Friday, September 14, 2018

Weekend Top 6 Picks for September 15 and 16, 2018

Saturday September 15, 2018
8am to 1pm Free. Parramore Farmers Market. The east side of the Orlando City Stadium, across from City View. Purchase quality, fresh and healthy food grown in your own neighborhood by local farmers, including Fleet Farming, Growing Orlando, and other community growers.

1pm to 3pm Free. Vet Voices: 1st Highlights Presentation.  TheatreWorks Florida 8 W Palmetto St, Davenport, Florida 33837. TheatreWorks Florida and the veterans of "Vet Voices" proudly invite you to a FREE public presentation of inspirational theatrical work created entirely by the vets themselves during their first 10-week session of workshops. Come share stories of the men and women who protect our country every day in an impromptu studio setting. Support… Connect… Engage.
Please support the incredible veterans of Vet Voices as they share their military experiences in an eye-opening theatrical forum. This event is open to the Public and we encourage families to attend.
Questions to Mark Graham: or 203.952.8760.
We hope to see you at the theatre!
Mark Graham - Associate Director, Vet Voices Scott A. Cook - TWF Artistic Producer

7:30pm to 9:30pm General Admission- $20 Students/Seniors (65+)- $15 The Shift. John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center, Mandell Theater (812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803). The Shift is an annual production that showcases work from professional companies and up and coming choreographers in the Central Florida area. The goal of The Shift is to showcase new works to the Central Florida Community in the spirit of collaboration and exploration of dance as an art form.
Doors open at 7 and show is at 7:30pm.Tickets available at the door.
Sunday September 16, 2018 
Noon to 2pm Free. Orlando Flea by the Daily City. Celine Orlando 22 S. Magnolia Ave, Orlando, Florida 32801.
The Orlando Flea is Sunday September 16th 12pm-4pm at the event space Celine Orlando at 22 S. Magnolia Ave. It will feature a tightly curated collection of local and regional artisans, designers and makers along with live music, a full bar and local bites.
The Orlando Flea wants to create a community around supporting and celebrating our region's creative small business owners. There's an inspiration and energy that comes from talking with and just being around creative people doing what they love. The Orlando Flea wants to be a hub for that energy and experience.
The Orlando Flea is the latest project of The Daily City, creators of The Daily City's Food Truck Bazaar, The Daily City Cardboard Art Festival, and Big Box of Orlando (Orlando's first pop up shop!). The Daily City began in 2007 and is Orlando's longest running hyper local indie news site.
Since The Daily City publicly announced The Orlando Flea on March 1st 2018 it amassed over 500 fans at and 130+ members in the Facebook group (
Vendors: Go to the facebook group to apply. Thanks!

5pm to 7pm Tickets: $250, $200, $150. 30th Anniversary Season Gala. John and Rita Lowndes Shakespeare Center 812 E Rollins St, Orlando, FL 32803.  You’re invited to attend an evening of exceptional food, live entertainment, and memorable conversation as we celebrate Orlando Shakespeare Theater’s 30th Anniversary Season.
Book your tickets today and you will be among the select few to see a one-night-only cabaret created by In the Heights performers. The Season Gala also features an extensive variety of auction items and experiences that you won’t want to miss. Our thrilling live auction will feature an incredible vacation experience at the Walt Disney World Resort, a dinner party for 100 from Arthur’s Catering, and a luxurious staycation at the Four Seasons Resort Orlando at Walt Disney World Resort.

7pm to 9pm Free but get a beer. Stephan Mikes at the Imperial. The Imperial at Washburn Imports 1800 N Orange Ave, Orlando, Florida 32804. Contemporary Sitarist and composer Stephan Mikes plays internationally influenced tunes with Tablaji Riad Abdulsalam, Swara means truth!

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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