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You don’t usually have to look too far to find fun things to do around Central Florida, and we’ve got you covered by selecting the best of the best each week.
Laurel Lee talked through our top weekend picks early Friday morning on Orlando’s Morning News with Joe Kelley.
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The Kissimmee Valley Livestock Show has been a part of Osceola County Heritage for nearly 74 years promoting Agriculture and the education of area youth, and this year they are expanding their entertainment and educational offerings for the entire family.
Grab your friends, family and co-workers and get ready for Paws in the Park! This community wide fundraising event provides support for the more than 8,000 homeless pets who will be cared for by the Pet Alliance of Greater Orlando this year. The 2018 Paws in the Park event will be held at Lake Eola Park on Saturday, February 10th, from 11:00am until 4:00pm.
Get Sauced at the 7th Annual Winter Garden Blues & BBQ Festival! Back for the 7th year in a row, Winter Garden Blues and BBQ festival pairs the hottest Blues and Roots musicians with award winning local BBQ connoisseurs, for an afternoon celebration of true Southern Soul.
- This weekend you might want to grab an umbrella, depending on the time of day that you’re heading out. Be sure the check the icFlorida Weekend Events Weather Forecast from WFTV meteorologist Brian Shields.
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On select nights Mardi Gras nights, fans can sing along to popular hits as some of the biggest names in music take the stage, and on February 10th The Beach Boys will take the Universal Music Stage at 8:30 pm. The concerts on the Universal Music Stage are included with your Universal Studios Florida theme park admission.
Now in its second year, the Epcot International Festival of the Arts presents a multifaceted celebration of art in many forms, daily through February 19th. In addition to exhibits, seminars and workshops, highlights include 13 Food Studios, five are new, with an expanded selection of creative and delicious new tastes to savor. Also, the popular Disney on Broadway Concert Series returning Fridays through Mondays this week with Ashley Brown and Josh Strickland.
Nature Connects is an incredible exhibit features 16 sculptures in 13 displays throughout the 50-acre gardens using over 450,000 bricks. Imagine a 6-foot hummingbird hovering over a trumpet flower! Or, seeing a family of deer grazing on the grassy vista creating a very visual and fun experience for all ages.
Stay in the know about what fun things are happening throughout Central Florida at icFlorida.com.