Friday, March 23, 2018

Weekend Top 6 Picks for March 24th and 25th

Saturday March 24, 2015
9:30 AM to 5 PM. $7. 25th Annual Battle at Narcoossee Mill. Ralph V. Chisholm Regional Park, 4700 Chisholm Park Trail, St Cloud, FL 34771. See infantry, cavalry, artillery, medical and civilian reenactors. See the Traveling Florida Confederate Memorial Wall. Listen to period music by "7 lbs of Bacon" string band. Visit authentic Union and Confederate camps. Stroll “Sutler Row” with over 20 sutlers, vendors and historical displays. Try the BBQ pork sandwiches. Get a great view of the "battle" from ample bleacher seating. "school day" on Friday. Admission on Saturday & Sunday: Adults $7.00, Children (ages 5 to 12) $5.00, under age 5 are free with adult. www.battleatnarcoosseemill.com/index.htm

1 PM to 4 PM. $10. Ven a Comer Festival. Gaston Edwards Park, 1236 N Orange Ave, Orlando, FL 32804. Bringing a little piece of Mexico to the heart of Orlando! 
The festival will feature Mexican restaurants from all over Orlando. Come dance, eat and shop!
VIP bartender competition, free tequila tasting and bars offering fresh cocktails featuring Maestro Doble, Jose Cuervo, 1800 Tequila and more!
Visit a Mexican Mercadito featuring everything from aquas frescas, to chicharrones with hot sauce, fresh Mexican fruits, traditional Mexican candies, Mexican jewelry, art and more!

  • Food and beverage tastings
  • vendors - shopping
  • Bartender battle de tequila!
  • silent auctions
  • music and art
  • Family zone
  • Chance drawing ticket with each ticket purchase 21+ 
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  • 4PM to 11PM Free. Doveland Gallery Spring Reception. The opening of a very small gallery which might be the smallest in Orlando (I don't have measurements for comparison)! 9"x79" One artist, (Thomas Thorspecken of Analog Artist Digital World!) One seventh of a wall! Way too many people in our house! Enjoy wine! The drawing will be transferred to the wall in the morning and then the guests at the opening are invited to finish the painting using acrylic paints. It is Orlando's smallest gallery and the largest coloring project.

    Sunday March 25, 2016
    9:30 AM to 5 PM. $7 25th Annual Battle at Narcoossee Mill. Ralph V. Chisholm Regional Park, 4700 Chisholm Park Trail, St Cloud, FL 34771. Did you miss the battle Saturday? Here is your second chance. See infantry, cavalry, artillery, medical and civilian reenactors. See the Traveling Florida Confederate Memorial Wall. Listen to period music by "7 lbs of Bacon" string band. Visit authentic Union and Confederate camps. Stroll “Sutler Row” with over 20 sutlers, vendors and historical displays. Try the BBQ pork sandwiches. Get a great view of the "battle" from ample bleacher seating. "school day" on Friday. Admission on Saturday & Sunday: Adults $7.00, Children (ages 5 to 12) $5.00, under age 5 are free with adult. www.battleatnarcoosseemill.com/index.htm

     Noon to 3 PM Donation based. Music at the Casa. Alborea Flamenco Dancers. Casa Feliz Historic Home Museum, 656 N Park Ave, Winter Park, FL 32789. Alborea Dances is a multicultural Entertainment Dance Company, created and directed by Jenny and Ernesto Caballero, who have been dedicated to the world of dance for more than 20 years. They have combined their experiences as dance educators, performers, choreographers and events coordinators, to present dances from Spain, Bolivia and Middle Eastern countries. After many years of performing in International festivals and important venues around South America, Europe and the United States, life brought them to Florida to delight their audiences on the stages of Universal Studios, Sea World, Walt Disney World, Resorts, Hotels and Conventions. Also, they have been featured on The Travel Channel's Great Hotels Series and Orange County TV's "Central Florida's World of Dance" series.

    10PM to Midnight Free but get some coffee.  Comedy Open Mic. Austin's Coffee, 929 W Fairbanks Ave, Winter Park, FL. Free comedy show! Come out & laugh, or give it a try yourself.


    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 analogartistdigitalworld@gmail.com

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