell Groves est. 1935.
Colored pencils, crayons, markers, watercolor paint sets and card stock paper will all be provided.
The gallery walls surrounding Brian are envisioned to be filled with over a thousand drawings by the end of the exhibition.
The performance will be live streamed in its entirety at
“Fresh Squeezed” references [1] both parts of the exhibition’s name (literally “Fresh Squeezed,” and “Emerging” [newly created, i.e. orange juice]); [2] the once-proud citrus industry in Pinellas County, 90 years removed from its heyday*; [3] Brian’s lifelong love of fresh squeezed Florida orange juice (that you can chew!), thanks to his grandfather’s daily act of making it for him as a child; and [4] his career-long exploration of durational and participatory performance art.
presented as part of
Fresh Squeezed: Emerging Artists in Florida
Amanda Cooper, Curator of Exhibitions
Kelsey Nagy, Assistant Curator of Exhibitions
But that’s not all! Every weekend during the month of April, when not making 100% fresh squeezed orange Florida juice at the Morean, Brian will be presenting the St. Pete Tour of his acclaimed Pulitzer Prize-submitted “Dishwasher (St. Pete Tour)” performance. Tickets are available at
Friday & Saturdays: 10am-5pm (7 hours)
Sundays: 12-5pm (5 hours)
No performance Friday, March 31 due to The Skill Crane Kid (Gasp! The Gasparilla Fringe Festival 2017).
Modified hours on Saturday, April 1: 1-5pm (4 hours)
*Bonus* Pre-Gallery Talk Day: Thursday, April 6: 2-6pm (4 hours)
Second Saturday Art Walk, April 8: 5-9pm (4 hours)

 2pm to 4pm Free. Colleen Oakley. Writer's Block Bookstore 124 E Welbourne Ave, Winter Park, Florida 32789. Join Colleen Oakley at Writer's Block Bookstore on Sunday, April 2nd as she discusses her latest book "Close Enough to Touch," an evocative, poignant, and heartrending exploration of the power and possibilities of the human heart, perfect for fans of the emotional novels of Jojo Moyes and Jodi Picoult.

4pm to 6pm Free. Outdoor Concert. Rotary Plaza at art and history center 231 Packwood Ave Maitland Fl. Maitland Stage Band.

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

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